Think Orson Welles. That's who Julie Taymor most resembles. She's a fierce artist from the theater who believes in the power of her visual imagination. She will fight to the death to protect her art…
Eric Eisner's getting into the movie business, launching L+E Prods. and starting production on "Hamlet 2," a high school comedy starring Steve Coogan and Catherine Keener with Andy Fleming directing.
Sony Pictures Animation is getting into the direct-to-DVD biz with a sequel to last year's "Open Season." Unit is starting production on "Open Season 2," with a 2009 release likely.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Mark Helfrich has signed on to direct the action-thriller "Five Killers" for Lionsgate.
Productivity is one quality that no studio, or any major business operation, can get enough of. So it shouldn't be surprising that Sony Pictures Entertainment has room for two hyper-productive…
Sony's box office numbers
Nearly four years into their arranged studio marriage, Michael Lynton and Amy Pascal have settled into an easy rhythm that many a wedded couple might envy.
Screen Gems topper Clint Culpepper likes to fly under the radar. As far as he's concerned, less is always more; delivering a strong bottom line to his multilabel bosses, Sony Pictures chairmen Amy…
In July, when Columbia's "Superbad" screened at Comic-Con, a confab that's become as important in gauging young male tastes as the Toronto Film Festival has in launching fall movies, the studio's…
If Jeff Blake, Sony Pictures Entertainment's vice chairman, were to be given an unofficial title, it would be head of mergers and consolidations.