“Evil Dead” helmer Fede Alvarez is in talks to direct “Dante's Inferno” for Universal. Pic would be based on the Electronic Arts video game that follows a knight who, with the help of a poet…
A ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness.
Electronic Arts is breathing new life into plans to adapt its sci-fi horror videogame “Dead Space” into a potential film franchise. Justin Marks helped develop the story for the film that Neal Moritz…
The huge slate of franchises skedded for 2015 continues to grow as Sony has now dated “Inferno,” the adaptation of Dan Brown's latest Robert Langdon book for Dec. 18, 2015. The book was released in…
In a Cannes flush with onscreen unpleasantries including multiple rapes, severed limbs and genital mutilations, no film was more deserving of a special Palme d'Horreur than the ironically titled…
Electronic Arts is in search of a new CEO. John Riccitiello announced Monday that he will step down as the head of the industry's second-largest videogame publisher after failing to meet financial…
Just days after securing additional coin from Reliance, DreamWorks is in advanced negotiations to acquire "Need for Speed," a feature adaptation of Electronic Arts' popular video game that the studio…
Electronic Arts is eager to capitalize on studios seeking their own "The Fast and the Furious"-type franchises, with the videogame publisher tapping scribe John Gatins to develop a pitch for "Need…
"Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" helmer Alex Timbers is in final negotiations to make his feature directorial debut with MGM's "Heck," based on Random House's bestselling children's book series by Dale…
Hollywood can turn comicbooks, action figures, even theme park rides into billion dollar franchises, but has yet to prove it can do the same for vidgames.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%