After not being consulted over a writer switch on the script for the fourth "Bourne" movie, director Paul Greengrass has exited the project, according to THE PLAYLIST.
IMAX Corporation(Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures today announced that Disney's A Christmas Carol, the spectacular Disney Digital 3D(TM) holiday release from director Robert Zemeckis and starring Jim Carrey, crossed the $20 million mark at IMAX(R) theatres during Thanksgiving weekend.
THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON remained the highest-grossing film over its second week in theaters, Nov. 27-29, earning $42.9 million for Summit. THE BLIND SIDE from Warner Bros. came in second for its second week straight, earning $40.1 million.
Greg Silverman has been promoted to executive VP of creative development and production at Warner Bros. Pictures, a newly created position, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Today's print edition of THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER features a 3D print ad promoting CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS.
Charter Communications has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Paul Allen, chairman of the company, will continue to hold the largest voting interest in the company after it reduced debt by approximately 40 percent or $8 billion and cut annual interest rates by more than $830 million.
Syfy has ordered 13 episodes of the supernatural drama series Haven, based on the novella “The Colorado Kid,” from renowned author Stephen King.
Smith & Foulkes, have completed their second fantastic spot for Goodby, Silverstein & Partners' launch campaign for the HP Photosmart Premium, the world's first web-connected home printer.
4Kids Entertainment (NYSE: KDE), has been appointed as the worldwide Merchandising & Licensing Agent and Brand Manager for Dos y Dos, the world’s only Latino live-action television series recorded in Spanish and English for preschool children.
Carolina Lightcap has been promoted to president, Disney Channels Worldwide, it was announced today by Anne Sweeney, co-chair, Disney Media Networks and president, Disney/ABC Television Group, to whom she will report.
As expected THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON took a commanding lead for its opening weekend, Nov. 20-22, earning $142.8 million for Summit and the #1 slot. THE BLIND SIDE from Warner Bros. came in second for its first week, earning $34.1 million.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has signed a three-year marketing and distribution deal with CBS Films, under which Sony Pictures will handle international theatrical distribution of CBS Films productions as well as service worldwide distribution of the unit's films in the home entertainment marketplace, it was announced today by Peter Schlessel, president, Worldwide Affairs for Sony Pictures, and Jeff Blake, chairman, Sony Pictures Worldwide Marketing & Distribution. CBS Films will handle domestic theatrical distribution of all titles and retains rights in a limited number of foreign territories.
Following a tumultuous merger than many will always consider one of the worst ever to occur, Time Warner and AOL will finally be going their separate ways, DEADLINE.COM reports.
Disney's CAPTAIN NEMO: 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA never really made it ashore and the studio has now halted production indefinitely, VARIETY reports.
Kent Alterman, a former studio executive-turned-director, is in final talks to replace Lauren Corrao as president of original programming and development at Comedy Central, VARIETY reports.
As EA continues to take a hatchet to its staff counts and cuts costs at every turn, the company has set its sights on California-based developer Pandemic, USA TODAY reports.
Screaming to an huge lead for its opening weekend, Nov. 13-15, Sony's 2012 earned $65 million and the #1 slot. A CHRISTMAS CAROL raked in $22.3 million for Buena Vista and the #2 spot.
COMINGSOON.NET has a statement from MGM that confirms the studio may indeed be auctioned off in a matter of weeks.
Marvel Studios has promoted Louis D’Esposito to Co-President of Marvel Studios, the Hollywood subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: MVL).
Emma Watts has signed a three-year deal to serve as the president of production at 20th Century Fox, reports VARIETY.
Two weeks after SAG rejected a similar offer, AFTRA members have ratified a new deal with video game producers, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.