The digital distribution of “The Interview” has become the coming-out party for an interesting new venture operating in stealth mode in partnership with Sony Pictures. The branding for Kernel is…
The 5th Wave
Nick Robinson and Alex Roe will star opposite Chloe Moretz in Sony’s sci-fier “The 5th Wave." GK Films topper Graham King is producing with Tobey Maguire and Matthew Plouffe of Material Pictures…
J Blakeson is in talks to direct Sony’s sci-fi pic “The Fifth Wave,” which Graham King and Tobey Maguire are producing. Based on the Rick Yancey novel of the same name, the film follows a girl…
I wanted to love "Pacific Rim" more. I suspect that's a feeling most film critics had. After all, Guillermo del Toro is one of the good guys, a fantasy director with a poet's soul. And the reviews…
Sony Corp.’s chief executive says time is needed to study a proposal from a U.S. major hedge fund to spin off a part of the company’s entertainment unit. Kazuo Hirai was speaking to investors packing…
Early productions for two Hollywood-title tuners — "Secondhand Lions" and "The Jungle Book" — and the world premiere of a musical bound for New York are among the slew of notable productions to wash…
Holiday Box Office: ‘Die Hard’ limps to top spot with $38.7 mil; ‘Save Haven’ surprises with $34 mil
While Presidents Day weekend box office wasn't the expected blowout, down 10% from last year, the long holiday weekend, which began Valentine's Day for some pics, delivered enough date-night movie…
British-born Yemeni helmer Bader Ben Hirsi will shoot "Little Brides," a drama about child marriage in Yemen, with rising French star Hafsia Herzi and Paris-based Iranian actress Golshifteh Farahani…
Indies are finding new ways to fund their films
Barry L. Levy is set to pen the script for the action thriller "2" for Universal Pictures.
GK Films has acquired rights to "The 5th Wave," a proposal for a young-adult sci-fi book that is part of a planned trilogy from author Rick Yancey.