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The spirit is willing but the filmmaking is weak in "Arise," a touchy-feely documentary with laudable dual messages of empowering women and healing the planet.
The 24th and 25th James Bond films are in the works with John Logan coming on to write the screenplays for both.
In a way, the news out of MGM on Wednesday was merely a formality 15 years in the making -- an open acknowledgement that Gary Barber is the moneyman and Roger Birnbaum is the moviemaker.
Lion's "crown jewel" sped exit from bankruptcy
MGM's marketing chief Michael Vollman is leaving The Lion after three years.
Sony Pictures Entertainment will once again take over distribution of MGM's James Bond franchise.
Producers Michael Birnbaum and Jeremiah Chechik have used their own coin to option screen rights to the "House of Night," a series of nine young adult novels by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast.
"Flash of Genius" is anything but. Pic's pervasive blandness marks this as a theatrical also-ran.
Sea-Monkeys are swimming their way to the bigscreen. Empire Pictures has struck a deal with Transcience Corp. to develop an animated film and possible franchise from the infamous children's toy line…
Betty Thomas is in negotiations with 20th Century Fox to helm "John Tucker Must Die."
A year after teaming with Canada's CTV to form Landscape Entertainment, Bob Cooper has amassed a large slate of series, movies and miniseries in development at a variety of broadcast and cable nets.