Spiderwick, Jumper Hop Into Theaters

Getting a head start on the three-day weekend, two big vfx flicks arrive at the nation’s multiplexes today, each based on a book and offering a different take on the fantasy genre. ... Continue Reading →

Trek Gets Pushed Back

Star Trek Fans eagerly awaiting J.J. Abrams’ big-screen franchise reboot will have to wait until next year. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paramount pictures has done some ... Continue Reading →

Fox Sues Warner Over Watchmen

Warner Bros. and director Zack Snyder (300, Dawn of the Dead) are already in production on a feature film based on the best-selling graphic novel Watchmen, but 20th Century Fox is looking ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Phineas Grabs Ferbulous Ratings

Disney Channel’s new animated series, Phineas and Ferb, debuted as cable’s highest-rated animated series premiere on record with tweens 9-14, according to the network. In ... Continue Reading →

Weinsteins Capture Wolf Boy

Daily Variety reports that The Weinstein Co. has optioned film rights to the Evan Kuhlman book Wolf Boy: A Novel, with plans to make a feature that combines live action and animation. ... Continue Reading →

Besson Has Heart for Animation

Filmmaker Luc Besson, who made a name for himself in action films before venturing into animation with Arthur and the Invisibles, has reportedly acquired another property to be brought ... Continue Reading →

Cloverfield Sequel in the Works

Director Matt Reeves is in talks with Paramount Pictures to make a sequel to his hit monster movie, Cloverfield, according to Daily Variety. Produced by Lost creator JJ Abrams, the ... Continue Reading →

Garden of Sinners Reaps Japanese Coin

Daily Variety reports that the animated movie Kara no Kyokai’Garden of Sinners, based on a popular web comic, has been a blockbuster at Theater Shinjuku in Japan. Produced by ... Continue Reading →

Fly Me Gets Launch Date

Fly Me to the Moon, a CG-animated family feature developed specifically for stereoscopic 3-D exhibition, will be released in IMAX venues and other theaters equipped for digital 3-D ... Continue Reading →

Quaid, Tatum Lead Team Joe

Actors Dennis Quaid and Channing Tatum have signed on to lead the cast of Paramount’s live-action feature based on the G.I. Joe toy line and animated series, according to Daily ... Continue Reading →