Morgan Creek has bought the script "Touchback" by Don Handfield with David Nutter attached to direct. High-concept drama centers on a man in his late 20s who was the star of his high school football…
"Inside Man" got off to a solid start outside the U.S., but "Pink Panther" stayed in the pink in its third frame as the top draw overseas. Steve Martin laffer pounced on $10.6 million at 4,186…
Richard Fleischer, director of such hit features as "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," "The Boston Strangler," "Fantastic Voyage" and "Tora! Tora! Tora!" died Saturday. He was 89.
Indie distrib ThinkFilm has acquired worldwide rights to "Fuck," the docu by Steve Anderson that takes an in-depth look at the expletive, featuring appearances by celebs from Drew Carey and Billy…
Rising South Korean studio Prime Entertainment, formerly known as Innotz Entertainment, has acquired local production company Corea Entertainment for a reported 15 billion won ($15.4 million).
Auds turned out for "Inside Man" over the weekend, but "V for Vendetta" isn't holding up at all. U's "Man" posted a $29 million bow, star Denzel Washington's highest to date. Pic averaged $10,280 at…
Tyro helmer Alexander Hahn's "Midsummer Madness," a $3.25 million comedy co-penned by "Carry On" veteran scribe Norman Hudis and Alexander Mahler, started principal photography at the weekend.
Spanish production and distribution house DeAPlaneta insists it will be aggressive business as usual, despite last week's sudden departure of exec prexy Alvaro Zapata, and has appointed Jose Escola…
When it comes to war, Hollywood is usually behind the times, not the lines. Since the end of WWII, war films have typically lagged the actual conflicts by five years or more. But the Iraq War may be…
For the past year, the town has been divided into two camps: the "Slump? What slump?" contingent and the "The sky is falling" faction.