Below are highlights from the American Cinematheque calendar through the end of the year.
Screen Gems has acquired "Armored," a spec script by tyro James V. Simpson. Feature will be produced by Buckaroo Entertainment partners Sam Raimi and Josh Donen and Dan Farah of Farah Films.
George Clooney says he has no idea how much of an impact his charitable work and political activism make on the real world outside the bigscreen. But the numbers tell the story.
Half Shell Entertainment has acquired tyro Mike Demski's spec script "The Cobras."
New Hollywood partnerships have been as prolific in recent years as George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh's production shingle Section Eight. But after nearly seven years, Clooney and Soderbergh are…
The "Dallas" feature is no longer galloping to the starting gate. New Regency's adaptation of the popular 1970s TV sudser was set to start shooting in November but has been put on hold as the movie…
One-man-band filmmaker Kotaro Ikawa makes a fine entry into features with "Lost in Tokyo," a fluid, loose and tender look at two young men quietly mourning the loss of their buddy. Although Ikawa…
Startling shifts between post-modern comedy and brutal violence mark tyro writer-helmer Park Chulhee's "No Mercy for the Rude" as an ultra-hip variation on the ever-popular Korean hit man subgenre.
Five thirtysomething women who haven't seen each other in 14 years stage a reunion in this laid-back, intermittently interesting first film from Ecuador, "Anytime Soon." Adopting the low-key…
A book illustrator's suspicions about her husband's fidelity lead to obsessive behavior in "Irresistible," an awkward suspenser from Down Under. Pic flirts with Hitchcockian touches, but…
Bavaria Media Television has picked up worldwide distribution rights to the French television production "Bitter Tropics."