Known for its big-budget tentpoles, Legendary Pictures is now ready to try its hand at lower budget fare, setting up the thriller “As Above, So Below.” John and Drew Dowdle will co-write the pic with…
Not On Budget
Adam Leon, the fast-talking first-time director of no-budget crowdpleaser "Gimme the Loot," wants to take audiences on a ride, he says. "People think that means 'The Fast and the Furious,' which I…
Netflix may be notoriously secretive about the economics of its original programming, but not everyone who works with the streaming service works quite the same way. CAA TV literary agent Peter…
The ambitious journey of Stephen King's "The Dark Tower" seven-book series to the bigscreen and TV has hit another setback, as Warner Bros., which had been in talks to take it on after Universal let…
At first glance, 20th Century Fox's "Chronicle" -- a found-footage movie that revolves around three not-so-super superheroes -- would seem the opposite of what studios are seeking to develop these…
Warner Bros.' live-action "Akira" remake has hit another speed-bump on its long road to starting production.
In the initial stages of "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol," screenwriters Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec huddled with star Tom Cruise, director Brad Bird and producer J.J. Abrams hashing over…
The 20th Century Fox drama "Unstoppable" just might live up to its title.