Nickelodeon Movies and the Collective are teaming to produce an action comedy film starring Drake Bell and Josh Peck, leads of the Nick series "Drake & Josh."
Documeisters Morgan Spurlock and Nick Broomfield will teach master classes at Britdoc 2006, the U.K.'s first film fest dedicated to feature-length documentaries, when it launches this summer at…
Focus Features has upped Eric Carr to veep of exhibitor marketing, based in Los Angeles.
When Anthony Minghella went to Romania to shoot "Cold Mountain" in 2002, most bizzers didn't even know how to spell Bucharest, let alone find it on the map. Four years on, the country is experiencing…
Warner Bros. has tapped Phil Joanou to helm its remake of cop actioner "Sharky's Machine" and set it up with Basil Iwanyk's Thunder Road to produce. Project is a potential starring vehicle for Mark…
In the last few years, state tax credits for film and TV have transformed the way producers plot out their pics. Lousiana, New Mexico, South Carolina, Montana, New York -- almost every state on the…
DreamWorks Animation has harvested the music-driven CG-animation project "Punk Farm," picking up film rights to the children's book of the same name and hiring "Ice Age: The Meltdown" co-writer Jim…
Large-screen exhibitor Imax Corp. has inked a multitheater deal with CineMagic Theaters of Minneapolis for two Imax theaters in CineMagic multiplexes, with a potential third under discussion.
Seventeen years after the fall of the Iron Curtain, Bulgaria remains on the periphery of capitalist culture. In the country's capital of Sofia, Coca-Cola and other Western corporate logos adorn…
Paul Giamatti and Chris Evans have joined the cast of Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini's bigscreen adaptation of "The Nanny Diaries."
Threading through towering, bumping thunderstorms, our plane heads over the Baltic in the direction that Napoleon, Hitler and so many other ambitious invaders had taken before. A welcoming, if…