Verbinski Signs with Universal

Filmmaker Gore Verbinski, who directed the three blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean films for Disney, has inked a three-year, first-look deal with Universal Pictures, according to ... Continue Reading →

Cohen Talks More Mummy

Reviews for The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor were largely unkind, to say the least, but a $100 million worldwide opening leaves the door wide open for another sequel for the Universal ... Continue Reading →

Miki Manga to Become a Paramount Pic

Mark Crilley’s four-volume manga series, Miki Falls, has been picked up by Paramount and Brad Pitt’s Plan B production shingle, reports Variety. First introduced in 2007, ... Continue Reading →

Disney Joins Monster Attack Network

Disney has acquired rights to the AIT/Planet Lar graphic novel Monster Attack Network, according The Hollywood Reporter. The studio reportedly sees potential for a feature film franchise ... Continue Reading →

Batman Beats Dragon by a Wing

Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight won its third straight weekend at the North American box office, narrowly beating Universal’s vfx-driven adventure sequel The Mummy: Tomb of ... Continue Reading →

Mummy Rises Against Batman

The O’Connells are back in action to take on a legion of the living dead and other CG beasties in Universal’s The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor. The heavily promoted, ... Continue Reading →

Prince of Persia Pic Pushed

Fans of Ubisoft’s bestselling video game franchise Prince of Persia will have to wait a bit longer to see the property brought to the big screen. Originally slated to debut on ... Continue Reading →

Cowboy Bebop Going Live-Action?

Cowboy Bebop may be the next anime franchise to be made over as a live-action movie. iF Magazine ( reports that A Scanner Darkly producer Erwin Stoff is developing ... Continue Reading →

Sony Nibbles on Venom

Heath Ledger’s portrayal of The Joker contributed greatly to the extraordinary box office success of Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight, but can a super-villain carry an entire ... Continue Reading →

Raimi, Disney Do Superheroes

Having helmed the blockbuster Spider-Man trilogy for Sony Pictures, filmmaker Sam Raimi is set to produce a superhero flick for Disney. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that the house ... Continue Reading →