Christopher Walken is set to star alongside Dan Fogler in "Balls of Fury," the pingpong comedy written by "Reno 911" creators Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant. Garant will direct for Rogue Films…
Carrie-Anne Moss, David Morse and Sara Roemer have been set to join Shia LaBeouf in "Disturbia," the D.J. Caruso-directed thriller from DreamWorks. Filming started Monday in Los Angeles.
Universal Pictures has made a six-figure acquisition of "How Starbucks Saved My Life" based on a 102-page proposal and attached Tom Hanks to star and Gus Van Sant to direct.
DreamWorks has found its way with "Will," acquiring the pitch from comic/scribe Demetri Martin. Comedic story centers on an ordinary guy who has settled into a typical life with a job and family.
Mindy Kaling has sold a pitch to Fox Searchlight's new teen division, marking the company's first purchase. Howard Klein will produce. Comedy is set in the world of college sororities.
Randall Emmett and George Furla's Emmett/Furla Films have teamed with Todd Nealey and Kelsey Howard's Primetime Pictures to finance and produce "Microwave Park," based on Eugene Hess' original spec…
Indie distrib Strand Releasing has lathered up a deal for North American rights to "A Soap," the debut feature by Denmark-based helmer Pernille Fischer Christensen. Pact closed just as the pic was…
Dennis Quaid and Matthew Fox are close to signing to topline Columbia Pictures' "Vantage Point" for producer Neal H. Moritz. Pete Travis is directing. Pic, written by Barry L. Levy, is a…
The Jeonju Film Festival, South Korea's second major fest after Pusan, has unveiled the program for its seventh edition, running April 27-May 5. Featuring 194 films, the event spotlights independent…
The title isn't the only thing that doesn't quite translate in "Americanese," Eric Byler's screen version of Shawn Wong's well-regarded 1995 novel. Too low-key to make much of a theatrical impact…