Producer Robert Chartoff plans to make "Odd Days," after obtaining life rights to the story of based on Erik Aude, a football star-turned-actor who was framed for smuggling opium and initially…
Marcia Gay Harden is set to star in painter Thomas Kinkade biopic "The Christmas Cottage" for Lionsgate and the Firm. Jared Padalecki ("Supernatural") has the role of Kinkade; Harden will play the…
First Look Studios has a new look. The indie banner, acquired last month by Avi Lerner's Nu Image/Millennium Films, has reorganized with Lerner and former First Look topper Henry Winterstern as…
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Todd Phillips will produce and is eyeing to direct comedy "The Chadster" for Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment. Michael Samonek is aboard to pen the script, based on his original pitch.
Amy Adams will pal around with Francis McDormand in Focus Features' upcoming period tale "Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day." In the romantic tale, set in 1939, Adams will portray an American songbird…
Matthew Broderick, Virginia Madsen and Alan Alda have signed on to star in "Diminished Capacity," a comedy about family and memory loss produced by Gotham-based Plum Pictures.
Warner Bros. has locked up a fresh take on the superhero canon. David Goyer, who helped return Batman to the bigscreen, will produce "Super Max," a tale that finds DC Comics' superhero the Green…
Universal is ready for "A Whole New Hugh," from Ed Helms and Judd Apatow. U bought the comedy pitch by Helms, Jake Fleisher and Ian Berger for Apatow to produce through his shingle on the lot.
The music does the talking in "Nomadak Tx," an exhilarating, feverishly globe-hopping doc that follows Basque musical duo Oreka Tx as they seek out fellow artists in far-flung nomadic societies. Very…
Withoutabox has formed a partnership agreement with the Cannes fest's Short Film Corner mini-mart, now in its fourth year.
Ying Liang's second film, shot on low-end equipment with nonprofessional actors, fully lives up to the promise of his brilliant, similarly impoverished debut "Taking Father Home." Ying's unerring eye…