| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Disney’s “Big Hero 6” soared past Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” at the box office this weekend, as both big-budget films had strong launches.
According to studio estimates, the animated action comedy grossed $56....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 11:51 AM
"Interstellar" didn't soar to its $52 million box office projection, according to final numbers released on Monday.
Christopher Nolan's film pulled in about $49.7 million in its five-day domestic launch, falling short of Sunday's $52.2 million studio...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 10:01 PM
When Disney staged the premiere this week of its new animated film “Big Hero 6” — with a traffic-stopping red carpet and towering replica of the film’s beloved robot star Baymax — at Hollywood’s El Capitan, the film&...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Richard Baker, 39
Exec VP, marketing and distribution, FilmNation Entertainment
Take one self-described nerd, mix marketing expertise gained at the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival and the Weinstein Co., and hire him at FilmNation to oversee marketing plus...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Constantin Film and Dark Horse Entertainment have launched development of a movie based on Dark Horse's graphic novel "Polar: Came from the Cold."
Constantin Film preemptively purchased the spec script for "Polar," written by Jayson Rothwell.
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:25 PM
It's been a good few weeks for director David Fincher.
His new film, "Gone Girl," based on the blockbuster bestseller by Gillian Flynn, opened Oct. 3 to strong reviews and even stronger box office. It's expected to be the No. 1 film again this weekend,...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:31 AM
I have tracked the success of Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl" -- the thriller has spent 77 weeks on our bestseller list -- and I have given the book as a gift. I have watched with anticipation as the movie was put together, cast and crew announced, and...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:17 PM
In reference to “Gone Girl” director David Fincher, Gillian Flynn — the novel’s author (and now the film’s screenwriter) — has asserted that “...even as I was writing the novel, there were certain scenes I...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:33 AM
David Fincher's film version of the Gillian Flynn bestseller "Gone Girl" is a stealthy, snake-like achievement. It's everything the book was and more — more, certainly, in its sinister, brackish atmosphere dominated by mustard-yellow fluorescence,...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:30 AM
HONG KONG -- Release of period action film "Outcast," starring Nicolas Cage and Hayden Christensen, was halted in China only hours before a scheduled wide theatrical outing.
The film which is a Chinese-French-Canadian co-production was due to have...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Ralph in Disney's "Wreck-It-Ralph" said it best.
"I am bad and that is good. I will never be good and that's not bad. There's no one I'd rather be than me."
The key to a great hero is an even greater villain.
While Ralph made the rare switch from...