Eva Mendes will star in action-thriller "Curve" for Neal H. Moritz and Benderspink. Project's penned by Jamie Vanderbilt ("Zodiac") and Kimberly Johnson. Moritz and Original's Toby Jaffe are…
Publicist and journalist Sam Honigberg died of natural causes in Los Angeles on May 17. He was 95.
After co-writing the WWII drama "Valkyrie," Chris McQuarrie has turned to writing the WWI drama "No Man's Land." The battlefield drama is being mounted as a co-production between 2929 Prods. and…
Ido Haar's docu "9 Star Hotel," about illegal Palestinian construction workers building a new Israeli city in the Occupied Territories, focuses not on the obvious political ironies, but on the covert…
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisition Group opened its checkbook even wider at Cannes over the weekend, making its biggest fest buy yet for Paul W.S. Anderson's remake of "The Long Good Friday."
German helmer Angelina Maccarone's latest film, "Vivere," piles heavy emotional baggage on a slender story frame. Pic looks ravishing, featuring a nocturnal road trip through a cool kaleidoscopic…
A set-up that "The Prestige'' made into brooding drama is replayed as farce in Britcom "Magicians,'' but unfortu-nately with only mildly amusing results. Film forms a widescreen vehicle for thesps…
Actor Carl Wright, who began his career as a tap dancer and comedian, died of cancer May 19 in Chicago.
Robert Rodriguez will helm the "Barbarella" redo for a 2008 Universal release. The "Planet Terror" helmer is working with scribes Neal Purvis and Robert Wade on the remake of the 1968 film starring…
Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez is getting into the film business. The president's year-old state-sponsored studio complex Villa del Cine will funnel $18 million into "Toussaint," the pet project of…