| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Just after graduating from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, Destin Daniel Cretton took a job at a local short-term care facility for at-risk teenagers, hoping to save money to make short films on his own while he figured out what to do next....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Timur Bekmambetov ("Wanted") is in negotiations direct MGM's reboot of "Ben-Hur," the studio's 1959 epic starring Charlton Heston.
Sean Daniel and Joni Levin are producing the the remake. Jason Brown will exec produce with screenwriter Keith Clarke.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:26 AM
"Fifty Shades of Grey" fans, are you ready? Actors Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson have tied up the starring roles in the film adaptation of E.L. James' bestselling erotic romance.
James dropped the bombshell on Monday, announcing the casting...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:14 AM
"Fifty Shades of Grey" novelist E.L. James announced Monday morning on Twitter that Dakota Johnson had won the coveted role as college graduate Anastasia Steele in the adaptation of her bestselling erotic novel.
The role of Anastasia is the biggest to...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:38 PM
In "White House Down," aspiring Secret Service agent Channing Tatum is tasked with saving the free world -- but he may not fare as well in rescuing the summer box office fortunes of the action movie's distributor, Sony Pictures Entertainment.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:03 PM
In this action movie from apocalyptic blockbuster specialist Roland Emmerich ("Independence Day," "The Day After Tomorrow," "2012"), the White House is successfully invaded by terrorists, the president is captured and no one can save the day other than...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
MGM is teaming with Fox 2000 Pictures to co-finance and distribute its reboot of "Poltergeist."
MGM had announced in March that it had attached "Monster House" director Gil Kenan to helm the thriller with Sam Raimi ("Evil Dead") and Rob Tapert ("The...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Let us consider for a moment the Hollywood performance that never gets nominated for awards but can be just as indelible as any Oscar-winning role. I'm referring to the celebrity interview that goes viral.
Typically interviews that are done during a...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Channing Tatum and wife Jenna Dewan-Tatum have named their baby girl Everly.
The "White House Down" actor, who has also starred in "Magic Mike" and "21 Jump Street," welcomed his baby girl on May 31 in London, where he is filming the Wachowskis' sci-...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Time Warner Cable inked an expanded, multiyear carriage pact with Starz that covers the premium cabler's 15 multiplex nets, additional video-on-demand titles and rights to provide TV Everywhere access to programming online and via mobile devices.
| May 16, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Buoyed by the billion-dollar box-office blockbusters “Skyfall” and “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” MGM Holdings Inc., the parent of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., posted first-quarter net income of $57.4 million.
That was more...