Top Spanish production house Sogecine has boarded choral comedy "La luna en botella" (Moon in a Bottle), which is also produced by Spain's Ikiru Films and Chris Curling's London-based Zephyr Films…
Only days after a Bollywood movie was screened in Pakistan for the first time in over 40 years, an Indian culture minister has offered to host a festival of Pakistani films in India.
A jet-black comedy about a grief-stricken British widower who wants to die and an Eastern European everyman who can't quite accommodate him, "Shut Up and Shoot Me" is tentative yet entertaining proof…
DreamWorks and Paramount will get a head start on building international awareness for its holiday musical "Dreamgirls" by showing a 20-minute segment of the film at the Cannes Film Festival on May…
Organizers of the troubled New Montreal FilmFest are seeking bankruptcy protection. Le Regroupement Pour un Festival de Cinema a Montreal has hired bankruptcy specialists Andre Allard et Associes of…
Producer Damien Saccani has placed his first project at the Walt Disney Co. since opening his Cider Mill production shingle at the studio last month, setting up Dave Collard's untitled family comedy.
Adrien Brody and Lindsay Lohan have said yes to the indie romantic comedy "Speechless." Helmer Brian Dannelly ("Saved") will direct the Sobini Films production, with shooting pegged to start later…
Jon Favreau is set to direct Marvel Studios' live-action feature "Iron Man," which will now be distribbed by Paramount. News is part of a wider announcement from Marvel outlining a barrage of…
The plagiarism scandal over Harvard soph Kaavya Viswanathan's novel "How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild, and Got a Life" has become so radioactive that it has all but killed a feature adaptation at…
Cube Vision Prods.' Ice Cube and Matt Alvarez have sealed a two-year pact with the Weinstein Co. and its Dimension Films genre arm to produce film and TV projects for both banners.