Chick lit enthusiasts going mad over the recent casting of “50 Shades of Grey” can put down their torches to mull over another femme-friendly book-to-big screen casting announcement. David Fincher…
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"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Django Unchained," "Flight," "Red Tails" and "Tyler Perry's Good Deeds" were nominated for feature film honors at the 2013 NAACP Image Awards.
In the mold of Bob Lee Swagger, Dirk Pitt and Alex Cross, "Jack Reacher" is right at home among pulp-fiction tough guys Paramount has tried to turn into franchises -- this relatively generic attempt…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
As the six Hollywood majors chant the tentpoles-and-franchises mantra, coin has been flowing toward the indie sector to fund mid-range films.
"Paranormal Activity 4" has secured the No. 1 spot at the domestic box office, as expected, with Paramount's horror sequel scaring up between $35 million-$37 million for the weekend.
Just as Tyler Perry branches out as the star of Summit's thriller "Alex Cross," Lionsgate is in final negotiations to distribute the prolific multihyphenate's next film, "Single Mom's Club."
Though this potential franchise starter may not reposition Perry, solid business looks certain.
Lionsgate has swapped release dates for a pair of its October releases, spy thriller "Alex Cross" and romantic comedy "The Big Wedding."
John C. McGinley will order Tyler Perry around in "I, Alex Cross," as the "Scrubs" star is in talks to play the chief of police in Summit Entertainment's reboot of the James Patterson novels.
Thesp Jean Reno is moving from one bestseller to another, as the "Da Vinci Code" star has signed on to join the cast of Summit Entertainment's thriller "I, Alex Cross."