| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:11 PM
The bro-heavy "Point Break" reboot has found its female lead. Teresa Palmer, the Australian actress best known for her role in the zombie love story "Warm Bodies," has joined the cast of the upcoming crime thriller, Alcon Entertainment announced Monday....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Is the son of Zeus having an identity crisis? The newly released second trailer for Brett Ratner's 3-D action epic "Hercules" finds Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson playing the mythical Greek warrior as something of a reluctant hero.
"I only want to be a...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The Wachowskis' new movie won't be rising this summer.
On Tuesday -- roughly six weeks ahead of its July opening -- Warner Bros. announced that "Jupiter Ascending," the latest film from siblings Andy and Lana Wachowski, would be bumped eight months to...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:29 PM
First thing first. It didn't send a great message late Tuesday when Warner Bros. unexpectedly said it was moving "Jupiter Ascending," the Wachoswkis' return to live-action summer filmmaking, out of, well, the summer. The Channing Tatum-Mila Kunis sci-fi...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Jon M. Chu is in talks with Lionsgate to direct "Now You See Me 2," which is set for a fall start.
The studio has been touting "Now You See Me 2" as a key component in its strategy to capitalize on franchises. It has not yet dated the sequel.
| May 14, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Edgar Ramirez is paddling out to "Point Break," Alcon Entertainment's reboot of the 1991 surf-crime flick about a hot-shot FBI agent who infiltrates a group of thrill-seeking bank robbers, the film's producers announced Wednesday.
Ramirez, the Emmy-...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Ken Schapiro, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's chief strategic officer, will be departing the company at the end of this month.
Chairman and CEO Gary Barber made the announcement Thursday.
"I am fully supportive of Ken's decision," Barber said. "He has done an...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Wipeout! Action star Gerard Butler won't be starring in Alcon Entertainment's remake of the 1991 surf-crime thriller "Point Break" after all, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Butler was to follow in Patrick Swayze's footsteps as the nirvana-...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Sydney native Luke Bracey debuted on Australian TV series "Home and Away" in 2009, and landed his first film role opposite Leighton Meester in 2011's romance adventure "Monte Carlo," followed by "G.I. Joe: Retaliation." He next joins Pierce Brosnan in...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:35 PM
If Justin Bieber is retiring, as he tweeted rather dubiously on Christmas Eve, does that make "Justin Bieber's Believe" his version of "The Last Waltz"?
The teen-pop superstar (and his handlers) probably wouldn't reject the idea.
A brisk 90 minutes of...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Branded entertainment gets a bad rep when it's more promotional plug than entertaining distraction. But when it's done well, you get content that connects with consumers in the best way possible -- creating goodwill for a company while selling goods at...