"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.
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.
"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.
Michael Moore's "Sicko" looks pretty healthy heading into its first weekend of national release. Pic opened a week early in Gotham alone and collected $70,000 from just one Upper West Side AMC/Loews…
With half an eye on Italy, and Sicily in particular, but embracing the sun-drenched island's history as a crossroads of nations, the 53rd Taormina Film Festival encapsulated the rejuvenated spirit…
Game, set, match Pixar. With last week's reorg of Disney animation, John Lasseter and Ed Catmull gained control over all Mouse House feature toons and won their pitched battle against DVD sequels.
Danny DeVito will be feted at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival with its Crystal Globe nod for contribution to world cinema. He will also introduce the fest's competition screening of director Jake…