There are a number of reasons for the slowdown and we've all heard them: With more choices for entertainment, the target audience (young males) is simply not as movie-oriented.
That's the challenge Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures are facing with Jackie Robinson biopic "42," touting it as "The true story of an American legend."
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
This is not quite "Big Momma's House: The Musical." But maybe it should have been.
Broadway director Kenny Leon ("Fences," "Raisin in the Sun") has been tapped to helm "Cotton," an indie feature based on the memoir by rape victim Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and the man she mistakenly…
Martin Lawrence is returning to his signature comedy franchise "Big Momma's House," and will be joined by Brandon T. Jackson, who is fresh off his role in Fox's "Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The…
Deep River Prods., the autonomous 4-year-old shingle operated by veteran producer David Friendly and financier Marc Turtletaub, is headed for Paramount.
Julie Durk, longtime president of the Donner Co., has taken the post of senior executive and producer at Deep River Prods., the production partnership between David Friendly and Marc Turtletaub.
Andy Friendly, president of programming and production for syndie powerhouse King World, is ankling the company. Friday will be his last official day, however, he'll serve as a consultant to King…
Producer David Friendly and financier Marc Turtletaub have formed a production company staked with $25 million they'll spend on development and overhead over the next three years The money comes from…