Sales company Match Factory has picked up rights to Russian helmer Ivan Vyrypaev's debut feature and Venice Film Festival competition screener "Euphoria."
Thirty-three British production outfits will be represented at Mipcom's first U.K. indies pavilion in October.
Pics on Hurricane Katrina, Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and South African freedom fighter Patrick Chamusso are among 10 films from 12 countries representing African and African-Diaspora programming…
OK, so they broke out of prison. Now what? In essence, "Prison Break" has morphed into "The Fugitive(s)," with a race to buried treasure adding an extra kick. Tautly paced, the first two episodes…
Get ready for the swag tax. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will announce today that it has reached a settlement with the Internal Revenue Service regarding income tax on Oscar gift…
Mexican Ruben Imaz Castro's "Turtle Family," Sean Ellis' Cannes market hit "Cashback" and David Straitharn-starrer "The Sensation of Sight" figure among an eclectic mix of 14 just-announced…
Sam Nazarian's Element Films, State Street Pictures and LIFT are teaming to produce comedy "College" from tyro scribes Dan Callahan and Adam Ellison. Lionsgate will release the pic through its output…
Untitled Entertainment has struck a deal with Picture Entertainment Corp. to bring William Faulkner's classic novel "The Sound and the Fury" to the bigscreen. W. Merritt Johnson will adapt.
Josh Brolin is joining Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington in Universal and Imagine Entertainment's "American Gangster," being directed by Ridley Scott and produced by Brian Grazer.
New Line has completed casting of key roles for "Hairspray," with Christopher Walken to play Wilbur Turnblad in the Adam Shankman-directed film. Walken joins John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Amanda…
Rogue Pictures has closed a deal to remake "The Last House on the Left," the 1972 horror film that started Wes Craven's career. Craven, who wrote and directed the original, will produce the remake…