MGM's board met Thursday morning to consider dueling takeover offers from Time Warner and Sony. A company rep described the meeting as "informational." It appears the board didn't reach a decision on…
Coming off the most crowded summer on record, Sony Pictures will try to kick off the summer season next year in late April with "XXX: State of the Union," which has been moved to April 29 from May 13.
Robin Wright Penn has signed to star in Jeff Stanzler's untitled drama for InDigEnt, the digital filmmaking initiative created by IFC Prods., Gary Winick and John Sloss.
Universal Pictures has hired Polish director Andrzej Bartkowiak ("Cradle 2 the Grave") in a pay-or-play pact to helm the studio's upcoming vidgame adaptation, "Doom." He replaces the film's original…
The Writers Guild of America West has named veteran exec and writer Gregory Bernstein to the newly created post of senior director of strategic planning.
Lions Gate Entertainment has broken the acquisitions drought on the Lido, picking up North American rights to pan-Asian horror triptych "Three ... Extremes." Purchase is the first by a U.S. company…
Starting today, patrons of AMC theaters can see (and eat) an example of the creative and innovative thinking that has kept the company out of bankruptcy court: MovieNachos.
Paramount has tapped Dean Georgaris to script thriller "Area 51" and produce with partner Michael Aguilar under their Penn Station banner along with Christine Peters and Midway Games.
Seann William Scott and Johnny Knoxville are moving to Hazzard County. The two have signed on to star in Warner Bros.' bigscreen adaptation of "The Dukes of Hazzard," the campy TV actioner that aired…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific Technical Award Comittee announced Thursday that it has selected 17 scientific and technical achievements for consideration for the 77th…
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