Warner Bros. Pictures has staked its "Get Smart" star Steve Carell to a three-year first-look deal. Carell has formed Carousel Prods. Vance DeGeneres and Charlie Hartsock will run the shingle, which…
Fox is developing a redo of Jennifer Saunders' enduring Britcom "Absolutely Fabulous," to be exec produced by Mitch Hurwitz, Eric Tannenbaum and Kim Tannenbaum for Sony Pictures TV, Tantamount and…
Producer Howard Baldwin is serving up a feature about tennis legend Bill Tilden.
In 2004, the year of the last presidential election, Michael Moore's Bush administration takedown "Fahrenheit 9/11" went on to become the highest-grossing docu of all time, proving that timing is…
Marvel's superheroes are staying put in Hollywood. Marvel Studios has inked a deal with Raleigh Studios to lense the company's next four pics in Manhattan Beach. Marvel's film division also will move…
The Dubai Intl. film fest, which unspools Dec. 11-18, has added a new programming structure ahead of its fifth edition.
The success of last summer's "Transformers" may have launched a lucrative new franchise for DreamWorks and Paramount, but for Hasbro, the movie served as one major promotional platform to sell a lot…
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Canuck distrib Maple Pictures has inked an exclusive, multi-platform output deal with Miramax Films. The deal, announced Monday, is effective immediately and covers all of Canada, including Quebec.
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Abu Dhabi opened the second edition of the Circle, its annual confab dedicated to financing, production and training Middle East film talent, Monday with Fox chairman Jim Gianopoulos delivering the…