Electronic Arts is looking to pull gamers back in. Publisher is developing "The Godfather II," a sequel to its 2006 videogame based on the classic Paramount film, for release in February.
New Line is planning production early next year on an untitled drama about Parkour -- a free-jumping extreme sport in which agile practitioners run and jump from rooftops -- with Richie Smyth making…
Maverick Films topper Mark Morgan is parting ways with partner Guy Oseary and relaunching the company under a new name.
Production has begun on "Saint John of Las Vegas," a drama that stars Steve Buscemi, Romany Malco, Emily Mortimer, Tim Blake Nelson, John Cho, Emmanuelle Chriqui and Peter Dinklage.
Columbia Pictures has acquired screen rights to "Maximum Ride," the bestselling young adult novel series by James Patterson.
Tokyo-based distrib and exhib T-Joy has inked an unusual deal with Korean counterpart CJ Entertainment to screen pics from each other's line-ups in their theaters.
India's Palador Pictures is working with the Swedish Embassy in India to commemorate helmer Ingmar Bergman, who died last summer.
Helmer Ann Hui will receive the Grand Prize laureate of Japan's prestigious Fukuoka Prize in the city of Fukuoka on Sept. 14.
Dennis Hopper will be the subject of an exhibition, "Dennis Hopper & the New Hollywood," which will open Oct. 13 at the Cinematheque Francaise in Paris.
The dating game for movies is more popular than ever as distributors comb the release calendar to check for openings and survey the competition.