Each week Variety publishes ListenFirst Digital Audience Ratings (DAR) – Film, a measurement of fan engagement across all the major digital platforms as it relates to film (see the TV version here)…
Just when you thought it was safe to open your closet, the first trailer for MGM’s remake of “Poltergeist” has arrived to traumatize you all over again. (Much like the original, viewers with a fear…
In order to avoid a Valentine’s Day weekend showdown with “Fifty Shades of Grey,” Fox has moved the Nicholas Sparks’ drama “The Longest Ride” off the Feb. 13 slot and replaced it with the reboot of…
“The Following” actor Kyle Catlett is looking to go from being terrorized by serial killers to being spooked by ghosts in MGM’s reboot of “Poltergeist.” Sam Rockwell and Rosemarie DeWitt are already…
Sam Rockwell is in early talks to co-star with Rosemarie DeWitt in MGM's "Poltergeist" reboot.
Longtime international motion picture publicist Bill Edwards, who spent much of his career at MGM, died Wednesday at the age of 84. Despite Edwards being unwell for the past two-three months, his…
Veteran show business execs Harry Sloan and Jeff Sagansky are launching Silver Eagle Acquisition Corp. with plans to raise $250 million through an initial public offering. The duo, who tapped the…
MGM is teaming with Fox 2000 Pictures to co-finance and distribute its reboot of "Poltergeist." MGM had announced in March that it had attached "Monster House" director Gil Kenan to helm the thriller…
MGM is moving ahead on its reboot of the "Poltergeist" franchise with a late-summer start date of production.
John Powers Middleton and Roy Lee have invested in Joe Drake and Nathan Kahane's Good Universe after collaborating with the financing-sales-distribution outfit on "Oldboy" and "Poltergeist."