Legendary may be getting Epic. Private equity-backed film financier Legendary Pictures is in negotiations to acquire Epic Games, the North Carolina-based developer of videogames including "Gears of…
For his next directing effort, Steven Soderbergh is plotting a 3-D live-action rock 'n' roll musical about Cleopatra. He is courting Catherine Zeta-Jones to play the Egyptian queen and Hugh Jackman…
Venice-based visual effects house Digital Domain has named vfx veteran Cliff Plumer chief exec and upped Kevin Weston to chief financial officer.
Despite a title indicating it's based on the new film, Disney's "High School Musical 3: Senior Year Dance" is more a "best of" collection of songs from all three tuners, with no coherent story and…
"Spider-Man 4" may still be a few years off, but Activision has turned the web-slinging superhero into an annual feature in its videogame lineup. This year's "Web of Shadows" uses the same…
Samsung Electronics Co. is equipping Blu-ray DVD players so they can retrieve movies and TV shows from Netflix Inc.'s Internet streaming service, accelerating Netflix's push to develop more delivery…
YouTube is going offline for its latest endeavor. The Google-owned company will host YouTube Live on Nov. 22 in San Francisco. Two-hour event will showcase talent who have become popular through…
E3 is going large again.
The defining quality of the most successful games for the Wii has been broad accessibility -- anybody can start playing and have fun, regardless of their skill level. "Wii Music" is the first mass…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp is partnering with Editions Glenat, a French comicbook publisher, to launch distribution and production shingle Europa-Glenat.