Distributor-turned-producer Target Entertainment has brokered a co-production deal with HBO for British producer Tiger Aspect's BBC political drama "Pinochet in Suburbia."
Sprockets Toronto Film Festival for Children unveiled its inaugural industry event, Next Generation Now, on Tuesday.
A restored version of 1914 ancient-Rome epic "Cabiria," a landmark Italian silent, will unspool as a special event at the Cannes Film Festival in May. Helmer Giovanni Pastrone's pic, reconstructed…
In weather terms, the 9th Malaga Spanish Film Festival started as a wash-out.
Pedro Almodovar's Penelope Cruz starrer "Volver" grossed E1.7 million ($2.2 million) in Spain in its first weekend off 223 copies, with four more theaters still to declare takings Tuesday. Result was…
"Chicago" producer Marty Richards has filed a $10 million lawsuit, charging that Miramax Films Corp. failed to pay the producer its share of hundreds of millions of dollars the movie earned.
Paramount has hired documaker Dana Adam Shapiro ("Murderball") to adapt and direct "The Every Boy," based on his debut novel of the same name, and set it up with Brad Pitt's Plan B to produce.
Shohreh Aghdashloo is joining the cast of New Line's "Nativity" as St. Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist. Thesp, who's in final negotiations for the role, will play opposite Keisha Castle-Hughes…
Josh Hartnett and Samuel L. Jackson will star in "Resurrecting the Champ," the Rod Lurie-directed drama. The Yari Film Group is co-producing with Phoenix Pictures. Filming begins June 19 in Calgary.
Warner Bros. Pictures has upped Dan Lin to senior VP of production. In announcing the promotion, Warners production prexy Jeff Robinov said Lin has "great taste" in finding projects that have aud…
Joseph Morder has fashioned a bittersweet oddity about the joys and pitfalls of history, inertia and nostalgia in "El Cantor." Episodic tale of a man who returns to the Gallic port city of Le Havre…