Iraq clearly captured voters' hearts in Oscar's short list of docu contenders, as four of the 15 pics cited were devoted to the Middle East war: "My Country, My Country," "Iraq in Fragments," "The…
M. Night Shyamalan has fired UTA, the agency that repped him for a decade, to sign with CAA. The move comes after Shyamalan's latest film, "Lady in the Water," grossed $42 million for Warner Bros.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. will honor Warren Beatty with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the Golden Globe Awards in January.
Beta Cinema and Tele Munchen Group on Wednesday announced a slew of deals inked at and after the recently wrapped American Film Market. Beta said it had signed about 30 licensing contracts, including…
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts has launched a short film competish designed to get the public to engage more with filmmaking.
Tele Munchen Group announced Wednesday it had acquired German language rights to a batch of pics in the works in deals completed since AFM.
James Bond is fighting fit and ready to team up with Borat to blow B.O. takings in Blighty sky high.
Paramount Vantage has scooped up film rights to Frank Portman's debut novel, "King Dork," for Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's Gary Sanchez Prods. to produce.
Aiming to pump up its 36-year-old brand, National Lampoon Inc. will begin inhouse feature production with as many as four fully financed comedies annually.
MGM has acquired worldwide rights, excluding a handful of European territories, to Douglas Mackinnon's debut movie, "The Flying Scotsman," a biopic of Scottish cycling champion Graham Obree.
Chief Beach Boy Brian Wilson has made a deal with producer Mark Gordon to tell his life story in a feature film. Gordon is teaming with filmmaker David Leaf (who chronicled Wilson's creation of the…