A group of documentary directors are teaming for a docu based on "Freakonomics," the bestselling book in which economist Steven D. Levitt uses theory and statistics to analyze pop culture phenomena.
The writers strike has scratched two more feature films that were headed for the start gate next year.
In its most drastic measure ever against Hollywood, Chinese authorities have banned the release of American pics for at least three months.
Curious Pictures, the Gotham animation studio known for Disney's "Little Einsteins," is teaming with James Patterson Entertainment to produce longform animated media based on the author's books…
Michael Mann and Johnny Depp will make "Public Enemies" for Universal. Drama is set during the great crime wave of 1933-34. Depp will play John Dillinger, considered the most notorious gangster of…
Argentina's biggest indie sales agent, Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl., has picked up worldwide sales rights outside Latin America for Argentine detective caper "La senal," a box-office hit that marked…
The entire BAFTA membership, rather than a jury, will vote to choose the winner of the foreign-language film honor at the British Academy Film Awards for the first time.
Das Films and Blumhouse Prods. are teaming on an adaptation of John Marks' novel "Fangland" that is shaping up as a star vehicle for Hilary Swank.
The Japan Media Arts Festival has announced its winners for 2007, with Keiichi Hara's feature toon "Summer Days With Coo" scooping the Grand Prize for animation.
With the strike squeezing off the pilot script pipeline, CBS is turning to feature film scripts in a bid to find potential material for new series.
Will Ferrell and a trio of up-and-coming comics are hitting the road in support of New Line's "Semi-Pro," launching a multicity college standup tour linked to his FunnyorDie website.