Billy Crudup has been set to play FBI director J. Edgar Hoover in "Public Enemies," the Michael Mann-directed crime drama for Universal that stars Johnny Depp as John Dillinger.
Thomas Haden Church will star with Kate Hudson in "Big Eyes."
William Monahan has teamed with Quentin Curtis to acquire rights to the Ken Bruen novel "London Boulevard."
Universal is developing a feature called "Kill the Messenger" based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb.
Veteran international film distribution exec Sandy Cobe died Feb. 20 in Los Angeles after a long illness.
"Alvin and the Chipmunks" bounded off shelves Tuesday to become the fastest selling DVD of the year.
Laura Bialis' absorbing "Refusenik" charts the decades-long struggle of Soviet Jews and their advocates to pressure the former Soviet Union into letting its oppressed Jewish citizenry emigrate.
While the TV business community gathered at NATPE in Las Vegas in January to pontificate about "what if," attendees at the upcoming Mip confab will be discussing "now what."
Animated family fare "Alpha and Omega," about two kidnapped wolves trying to get back their pack, has cast Justin Long and Hayden Panettiere as the two lupine lead voices, with Christina Ricci, Danny…
Touted as the biggest Bulgarian co-production since the fall of communism, "The World Is Big and Salvation Lurks Around the Corner" is a sweet, old-fashioned intergenerational drama whose uneven…
Tribute is paid in "Citizen Nawi" to the indomitable spirit of Ezra Nawi, a gay Israeli plumber-turned-activist who helps Palestinians resist harassment from both the military and Jewish settlers.