Times are sour in the visual effects business. Companies are folding, artists are getting stiffed, and workers are split over unionization.
With 35 films and 80 TV shows competing for attention at Comic-Con Intl. in San Diego this year, studios are eager to find any way to stand out among the 130,000 attendees with their properties.
Gersh Agency bookings: d.p.'s Caleb Deschanel on William Friedkin's "Killer Joe," Alwin Kuchler on Joseph Kosinski's "Oblivion," Tom Ackerman on Mike Mitchell's "Alvin and the Chipmunks 3D…
A satisfyingly exciting monster rally that often plays like a period swashbuckler.
Lakeshore Entertainment and Screen Gems are teaming to bring a third installment of the "Underworld" franchise to the bigscreen.
Blood feud between vampires and werewolves continues apace in aggressively amped-up sequel to surprisingly popular 2004 monster rally. Like its predecessor, pic relies heavily on grisly spectacle…