TOKYO – Not downhearted by the lackluster global response to Paramount's live action adaptation of its cult animation, leading Japanese cartoon firm Production I.G. is to produce a new “Ghost In the…
The annals of Western art are woefully sparse when it comes to female painters, which is just one of perhaps a dozen reasons that "Miss Hokusai" comes as such a refreshing anomaly among anime exports.
The Production I.G animation studio has announced the production of "Giovanni's Island."
Protagonist Pictures has concluded a raft of sales for Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline starrer "My Old Lady," the feature debut from Israel Horovitz. Pic, which is set to lense in Paris on September 26…
Swedish star Stellan Skarsgard ("Nymphomaniac") is set to exec produce an English-language feature film adaptation of late journo Stig Dagerman's "German Autumn" (Tysk Host). "Autumn" comprises a…
“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…
The Venice Film Festival doesn't have a huge role in awards season, but it's an important one.
It’s been nine years since the “Pitch Black” sequel, but Vin Diesel brought “Riddick” back in style with the world premiere at Westwood’s New Regency Aug. 28. In a sharp gray suit and shades, Diesel…
In the first major deal prior to the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, Elizabeth Olsen's romantic thriller "Therese" has been acquired for U.S. distribution.
Josh Duhamel and Dan Fogler have found themselves on several regrettable road trips, but nothing that compares to the road trip from hell their characters must endure in "Scenic Route." The actors…
Spike Lee’s fundraising effort has topped its $1.25 million goal, five days before the Aug. 21 deadline. As of 10 a.m. PDT, Lee's campaign had received $1.302,891 million from 5,368 pledges for a new…