Warner Bros. has slotted Vincenzo Natali's "Splice" for a June 4 release, following its acquisition by Joel Silver's Dark Castle Entertainment.
Clint Eastwood is circling a biopic about FBI director J. Edgar Hoover, penned by Dustin Lance Black ("Milk") and produced by Brian Grazer through Imagine Entertainment.
Following extensive objections by Writers Guild of America members, a state court judge has delayed for at least a month approval of the final settlement in the tangled WGA foreign levies case.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Warner Bros. is launching a King Arthur project with "Sherlock Holmes" helmer Guy Ritchie attached to direct and "Trainspotting" scribe John Hodge scripting for Atlas Entertainment and Hollywood Gang.
Walter Salles ("The Motorcycle Diaries") is in talks to helm the conservation-themed drama "Our Wild Life" for New Line.
IFC Films has acquired North American rights to indie romantic drama "Mercy."
Warner Bros. has tapped veteran TV writer Alexa Junge to adapt "Au Pairs," its teen drama with R.J. Cutler on board to direct.
Standard & Poor's has lowered the outlook on Lionsgate to "negative" in reaction to Carl Icahn's unsolicited tender offer to boost his stake from 19% to 29.9%.
MGM's set March 19 as the deadline for receiving binding bids on its assets.
Three years after reinventing itself as U.S. distributor, Summit Entertainment has achieved a level of prestige that comes only from winning Oscars.