Thor Freudenthal ("Hotel for Dogs") is developing "Measle and the Wrathmonk" as a directing vehicle at Warner Bros. and ImageMovers.
Colin Trevorrow has been tapped to put words in the mouths of Disney's "Pet Robots." Scribe will adapt the graphic novel by Scott Christian Sava as a high-tech comedy about four students who get lost…
In its first big acquisition since being reconstituted, New Regency has acquired rights to "The End of Eternity," an Isaac Asimov time travel novel first published in 1955.
Paramount has set "Quantum of Solace" director Marc Forster to helm "World War Z," based on the Max Brooks bestselling novel about a worldwide infestation of flesh-eating zombies.
Half Shell Entertainment has acquired screen rights to "Killing Yourself to Live," a memoir by rock journalist Chuck Klosterman about his experiences going on assignment to places where famous…
This year's Stockholm Intl. Film Festival's honorees are Wong Kar Wai and Charlotte Rampling.
Just when we thought the election of Barack Obama had taken the comedy out of politics, along comes the Secret Service and puts it back in.
An "Incredible Journey" or "Homeward Bound" updated for the superhero era, "Bolt" is an OK Disney animated entry enhanced by nifty 3-D projection. The first inhouse feature from Disney Animation…
The statistics show that BAFTA favors British actors, with Brits winning 16 acting prizes in the past decade vs. seven Oscars.
Two British films combined to gross $1.5 billion worldwide this summer. A third, released this fall, could take that total over the $2 billion mark.
Clint Eastwood is in talks to direct the supernatural thriller "Hereafter" for DreamWorks.