Angelina Jolie is set to star in the film adaptation of Ayn Rand's iconic tome "Atlas Shrugged" for Lionsgate. Howard and Karen Baldwin ("Ray"), who hold the rights to Rand's most ambitious novel…
Universal Pictures has acquired "Little Lover Boy," the Rick Overton-penned spec comedy about a small-time crook who gets abducted by aliens, swipes their spaceship and teams with an alien pilot for…
Katie Cassidy is in final negotiations to star in the "Revenge of the Nerds" redo for Fox Atomic. Kyle Newman is helming the McG-produced remake of the classic 1984 comedy.
The most sought-after movie of Toronto appeared to have found a buyer late Wednesday: Sony Pictures Classics has essentially agreed to a deal to buy Paul Verhoeven's "Black Book."
“Arrested Development” co-exec producer Dean Lorey has made a seven-figure, three-book deal with HarperCollins Children’s Books for a fantasy series that starts with “Nightmare Academy.” Deal comes a…
Warner Bros. Pictures has found its leading lady for Will Smith starrer "I Am Legend" in Brazilian thesp Alice Braga. Helmer Francis Lawrence is set to start lensing the long-gestating film in Gotham…
Helmer Marcelo Gomes' debut pic "Cinema, aspirinas e urubus" (Movies, Aspirin and Vultures) is Brazil's entry for consideration for foreign-language film Oscar.
The Hollywood Post Alliance has tapped vet Emory Cohen to receive the org's first outstanding contribution to advancing post-production award.
Sven Nykvist, one of the all-time great cinematographers whose enduring legacy will be the more than two-dozen films he shot for fellow Swede Ingmar Bergman, died Wednesday in Stockholm, Sweden. He…
Call it the Stealth Film Festival. The 22nd edition of the Boston Film Festival came and went last week, but it was so under the radar that the public and even most of the local press remained…
In New York: On Monday, Peter Gelb kicks off his regime at the Metropolitan Opera with Puccini's "Madama Butterfly" -- and we can gander at an entirely different kind of red carpet excitement. The…