Dick Van Dyke was “fine” after being rescued from a burning car on the 101 freeway, according to California Highway Patrol officials and the 87-year-old actor’s own Twitter account. “He’s fine, thank…
Foreign subsidies on visual-effects work may be enough to trigger World Trade Organization “anti-subsidy duty” rules that would impose a tariff on those vfx when they’re imported into the U.S.…
Animated features have never been more popular or more important to Hollywood. Yet the directors of some of Hollywood’s top toon hits are frustrated with the state of animated features — and some are…
Producers Elizabeth Fowler ("Devil's Knot") and Claudia Bluemhuber ("The Host") are developing a movie based on last year's rescue of Jessica Buchanan in Somalia.
Even in a suit and tie, Channing Tatum managed to look cool inside the Ziegfeld Theater's sweltering plastic tent with its malfunctioning A/C where Sony rolled the red carpet June 25 for "White House…
James Gandolfini looks to be returning to the criminal underworld, as he is in talks to join the cast of the Fox Searchlight crime pic "Animal Rescue" starring Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace.
After surviving the Austrialian criminal underworld, "Animal Kingdom" thesp James Frecheville moves to Boston's criminal underworld by joining the cast of Fox Searchlight's "Animal Rescue."
Shortly before Christmas, Fox Searchlight offered Noomi Rapace the female lead opposite Tom Hardy in Michael Roskam's drama "Animal Rescue" and Variety has learned that the "Prometheus" star has…
Int'l mavens master complex dealmaking to help Hollywood fill its global pipeline for the bigscreen.
With Neil Burger exiting to direct "Divergent," Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment are now in negotiations with "Bullhead" helmer Michael R. Roskam to direct the movie "Animal Rescue," based…
After a gloomy domestic opening, "Cloud Atlas" could use a silver lining -- and producer Grant Hill is convinced there is one, forecasting sunshine for the film's global rollout.