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…
After co-financing three films that made more than $300 million worldwide in 2013, David Ellison’s Skydance Productions has closed a deal to reup with Paramount Pictures. The new deal will extend the…
Syfy continues to augment its lineup with international series acquisitions, which is fine, as long as U.S. viewers don't mind a little "eh" in their accents. The latest pickups include a…
Epic Pictures Group is developing a "Rocky"-style movie version of the life of soccer superstar Lionel Messi.
After grossing more than $700 million at the worldwide box office, it seemed like a sure thing Paramount and Skydance would set up another installment of the “Mission: Impossible” franchise and they…
In a pre-Cannes move, Daniel Wagner has formed BiFrost Pictures Inc. as a specialty financing and production company with the goal of investing in four to six movies annually with budgets up to $20…
All Oscar Faura asked for were sunny days on the set of "The Impossible" in Thailand. But when the rain poured down on what were supposed to be dry and muggy locations, the d.p. moved quick to create…
In order to tell the true story of one family's survival of the catastrophic 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, Bayona had to recreate the disaster itself.
LONDON -- An international cast including "Resident Evil: Retribution" star Bingbing Li and Spanish actress Maria Valverde will star in British helmer Alastair Paton's action fantasy "400 Boys."
National Geographic will breathe fire into Western folklore with a new TV spesh.