Craig Turns Down Thor

As hot as superhero movies are these days, it’s hard to imagine an actor turning down the opportunity to be part of what could be another blockbuster cash machine. Nonetheless, ... Continue Reading →

Max Payne Shoots to the Top

The latest video game to make the leap to the big screen, Max Payne proved a hit with moviegoers over the weekend. Twentieth Century Fox’s adaptation of the Rockstar Games title ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Embarks on Space Odyssey

Happy Feet director George Miller has reportedly been approached by Warner Bros. to direct an outer-space version of Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey. According to Daily Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Payne Comes to Theaters

Rockstar Games’ popular video-game franchise makes a bid to erect a feature film tentpole with today’s release of 20th Century Fox’s Max Payne. The studio is hoping ... Continue Reading →

Howard Out, Cheadle In for Iron Man 2

Marvel Studios’ Iron Man 2 will go into production minus one Oscar nominee. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Terrence Howard is being replaced by Don Cheadle in the role of ... Continue Reading →

Keyframe, Kavaleer Take On Sock Monsters

Digital animation and visual effects studio Keyframe Digital Prods. has teamed with Dublin, Ireland-based Kavaleer Prods. to co-develop an animated children’s series dubbed Sock ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Trains Tiger’s Apprentice

Cartoon Network is developing a live-action/CG feature film based on the bestselling Harper Collins young adult book Tiger’s Apprentice. Oscar-nominated screenwriter David Magee ... Continue Reading →

$9.99 Gets Oscar-Qualifying Run

The independently produced stop-motion feature $9.99 will get a limited theatrical engagement to qualify for Academy Award consideration. Handled by Regent Releasing in the U.S., the ... Continue Reading →

Bell, Lucas Join Astro Boy Cast

Kristen Bell (Heroes, Gossip Girl) and Matt Lucas (Little Britain) have signed up to lend their voices to Astro Boy, Imagi Studios’ upcoming CG-animated feature film based on ... Continue Reading →

Bashir at Center of Oscar Controversy

As Oscar season heats up, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is being criticized for a change in rules that has made the Israeli animated feature Waltz With Bashir ineligible ... Continue Reading →