New Line didn't have the only ring that ruled at the box office altar in 2002. Auds were also eager to accept DreamWorks' horror thriller "The Ring" at the end of the year, scaring up a surprising…
Joel Silver is a producer who likes to think and talk big. But even he finds himself marveling at the action surrounding Warner Bros.' "Matrix" franchise.
Former Miramax exec and indie producer Amy Israel has been named head of production at the Orphanage, the post-production outfit founded by a trio of former f/x artists at Industrial Light & Magic.
Digital Domain has tapped Brad Call as prexy of the f/x facility, as topper Scott Ross focuses his attention on developing and producing the company's own original slate of film projects.
DreamWorks Pictures has picked up FilmEngine action thriller "Wish You Were Here" as a starring vehicle for Josh Hartnett.
Revolution Studios and Columbia Pictures hope that scaring Internet users for the next three days will help sell tix for their upcoming horror pic "Darkness Falls."
MGM will distribute Mandalay Pictures' offbeat romantic comedy "Centerfold," the first project Joel Zwick is set to direct since "My Big Fat Greek Wedding."
It's definitely the year of the digital character as a cast of computer-generated beings are featured prominently in the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the visual f/x Oscar nom.
Now cleaning up at the box office with "Maid in Manhattan," Jennifer Lopez is in final negotiations to reteam with Revolution Studios on the Lasse Hallstrom-helmed drama "An Unfinished Life," a…
Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the treatment "Open Season" from cartoonist Steve Moore and producer John Carls to turn it into a computer-animated film.