Dark Castle Entertainment has set Gerard Butler, Tom Wilkinson, Thandie Newton, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges and Idris Elba to star in "RocknRolla," the crime tale Guy Ritchie wrote and is directing.
Nielsen EDI, the worldwide leader in box office measurement, is expanding its global B.O. measurement service to include Japan and South Korea, among the largest film markets in Asia.
MGM Networks is fashioning a customized MGM Channel for local audiences in the Netherlands and Flemish-speaking Belgium. Subtitled in Dutch with on-air packaging and promotions targeted to the local…
A federal jury in Manhattan has awarded $116,500 to Antidote International Films, validating its fraud claim against Laura Albert, better known by her novelist pseudonym JT LeRoy.
New Line Cinema has promoted Maggie Swisher and Nicole Butte to VP slots.Swisher has become VP of special events and will continue to report to exec VP Elissa Greer. She's been with New Line since…
Paramount Pictures has acquired "Dubai," a geopolitical drama spec script by tyro scribe Adam Cozad. Lorenzo di Bonaventura will produce, and Eric Bana will be executive producer.
Brett Ratner is set to direct "Playboy," the Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment film about the life of Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner. Brian Grazer is producing, and John Hoffman is…
"Chicago 10," the 2007 Sundance opener directed by Brett Morgen ("The Kid Stays in the Picture"), has been acquired by indie distributor Roadside Attractions.
Three people who accompanied Michael Moore to Cuba for Moore's film "Sicko" announced their intention to defend themselves against expected censure from the U.S. Treasury Dept.
"Shrek the Third" grabbed the most green overseas with a solid $48.6 million at 5,737 playdates in 45 markets, dominating a healthy frame at the international box office that is keeping foreign biz…
Cinema Expo 2007 opened with a bang today as news spread around the show's RAI center HQ that one of the major roadblocks to the expansion of digital cinema across Europe has been lifted.
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