| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:41 PM
In the new sci-fi film "Transcendence," Johnny Depp plays a scientist who survives a brush with death, though he is forced to upload his consciousness onto a computer to do so.
As a leading man, Depp has endured his own share of misfortunes in recent...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Despite the star power of Johnny Depp, "Transcendence" will likely play fourth fiddle in the box office this Easter weekend.
The race looks to be a repeat of last weekend's sequel showdown between Disney-Marvel's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Disney-Marvel's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" eked out a small lead over Fox's "Rio 2" at the Friday box office. The superhero pic looks to win the weekend in this year's second three-peat (after "The Lego Movie").
The "Captain America" sequel...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Team U.S.A. dominated Easter weekend as Disney's "Captain America: Winter Soldier" fended off its competition at the box office, holding onto the No. 1 spot for the third week in a row by drawing in $26.6 million.
Brazil came in second with 20th Century...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 6:30 PM
While Johnny Depp failed to make an impression Stateside, with his latest starring vehicle "Transcendence" belly-flopping with $11.2 million, the actor proved impactful in China, where the sci-fi pic grossed an estimated $11.4 million.
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:23 PM
"Mortdecai," an upcoming action-comedy starring Johnny Depp as a roguish art dealer, will open Feb. 6, Lionsgate announced.
Based on the the novels of Kyril Bonfiglioli, "Mortdecai" follows the globetrotting rake Charlie Mortdecai (Depp) as he races...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:30 AM
This year's Oscar nominees for makeup and hairstyling worked on three very different movies but they did have one thing in common: a knack for making healthy young actors look significantly closer to death.
Using everything from detailed prosthetics...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Walt Disney Co. has hired a new advertising agency to oversee media planning for its movie studio.
OMD, whose clients include Pepsi and Visa, on Wednesday landed the Disney Studios account, which handles an estimated $800 million a year in advertising...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported a 12% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter, lifted by the performance of its consumer products, studio, and parks and resorts divisions.
The Burbank company posted net income of $1.394 billion for the quarter...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:08 AM
The news Thursday that the Walt Disney Co. and producer Jerry Bruckheimer would not renew their deal with when it expires in 2014 was not a surprise, but it does mark the end of an era.
With this summer's disappointing box office returns for the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Director Gore Verbinski has inked a three-year producing and directing deal with New Regency.
Verbinski's production company, Blind Wink, and New Regency have already began developing two projects, one of which is looking to begin production this summer....