| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Stereo D, a Burbank visual effects company, plans to move a significant portion of its workforce north of the border.
The company, which specializes in the conversion of movies to a 3-D format, told employees this morning that the studio is planning...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It's becoming an annual ritual: Each summer at this time, the studios review their box office numbers and assure us, "Don't worry, next year will be better."
Hence, while summer 2014 has been blah (down almost 20%), we're reminded that in 2015, the...
| Jul 31, 2014
In the tradition of the "Harry Potter" movies, Universal Orlando has come up with a sequel. On Tuesday, Universal Studios will open Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley, a follow-up to the blockbuster boy-wizard attraction that debuted...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:43 PM
No, superstar movie director Steven Spielberg did not poach a dinosaur and then have a picture taken showing him with his trophy kill.
Hard to believe, right? Well, a photo posted on Facebook meant to be satire went viral -- being shared more than 30,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
"Mrs. Doubtfire" is getting a sequel: After more than 20 years, Robin Williams will be dusting off the floral-print dress, silvery wig and latex mask.
Fox 2000 is developing a follow-up to the 1993 comedy hit, with Williams and director Chris Columbus...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Nikki Rocco, the first female president of a theatrical distribution division at a major studio, will retire in December from Universal Pictures, where she has worked for nearly 50 years.
Rocco, who has been the head of U's domestic distribution since...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Universal saved the most anticipated for last in its CinemaCon presentation Tuesday morning. The first footage of "Fifty Shades of Grey," which studio chair Donna Langley said would be the "next iconic screen romance," looked like a love...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Their yellow, begoggled faces have covered billboards, blanketed toy store shelves, appeared in music videos and mobile games. So it's only logical that family cinema's ubiquitous, gibberish-speaking stars, the minions of "Despicable Me," now have their...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 12:45 PM
After a hoax report that Wayne Knight had died in a traffic accident near the New York–Pennsylvania border, the actor who played Newman on "Seinfeld" and a treacherous techie in "Jurassic Park" took humorously to his Twitter account to dispel the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
AUSTIN - "Godzilla" helmer Gareth Edwards' life changed overnight at SXSW 2010 when his directorial debut "Monsters" premiered. An alien invasion tale heavy on CGI - and produced on the British-born director's laptop - the $250,000 film took the indie...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The last time Jared Leto returned to the big screen, for what would be his Oscar-winning role in "Dallas Buyers Club," he hadn't acted in more than five years. Next time he may not wait so long.
Leto is in early talks to star in Julius Onah's...