Marvel is a Glutton for Punisher

After two false starts, Marvel is attempting to once again to erect a big-screen tent pole for its comic-book property The Punisher. Daily Variety reports today that Ray Stevenson from ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Ani Rides High on Shrek

The record-breaking box office performance of Shrek the Third made for a good second quarter for DreamWorks Animation SKG. The studio yesterday reported total revenue of $222.5 million ... Continue Reading →

Izzard Takes Over as Igor’s Nemesis

Move over, Ari Gold. Eddie Izzard’s in the lab. The trades announced recently that actor and comedian Eddie Izzard (The Riches, My Super Ex-Girlfriend) has replaced Jeremy Piven ... Continue Reading →

In the Small Gets Big-Screen Treatment

The film rights to Michael Hague’s graphic novel In the Small have been snapped up by Warner Bros. and Akiva Goldsman’s Weed Road Pictures. According to Daily Variety, Hague’s ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Movie Burns Up Box Office

The Simpsons Movie was expected to gross around $50 million domestically this weekend but ended up surpassing even 20th Century Fox’s promising projections. The first feature ... Continue Reading →

Stanton Talks Wall’E at Comic-Con

Finding Nemo director Andrew Stanton took the stage before a massive audience at Comic-Con to share his thoughts and some exclusive footage from the robot movie Wall’E, his latest ... Continue Reading →

The Simpsons Movie Hits the Big Screen

It’s been a long time coming, but Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and all the other wacky residents of Springfield are finally on the big screen today. After sold-out midnight ... Continue Reading →

Happy 67th Birthday, Bugs!

Everyone’s favorite carrot-chomping, wise-cracking rabbit is celebrating his 67th birthday today. Bugs Bunny first appeared in Tex Avery’s much-loved short, A Wild Hare, ... Continue Reading →

Imageworks Hatching New Movies

As the trailer for director Robert Zemeckis’ Beowulf makes the rounds on the Internet, digital production studio Sony Pictures Imageworks announced today that it is in development ... Continue Reading →

Depp Sinks His Teath in Dark Shadows Role

Johnny Depp will be adding the role of famous bloodsucker Barnabas Collins to his growing list of oddball/creepy/crazy screen portrayals. Todays’ Daily Variety reports that Warner ... Continue Reading →