Rogue Pictures' "Lost Squad" has found its writer and director in Stephen St. Leger and James Mather. The Irish duo, best known for directing commercials as the team of Saint and Mather, will tackle…
FX has ponied up about $16 million for the cable TV rights to Buena Vista's hit theatrical comedy "Wild Hogs," solidifying the network as the most aggressive movie buyer in basic cable.
Millennium Films has optioned "Bangkok 8," the first in a three-book bestselling mystery series by John Burdett. "V For Vendetta" helmer James McTeigue is attached to direct.
The fragile bonds of family and the precarious conditions faced by illegal workers in the U.S. provide the background for Chris Eska's overly precious and studied feature debut, "August Evening."
Retrofitting its action franchise after a lengthy absence, Fox is looking to Bruce Willis starrer "Live Free or Die Hard" to do some hard living at the box office. Pic opens today.
Sony Pictures has greenlit an update of "The Lodger," an early Alfred Hitchcock film about a Jack the Ripper-like serial killer, for David Ondaatje to write, direct and produce.
Paramount Pictures has preemptively purchased the film rights to Boom Studios' upcoming comicbook "The Foundation." Andrew Cosby and Ross Richie, founders and owners of Boom, are producing the…
HandMade Films has hired Charles Shyer to direct "Eloise in Paris," the first of several planned bigscreen adaptations of the Kay Thompson-Hilary Knight children's book series about the precocious…
Writer-director Chris Eska's "August Evening" has been acquired by Maya Entertainment, launching its distribution division. Deal was closed following the film's world preem as part of the Los Angeles…
On the second day of Cinema Expo, Matt Groening, Baz Luhrmann and Eddie Murphy hyped their upcoming pics, James Cameron touted 3-D and Christian Grass, the new honcho at Universal Pictures Intl.…
Tom Cruise may have been shunned by the German government this week, but he is welcome in Holland. Cruise and partner Paula Wagner will make an unannounced stop at the European exhibitors confab…