Starz has for the second time renewed a program before the series even debuts, this time with Michael Bay’s pirate drama “Black Sails.” As it did with Kelsey Grammer-starrer “Boss” in 2011, Starz has…
Filmmakers who've worked on tropical locations caution that crews tend to observe "island time," as if the overabundance of sun, surf, palm trees and umbrella-topped drinks has literally slowed their…
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Starz is giving a direct-to-series order for pirate adventure series "Black Sails" from exec producer Michael Bay.
In FilmDistrict's "The Rum Diary," Puerto Rico gets a rare opportunity to play its (Eisenhower-era) self, showing off its pristine blue-water beaches, steamy tropical jungles, luxury hotels and…
Eddie Izzard, Elijah Wood and Donald Sutherland will star in a two-part "Treasure Island" miniseries for Syfy.
New Line's reteaming with Walden Media and ContraFilm for a sequel to "Journey to the Center of the Earth."
The Jim Henson Co. has launched development of the feature "Happytime Murders," a puppet comedy in the film noir detective genre.
Just in time to set sail simultaneously with the release of a certain seafaring film starring Johnny Depp, a sturdy new reconstitution of Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island" is having its…
Jim Henson Co. is launching development on a trio of literary properties -- "The Boggart" by novelist Susan Cooper ("The Dark is Rising"), "The Doubtful Guest" by Edward Gorey and the fantasy…