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Who knew six seconds was enough time to make an entire comedy video? How about 77 comedy videos in one 8-minute marathon?
The organizers of San Diego’s Comic-Con never intended for Hollywood to steal the spotlight of its annual fanfest for all-things genre related, but it’s clear the studios and TV networks with their…
After setting up three films at Twentieth Century Fox and Warner Bros., Ubisoft Motion Pictures is ready for phase two. The film division of French game publisher Ubisoft plans to package "Watch…
Michael Bay is ready to go on a covert mission with Ubisoft, signing on to develop "Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon" into a potential film franchise at Warner Bros., with an eye to direct. Project marks…
When Hollywood takes film projects north of the border, the most frequent stop is Vancouver.
The nation and its politicians are desperately seeking an answer for a horrific event that no sane mind can grasp. And that's leading to calls for studies. Unfortunately, some parties are announcing…
Hollywood pulled the trigger on dozens of significant deals in 2012, a year peppered with optimism after an extended rough patch.
At a time when gaming franchises like "Call of Duty," "Halo" and "Assassin's Creed" are stealing younger auds away from TV shows, Mark Burnett is taking Spike TV's videogame awards directly to gamers.
As videogame publishers release a string of tentpole titles this fall, Ubisoft is the first to claim bragging rights with "Assassin's Creed III."