When MTV bought Harmonix, developer of the ultrasuccessful "Guitar Hero" vidgames, Activision's inhouse team Neversoft was left with the unenviable position of taking over a beloved series.
Amiable but no more, "Bee Movie" puts a hiveful of potent talent at the service of a zig-zigging, back-of-an-envelope story that's short on surprise and originality.
Starz Media's Manga Entertainment has created Manga.com to offer clips of movie titles from a library of animated action pics produced in Asia.
The Motion Picture Assn., together with a coalition of Japanese biz orgs, supports an amendment to Japan's Copyright Law outlawing unauthorized Internet downloads of copyrighted content, MPAA prexy…
It's been 75 years since writer Robert E. Howard created "Conan the Barbarian," but the carnal warrior is still going strong in the vidgame world. THQ's new incarnation of the swordfighter delivers…
Lakeshore Entertainment and Screen Gems are teaming to bring a third installment of the "Underworld" franchise to the bigscreen. F/x maven Patrick Tatopoulos, who developed the creatures for the…
John Travolta is boarding "The Taking of Pelham 123," negotiating to join Denzel Washington in the Tony Scott-directed remake at Columbia. Travolta will play the leader of a quartet that hijacks a…
Ed Burns has inked a deal with Apple to bypass a theatrical release for his comedy drama "Purple Violets" and release the pic on iTunes.
"Hell's Kitchen" viewers who've dreamed of having Gordon Ramsay curse them out are in luck.
Spyro the Dragon could soon breathe some fire on the bigscreen: The Animation Picture Co. has optioned the rights to turn the purple star of Sierra Entertainment and Vivendi Game's vidgame franchise…
Comicbooks and graphic novels have been hot stuff at the box office the past few years. But as studios work their way through the superhero pantheon, the need for new properties to adapt has put…