Paramount could hardly have predicted that within the first two years of the launch of "The Godfather: Five Families," the game would generate more than $100 million in revenue.
French gamemaker Ubisoft enlisted some outside help as it looked to launch "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell" as a potential film franchise starring Tom Hardy.
Reef Entertainment, which already has a new video game in the works based on the “Rambo” films, has now locked down rights to another iconic '80s property: “Terminator.” The British gamemaker has…
Activision Blizzard is once again expected to have the best-selling game of the fall with its “Call of Duty” franchise, according to a new report by Cowen & Co. The analyst firm found that pre-orders…
Girls are playing more video games than ever, according to the Entertainment Software Association. Around 45% of all gamers are women, according to recent findings by the trade organization. Of…
Electronic Arts is breathing new life into plans to adapt its sci-fi horror videogame “Dead Space” into a potential film franchise. Justin Marks helped develop the story for the film that Neal Moritz…
Machinima has launched a series of short films based on videogame franchises ”Minecraft,” “Fallout,” “Half-Life” and “League of Legends.” First short, “Fallout Nuka Break – Red Star” bowed today on…
SAG-AFTRA is praising a federal appellate court decision on Tuesday that may bolster performers' ability to control the use of their likenesses and images. The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals said that…
DreamWorks Animation is putting a twist on the free-to-play model of mobile gaming and will pay up to $1 million in cash to players of its "Turbo Racing League" app.
It was a rough month for the video game industry in February, with the overall biz seeing sales decline 25% to generate $810 million. New high-profile game launches didn't help, with software off…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media