UCI Italia, the subsidiary of Odeon & UCI Cinema Group, Europe's leading chain of cinemas, has snapped up 10 theaters from Cinestar Italia.
Italo producer Domenico Procacci has lured helmer Ferzan Ozpetek to shoot "Un Giorno Perfetto" (A Perfect Day), a multiple-strand drama set during the course of 24 hours in present-day Rome, based on…
The tills were overflowing at the European box office this weekend thanks to the allure of a quartet of tentpole sequels dreamed up across the pond.
Madrid-based arthouse distributor Karma Films has picked up Spanish rights on Thomas Balmes' documentary "Baby(ies)," which is repped by StudioCanal.
New Line has bought "The $40,000 Man," a comedy spoof penned by John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein and set it up with Benderspink.
Newmarket Films is making a rush toward "Bull Rush," buying Matt O'Neil's spec and setting up the drama with producers Aaron Ryder and Vertigo's Doug Davison and Roy Lee.
Bryan Singer's feature "Valkyrie" is shaping up at United Artists. Alongside stars Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh, new castings include Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy, Carice Van Houten and Eddie Izzard.
The Weinstein Co.'s urban banner Our Stories Films has set one of its inaugural projects, signing the duo behind TV hit "Girlfriends" to produce, write and direct.
The 12th edition of the Nantucket Film Festival wrapped Sunday, announcing winners in various prize categories. Showtime's Tony Cox award, recognizing an emerging screenwriter, went to Marc Arneson's…
Josephson Entertainment and New Regency Prods. have acquired author Michael Buckley's children's book series "The Sisters Grimm." Barry Josephson will produce.
Jack Black and Todd Phillips are teaming for the first time on Warner Bros. laffer "Man-Witch." Duo are developing for Black to star and Phillips to direct. In the comedy, Black will play a…