J.J. Abrams and “Star Wars” veteran Lawrence Kasdan have taken over screenwriting duties on “Star Wars: Episode VII,” replacing “Toy Story 3″-scribe Michael Arndt, who was originally hired to pen the…
When it announced that Robert Downey Jr. will return for two "Avengers" sequels, Marvel Studios made it clear that it has embraced Lucasfilm's method for controlling how news gets revealed about its…
Bolting WME before another round of post-merger layoffs hit in January 2010, film lit agents Bryan Besser, Adam Levine and Bill Weinstein left with plans to launch their own boutique agency.
Six months after stunning Hollywood with its LucasFilm acquisition, Disney announced that it plans to release the next three "Star Wars" films in 2015, 2017 and 2019.
Hollywood has put its top two sci-fi franchises -- "Star Wars" and "Star Trek" -- in the hands of J.J. Abrams.
Disney Channel has renewed hit animated series "Phineas and Ferb," a franchise that has rapidly become the Mouse's version of "The Simpsons" in its broad appeal and merchandising capabilities.
Tom Cruise may be turning his attention to Paramount's "One Shot" now that he's wrapped New Line's "Rock of Ages," but Universal is moving ahead on its own Cruise pic, the sci-fi epic formerly titled…
The sun shines throughout "Little Miss Sunshine," but the necessary darkness is absent.
Watching a movie is a little like going out on a date. A good first impression is very important, then if you can get through dinner without too many awkward silences, you might just have it made…
Did Disney-Pixar's withdrawal from the Intl. Animation Society make a difference in this year's Annie Awards nominations?