One of the most significant emerging players in the Chinese production arena is Chengtian Entertainment, a talent agency cum production firm that numbers itself among the backers of Asia's most…
Warner Bros Pictures and the Weinstein Co. have pacted with Hong Kong-based ImagiAnimation Studios to handle worldwide distribution of animated features "Gatchaman" and "Astro Boy."
Lensing has been completed on "The Forbidden Kingdom," the big budget actioner that stars Jackie Chan and Jet Li together on screen for the first time.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Russell Mulcahy ("Resident Evil: Extinction") will helm "Zen in the Art of Slaying Vampires," a project being mobilized by CP Prods. partners Michael Cerenzie and Christine Peters.
Walden Media and Jordan Kerner have tapped Sam Weisman to direct "The Miracle of St. Anthony," a year in the life of high school basketball coach Bob Hurley Sr.
Universal Pictures has acquired Marcy Kaplan's comic pitch "Replacing the Nanny," with Kaplan to pen the script. Stuber/Parent's Mary Parent and Scott Stuber will produce.
Arts Alliance America and Netflix's Red Envelope have teamed to acquire "Confessions of a Superhero," a doc produced by "Half Nelson's" Jamie Patricof that wowed auds at South by Southwest.
Robert Redford is attached to helm the bigscreen adaptation of Richard A. Clarke's memoir "Against All Enemies" for producer John Calley.
Martin Scorsese has committed to direct an untitled documentary about the life of George Harrison.
Paramount and DreamWorks are holding the date of June 26, 2009, for "Transformers 2," with Michael Bay expected to return to direct the sequel.