28 Entertainment has acquired film rights to the autobiography “Code Name: Johnny Walker,” the account of a Navy SEAL translator in Iraq. The book is written by the Iraqi translator under the…
Paul Greengrass' kinetic docudrama always impresses without ever connecting emotionally in quite the same way as his previous verite efforts.
Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
Lotus Entertainment and Sourian Prods. have come on board to develop Navy Seal actioner "Man of War," based on a script by playwright Joseph Sousa.
With Mark Wahlberg’s “2 Guns” aiming for the top spot at the box office this weekend, Universal is taking advantage of his spotlight by releasing the trailer for his next pic, “Lone Survivor” which…
Patriotism was in the air following the March 18 preem at the Arclight of FilmDistrict and Millennium's actioner “Olympus Has Fallen.” All of which caused pic's producer Mark Gill to recall a…
The outcome of the nighttime raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan is widely known: America's most wanted terrorist was taken down by a team of Navy SEALs.
Pic rivets for most of its running time by focusing on how one female CIA agent with a far-out hunch was instrumental in bringing down America's most wanted fugitive.
Max Martini has joined the cast of Sony's "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks, and will play the Navy Seal commander who coordinated the rescue.
Two modestly budgeted newcomers at this weekend's domestic B.O. are looking to outshine holdovers: Relativity Media's Navy Seals pic, "Act of Valor," and Lionsgate's Tyler Perry film, "Good Deeds."
A mechanically efficient yet soulless dramatization of the U.S. Navy SEALs in action, "Act of Valor" ultimately misses its target: The hearts and minds of American audiences.