Actress Pam Grier will be honored next month during a North Carolina film festival.
Canuck distrib Entertainment One will handle ThinkFilm pics in Canada via its Seville Pictures through 2010.
Michael Dougherty has teamed with Walt Disney Pictures and Robert Zemeckis' ImageMovers on "Calling All Robots," an animated sci-fi adventure the scribe plans to direct using the same type of…
In a preemptive spec deal, Dimension Films has acquired "Janky Promoters," the first script that Ice Cube has written since the final installment of his "Friday" series.
Montecito Pictures has fallen for "Underage," buying the romantic comedy spec by the writing team of Scott Neustadter and Mike Weber ("Pink Panther 2") for mid- against high-six figures.
Director Oliver Stone has set James Cromwell to play George Herbert Walker Bush and Ellen Burstyn to play former first lady Barbara Bush in "W," a drama about the formative years of their son…
Cambodian-born helmer's "Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers" can be viewed as a docu-to-drama transitional step. Again returning to his native land, Panh focuses on prostitutes living in one dilapidated…
Takahashi Izumi's "What the Heart Craves" won the Golden Digital Award in the Asian Digital Competition at the 32nd Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival while Peng Teo's "Little Moth" took the Silver…
Tobey Maguire is attached to produce "Afterburn," a comicbook adaptation that Neal Moritz's Original Films is producing.
An inspirational-minded glimpse at a steady-working senior who launched her career at a point when most performers would think about retiring.
Longtime film critic and first-time filmmaker Godfrey Cheshire revisits his ancestors' plantation in North Carolina to record its wholesale transport.