Jeff Robinov, former president of Warner Bros. Motion Picture Group, has inked a settlement with the Burbank studio that enables him to continue collecting a paycheck until his contract officially…
David Ellison is in talks to purchase the Santa Monica post office for his Skydance Productions banner. A rep for Ellison declined to comment. Lee Polster of WestMac, who repped Ellison on the…
After months of speculation, “Jack Reacher” helmer Chris McQuarrie has officially committed to the next installment of Paramount and Skydance’s “Mission: Impossible” franchise. McQuarrie made the…
CBS Films has acquired movie rights to Trevor Shane's sci-fi novel "Children of Paranoia" and set up the project with Akiva Goldsman to produce through his Weed Road shingle.
LONDON — The 57th BFI London Film Festival will open Oct. 9 with the European premiere of “Captain Phillips.” Pic is directed by Paul Greengrass (“United 93,” “The Bourne Supremacy”) and stars Tom…
With the Toronto Film Festival a little over a month away, Paramount Pictures’ looks to be prepping its acquisition strategy by upping Syrinthia Studer (pictured) to senior VP, marketing and…
Another weekend, another big-budget box office disappointment. This time it's Warner Bros.-Legendary Pictures' $185 million-budgeted "Pacific Rim," which collected just $38.3 million domestically.
Millennium Films and Campbell Grobman Films are partnering to bring George A. Romero's 1985 chiller "Day of the Dead" back to life.
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Jeff Robinov has departed Warner Bros. as president of Warner Bros. Motion Picture Group, culminating several weeks of mounting tensions among executives at the Burbank lot. The announcement came…