Miramax Films has pacted with IFC Films to co-distribute "Les Choristes," France's official Oscar entry for best foreign film. Pic opens nationally Friday.
John Madden has signed on to direct Miramax Films' upcoming bigscreen adaptation of the Elmore Leonard novel "Killshot."
Strike Entertainment and Gold Circle Films have joined forces on "Slither," a horror pic that marks the directing debut of James Gunn, who most recently scripted the "Dawn of the Dead" remake.
The Sundance Film Festival ended the weekend with only a few deals done, but many more on their way.
California Attorney General William Lockyer has offered a strong endorsement of the Producers Guild of America's campaign to crack down on excessive credits.
Audrey Tautou will star opposite Tom Hanks in "The Da Vinci Code," the Columbia Pictures adaptation of Dan Brown's novel. Director Ron Howard will begin production of the film in June, with Brian…
It's hard not to love the March girls of Concord, Mass., so deeply etched are Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy on the cultural and emotional landscape that they resurface from generation to generation like…
Warner Bros. has acquired Nancy Farmer's novel "House of the Scorpion" and set Jessica Postigo to write the script. The Henson Co.'s Lisa Henson and Kristine Belson will produce with Steven Pearl.
Former Cowboy Pictures topper John Vanco has been tapped VP-general manager of the IFC Center, a state-of-the-art cinema and industry facility to open this spring on the site of the Waverly Theater…
The reinvigorated Par made its presence known with a $16 mil multipic deal to acquire John Singleton's "Hustle & Flow."
Kevin Connolly, who stars in HBO's "Entourage," will make his directorial debut on indie feature "Gardener of Eden" for Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way and Gotham production unit the 7th Floor.