Picturehouse and HBO Films have set Patricia Rozema to direct "American Girl," its live-action feature starring Abigail Breslin and inspired by the line of dolls and accessories. The film has set a…
Dino and Martha De Laurentiis will partner with a trio of German producers to turn the bestselling Frank Schatzing novel "The Swarm" into a big-budget ecological disaster film. Ted Tally has been set…
Two weeks after relaunching itself as a full-service studio, Summit Entertainment has unveiled its slate of development projects, with a pair of pics -- "Get Some" and "Step Up 2" -- going into…
Disney has nabbed the rights to the life story of Penny Chenery, owner of 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat. Pic will be scripted by Mike Rich and produced by Mayhem Pictures' Mark Ciardi and…
Puma's looking to make the leap into film promotions, inking a deal with Meteor Worldwide to seek out as many as six movies for tie-ins next year.
New director of the Sydney Film Festival, Clare Stewart, has eschewed tradition by programming Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en Rose" as 54th fest's June 8 curtain raiser.
New director of the Sydney Film Festival Clare Stewart has eschewed tradition by programming Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en rose" as the 54th annual fest's June 8 curtain raiser.
Key goals are scored in every division of "Sons of Sakhnin United," an energetic, nicely balanced docu containing all the necessary elements for sports reportage with the added advantage of meatier…
Traditional and modern mores in contempo Turkey cross paths in the strikingly lensed "Bliss," an upscale meller with shades of "Knife in the Water." Formulaic yarn about a disgraced Anatolian girl…
As certain to get auds singing as the man himself, "Pete Seeger: The Power of Song" is a terrific, multilayered portrait of a singer whose legacy extends beyond music and into every major social…