New Line has purchased David Gilcreast's comedy spec script "Cryptozoologists" and set it up with ContraFilm's Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson.
U has made a preemptive buy on a contempo thriller pitch by scribe Daniel Noah for Bobker/Kruger to produce. Daniel Bobker and Ehren Kruger will produce the high-concept crime drama for the U-based…
Allen and Albert Hughes will direct a feature about Mafia hitman Richard "Ice Man" Kuklinski. Producers Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Jason Blum have acquired screen rights to Philip Carlo book "The Ice…
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment are fast-tracking "The Changeling," with Clint Eastwood looking to direct and Angelina Jolie in talks to star. Scripted by J. Michael Straczynski, the…
Twentieth Century Fox has landed its first major network window deal for "Borat," harvesting $11 million from USA Network for a license term just shy of five years.
Two English tourists are terrorized Down Under in British-Aussie co-production "Gone," a clumsy, secondhand stab at the youth slasher market. Backpacksploitationer will go quickly to ancillary, where…
As rough and singleminded as the villains and antiheroes who populate it, Brit vigilante drama "Outlaw" is a fist in the face of politically correct, "liberal" cinema.
Sony's "Ghost Rider" rode to No. 1 for the third straight weekend at the international box office. Box office was helped by local fare performing well, as much of the Hollywood studio competish…
Lionsgate and the Firm are partnering on a feature adaptation of Thomas Kinkade's painting "The Christmas Cottage," aiming for a holiday season release.
Actress and stuntwoman Cynthia Brannon died March 4 in Los Angeles of natural causes. She was 55.
Woody Allen, Steve Martin and Martin Short are among the thesps celebrating Diane Keaton at the 34th Annual Gala Tribute at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center on April 9.