Universal Pictures and Gore Verbinski will remake the 2006 Bong Joon-ho-directed Korean thriller "The Host," with commercials director Fredrik Bond making his feature helming debut and Mark Poirier…
Sony Pictures is poised to become the first Hollywood studio to distribute Blu-ray DVDs in China. Move comes as pirates in China are beginning to trade in new forms of fake discs.
Warner Bros. has snapped up "The Days Before," a sci-fi action spec by tyro scribe Chad St. John, and set up the project with Gianni Nunnari ("300") at his Hollywood Gang shingle.
Warner Bros. has cut a seven-figure deal for the movie rights to "The Lucky One," the latest bestseller by Nicholas Sparks.
Matt Bush, Yeardley Smith, Camille Mana and Julia Ling have joined the cast of indie "High School," helmed by John Stalberg and written by Stephen Susco ("The Grudge").
MGM has acquired Amy Kathleen Ryan's young adult novel "Vibes" and tapped "Nancy Drew" screenwriter Tiffany Paulsen to adapt.
DreamWorks and Paramount have agreed to release fact-based Jamie Foxx-Robert Downey Jr. drama "The Soloist" on April 24 instead of March 13.
Journos joined movie stars and execs at Monday's "Frost/Nixon" premiere at Gotham's Ziegfeld Theater.
Monday's "Twilight" premiere at the Village and Bruin theaters was more like a return of Beatlemania or a Backstreet Boys concert circa 1999 than a movie launch, with thousands of screaming teenage…
Billing itself as "the first super disaster movie of China," multihyphenate Feng Xiaoning's natural-weather extravaganza "Super Typhoon" registers high on ambition but considerably lower in execution.
Indonesian drama "The Photograph" won the Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema (Netpac) award at the 45th Golden Horse Film Festival in Taiwan.