Groundbreaking Moroccan filmmakers Hicham Falah and Mohamed Chrif-Tribak are setting up a Casablanca-based production house, Clipper Films. The shingle is at an advanced stage on a film that looks to…
Fyodor Bondarchuk's Afghan war drama "9th Company" has been selected as Russia's entry in the foreign language film category of the Academy Awards.
Antonio Banderas, Meg Ryan, Colin Hanks and Selma Blair will star in George Gallo's romantic comedy "Homeland Security," which starts lensing Oct. 2 in Shreveport, La. Story concerns an uptight young…
Fox Searchlight has cornered State Street Pictures on a vigilante actioner penned by Pat Gilfillan. The indie division has picked up the script "Stephon's Corner" for State Street to produce and for…
New Line has bought comedy spec "Mild Things," from the scripting team of Michael Colton and John Aboud, and has set up the project with Paul Young and Peter Principato at their Principato-Young…
Dimension Films has acquired movie rights to “O.C.T.: Occult Crimes Taskforce,” an Image Comics series that launched in July. Dimension is crafting the project as a star vehicle for Rosario Dawson…
Hoping to match the success of "The Lord of the Rings" on the PlayStation as well as on the bigscreen, New Line has signed a videogame licensing deal with Sega for "His Dark Materials."
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, partners on "Saturday Night Live's" "Weekend Update," will star in Universal comedy "Baby Mama," which Michael McCullers will write and direct. Lorne Michaels and John…
Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon will topline New Line's Middle East political thriller "Rendition." Gavin Hood ("Tsotsi") will direct and Steve Golin will produce via his Anonymous Content…
The Hollywood Film Festival will present Forest Whitaker with its actor of the year nod and Derek Luke and Lindsay Lohan with its breakthrough acting awards.