Sony Pictures Animation has set its untitled third Smurfs movie for March 31, 2017 — the first title to be set on that date. The studio said it plans to take advantage of the run-up to Easter, which…
ANNECY, France – A Smurfs-origins storyline; a forest setting; a hunkier Papa Smurf; a village that looks less a fun holiday camp, more like enchanted woods hamlet of the original comic books: An…
Sony Pictures Animation is looking to stay in business with Genndy Tartakovsky, attaching him to direct “Hotel Transylvania 2” for the studio as well as a project he developed on his own called…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
- Oscars: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Advance in Visual Effects Race
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
With a record-breaking bow in China, Warner Bros.' "Pacific Rim" beat out overseas box office favorite "The Smurfs 2" by a hair to take first in the international marketplace.
Though they’ll both cume close to $30 million through Sunday, Universal’s “2 Guns” will undoubtedly earn more in three days than Sony’s “The Smurfs 2” in five, taking first at the domestic box…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. 2 Guns Distributor: Universal Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg make…
“Smurfs 2” earned a modest $5.2 million at the U.S. box office Wednesday as the Sony Pictures Animation sequel looks for a significant bump in overseas ticket sales. Five-day U.S. projections for the…
After overseas grosses saved “The Wolverine’s” bacon last weekend, international prospects should also keep “The Smurfs 2” from looking too blue. This weekend, Sony’s “Smurfs 2” is expected to be…
July 28 was a very big day for some very little blue creatures as the Smurfs took over Westwood’s Regency Village Theatre and 161 other theaters worldwide for “Super Smurf Sunday.” Katy Perry, Neil…
This sequel retains its predecessor's genially goofy shenanigans, incredibly corny punchlines and Hank Azaria's go-for-broke performance as Gargamel.
After shutting the door on a number of big-budget Hollywood films, China has given the greenlight to Sony’s “Smurfs” sequel, sources close to the film told Variety. Sony declined to comment. The…