China is stepping up its efforts to keep a tight rein on online activity and make sure the Internet is a platform for Communist Party doctrine, saying it will license no new Internet cafes this year…
Joe Ferreira was named general manager of the CBS Audience Network, an online syndication service that is being built to distribute video to sites like AOL, MSN and Comcast.
Naomi Watts is attached to star in the adaptation of “We Are All the Same” for the Bureau of Moving Pictures. “Hotel Rwanda” co-writer Keir Pearson is adapting the story of Gail Johnson, a white…
Matt Damon is looking to reteam with Paul Greengrass on an adaptation of “Imperial Life in the Emerald City” for Universal. Damon, who worked with Greengrass on the second and third installments in…
After tackling giant robots, "Transformers" producer Tom DeSanto is turning his attention to superheroes, securing the rights to NCsoft and Cryptic Studio's vidgame "City of Heroes."
Slow sales for the PlayStation 3 are taking their toll on Sony's U.S. vidgame division, which laid off almost 80 of its approximately 1,600 employees Wednesday.
Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson will topline Overture Films' romantic drama “Last Chance Harvey,” with shooting set to start in London in September. Joel Hopkins (“Jump Tomorrow”) will direct from…
Warner Bros. has acquired screen rights to “The Shannara,” the bestselling fantasy book series by Terry Brooks, the second biggest-selling living fantasy book writer, after Harry Potter author J.K…
It's Thundercats, ho! at Warner Bros. Studio has optioned a script by Paul Sopocy to turn the popular 1980s animated series and toy line into a live action feature. Warner-based Paula Weinstein will…
MGM is partnering with Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment to produce direct-to-DVD movies aimed at specific demos. First project from the alliance will be a remake of the 1980 thriller "Dressed…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures