In a reversal of roles, Avi Lerner's Nu Image/Millennium Films is in talks to buy First Look Pictures. Move comes 2½ weeks after Henry Winterstern stepped down as First Look CEO, following two years…
Revolution topper Joe Roth and Julie Taymor are tussling over dueling cuts of "Across the Universe," Taymor's Beatles-fueled tuner. The exec, a director himself, apparently recut Taymor's pic without…
The new United Artists led by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner is in talks to acquire "Youth Without Youth," Francis Ford Coppola's first film since 1997's "Rainmaker." Move would reunite Coppola with…
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Shochiku has purchased worldwide rights, including Japan, to Fumihiko Sori's CG feature "Vexille."
Lynda Obst is reteaming with Marc Rosen -- who is exiting Heyday Films -- to form a new production company that will remain at Paramount, where Obst recently reupped her deal.
Where there's Sparks, there's heat. New Line Cinema, which had a sleeper hit with "The Notebook," has snapped up screen rights to another Nicholas Sparks bestseller, "Dear John," and attached…
Universal Pictures has set Angelina Jolie to star alongside James McAvoy and Morgan Freeman in "Wanted," an action film based on a graphic novel that Timur Bekmambetov will direct. Pic will be…
Warner Bros. has preemptively snapped up an untitled comedy pitch by Mike Lisbe and Nate Reger ("Space Invader") set in the world of wild animal training for mid- against high-six figures. Feature…
HBO Films is developing a movie about the life of legendary blues musician Robert Johnson and has attached "Ray" scribe James L. White to pen the screenplay.
Codeblack Entertainment has started production on "A Good Man Is Hard to Find," the first project under its deal with 20th Century Fox's recently launched faith-based label, FoxFaith.