After spending the last few weeks trying to decide on what the cost of DreamWorks’ “The Trial of the Chicago 7″ would be, the production company and director Paul Greengrass have decided to part ways…
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DreamWorks has tapped “Blue Valentine” helmer Derek Cianfrance to direct “The Light Between Oceans,” the company announced Tuesday. Pic is based on the debut novel from M.L. Stedman and will be…
HONG KONG — China’s Bona Film Group is to launch a $162 million (RMB1 billion) fund to boost its production efforts. The Wuhu Bona Film Investment Management is understood to be the first of its kind…
HONG KONG — Chinese investor Bruno Wu is planning to raise a new $500 million fund for media investments, targeting companies in China and other parts of Asia. According to The Wall Street Journal…
Even companies that churn out hits use pre-sales to minimize the downside.
When DreamWorks Studios decided to start pre-selling international territories one year ago, some observers took it as a sign that its main financier, India's Reliance Entertainment, was scaling back.
LONDON — Scotland Yard has made the U.K. newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. a "suspect" in its investigation into alleged phone-hacking and bribery, according to U.K. press reports. The…
Another blandly competent, thoroughly forgettable low-budget sci-fier assembled from the stray parts of countless other, better movies.
"The Conjuring" is the real deal: A well-made haunted house movie full of genuine claw-the-armrest scares.
DreamWorks is in early talks with John Steinbeck’s estate to acquire the rights to the author’s classic novel “The Grapes of Wrath” which Fox had previously turned into a film in 1940. The original…