Hiring George Lucas' shops have required tentpole-sized budgets, forcing most productions to go elsewhere. So it's been surprising to see lower-budgeted pics like "Lions for Lambs" and "There Will Be…
DreamWorks-Paramount's "The Heartbreak Kid" may have broken the hearts of studio execs with its disappointing domestic gross, but the Ben Stiller laffer continues to do solid business overseas.
When "Michael Clayton" opens the Dubai Film Fest Dec. 9, George Clooney will offer some red-carpet glamour -- and some sobering non-glitzy talk.
Top Uruguayan production shingle Control Z Films has pre-sold Adrian Biniez's "Gigante" to Germany's ZDF/Arte.
New Line's fantasy epic "The Golden Compass" looks to strike gold at the European box office this weekend with openings in major territories U.K., Germany, France, Spain and Russia.
The Weinstein Company has picked up the 3-D animated Christmas film "Niko & the Way to the Stars" for all English-language and Latin American territories.
J.K. Rowling and producer Alison Owen ("Brick Lane") were among those feted at the U.K.'s 17th Women in Film and Television Awards, dished out over lunch at London's Hilton, Park Lane.
Josh Lucas will star in "God's Spy," a U.K.-Canadian thriller to be directed by Andy Morahan. Brian Phelan script is based on the events that culminated in the discovery of Italian banker Roberto…
Charlie Mitchell has joined Matthew Vaughn and Kris Thykier's MARV Films as head of development.
Columbia Pictures has acquired screen rights to "No Impact Man," an upcoming book by Colin Beavan about his yearlong attempt to live a green lifestyle in Manhattan.