Toei has cancelled the Jan. 17 release of "Fukemon," starring Masatoshi Nakamura as a handyman, because cash-strapped production company J&E Intl. failed to finish the film.
Nascent Gotham production outfit the Green Film Co. has started its third feature doc, "Gerrymandering," to go with "Freakonomics" and an untitled documentary about Barack Obama.
Lionsgate has promoted Eda Kowan to senior VP of acquisitions and co-productions under a new three- year contract.
The top grosser of the year is about to become the top homevideo seller of the year. During its first week of release, "The Dark Knight" sold more than13.5 million discs across all retail channels…
Asia's box office charts were wide open last weekend. "Twilight" and "The Day the Earth Stood Still" took top honors at the turnstiles, but there were also impressive performances by Korea's…
New Regency has acquired "Mr. Romance," a pitch for a comedy that will be helmed by "Four Christmases" director Seth Gordon. Jeff Roda ("The Siege of Fulton Avenue") will pen the script.
Tracy Morgan will star in and produce the comedy "Freshman Roommates" for Montecito and Paramount Pictures.
Universal and "Pirates of the Caribbean" helmer Gore Verbinski have acquired a 2007 Wall Street Journal article they will use as the basis for a film about the online fantasy role-playing world and…
Those who turned out for Monday's Westwood premiere of "Revolutionary Road" braved a wet and chilly night.
Forty-nine eligible songs are in the running for Oscar nominations. List includes 11 tracks from "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" and three from "Repo! The Genetic Opera."
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is accepting entries for the second Television Academy Honors Ceremony until Jan 15.