Jay Baruchel is negotiating to play the title role in "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" for Walt Disney Pictures. He joins Nicolas Cage, who plays the sorcerer in the Jon Turteltaub-directed live-action…
Overbrook Entertainment's Will Smith, James Lassiter and Ken Stovitz have teamed with Diana Jenkins' D Media to launch Red Pearl Pictures, which will distribute Western films throughout the Middle…
Paramount Pictures has acquired rights to a recent New York Times article about a 12-year-old aspiring food critic who has charmed his way into posh eateries on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Hilary Swank will star in "The Resident," a thriller set to shoot next May under the reconstituted Hammer Films banner.
Flying chairs, impromptu kissing and uncontrollable laughter were all part of Tuesday's "One Night Only... With a Little Help From Our Friends" event at Royce Hall benefiting the UCLA School of…
This is part two the nominations list for the 51st annual Grammy Awards.
The playbook for documentary theatrical distribution is under review. Successful doc distribution these days requires a multiplatform approach backed by innovative marketing initiatives.
COUNTRY: U.S. DIRECTOR: Ellen Kuras, a prolific cinematographer, makes her feature-film directorial debut with “The Betrayal.” Her co-director on the project, Thavisouk Phrasavath, is both subject…
COUNTRY: U.S. DIRECTORS: Peter Gilbert and Steve James previously collaborated on “Hoop Dreams” and “Stevie.” SUBJECT: Texas death-row chaplain Carroll Pickett, who presided over 95 executions…
COUNTRY: U.S. DIRECTOR: Scott Hamilton Kennedy began his career directing musicvideos. His first doc, “OT: Our Town,” was shortlisted for an Oscar nom. “The Garden” is his second doc. SUBJECT: A…