SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain – In a pact closed Wednesday at Spain's San Sebastian Festival, Vicente Canales' Film Factory Entertainment closed world rights outside Chile and France to the most sought-after…
Warner Bros. Entertainment and J.K. Rowling are developing a new series of films inspired by Harry Potter's Hogwarts textbook "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" and the adventures of the…
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
Dark Horse Comics will release an eight-issue mini-series based on George Lucas’ original vision of “Star Wars,” each month starting in September that runs through April 2014. The plot is based on a…
Spike Lee has cast British actress Zaraah Abrahams as the female lead in his Kickstarter-funded film. The filmmaker disclosed he had discovered Abrahams while watching “Black Girl in Paris,” a short…
FilmEngine and Benderspink are teaming to reboot 2004's "The Butterfly Effect" with original writer-director Eric Bress on board to pen the new script.
The original producers of “Dumb and Dumber” have fired back at producers of the sequel, claiming that a “pattern of unlawful and unethical behavior” has kept them off a project with which they have…
Universal’s sci-fi thriller “R.I.P.D.” appears to be dead on arrival. The $130 million-plus movie, starring Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges, may only draw $11 million this weekend at the box office…
Judging by the numbers, the 'Despicable Me' creatures' appeal is undeniable, and yet, Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri is also eager to introduce the studio's next batch of unique characters.
Machinima has launched a series of short films based on videogame franchises “Minecraft,” “Fallout,” “Half-Life” and “League of Legends.” First short, “Fallout Nuka Break – Red Star” bowed today on…