Casey Wasserman said Thursday at Variety's Sport Entertainment Summit that his grandfather Lew served as a father to him, even at a time when the MCA/Universal head was at his busiest.
Warner Bros. is turning to a familiar face to get its long-gestating "Akira" remake off the ground, as Spanish helmer Jaume Collet-Serra ("Orphan," "Unknown") is set to direct the live-action version…
Warner Bros. has set fantasy actioner "The Seventh Son" for release on Feb. 15, 2013.
Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" bowed on Wednesday in 26 overseas countries, grossing an unprecedented opening day tally of $43.6 million.
Keynote speaker Peter Guber opened Variety's Sports Entertainment Summit with a discussion of relationships.
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo's "Intruders," toplining Clive Owen, Carice van Houten, Daniel Bruhl and Pilar Lopez-Ayala and Kerry Fox, will open the 59th San Sebastian Festival, the biggest film meet in…
Warner Bros. Is in talks to cast Holt McCallany (''Lights Out'') in period drama ''The Gangster Squad.''
Christina Hendricks, Dermot Mulroney and Sarah Hyland have joined the cast of coming-of-age comedy ''Struck by Lightning'' opposite Chris Colfer and Allison Janney.
ROME -- Rutger Hauer is in advanced talks to join Alicia Scherson's ''The Future,'' the first film adaptation of cult Latin American novelist Roberto Bolano's work.
Hispano Fox Film, Fox's sub-branch distributor in Spain, has taken Spanish theatrical rights to Javier Ruiz Caldera's ''Promocion Fantasma'' (Ghost Graduation), a high-school ghost comedy.
Leading Spanish arthouse distrib-exhibitor Alta Films has closed local distribution rights to Roman Polanski's comedy ''Carnage.''