| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Riddick, the latest chapter of the groundbreaking saga that began with 2000’s hit sci-fi film Pitch Black and 2004’s The Chronicles of Riddick reunites writer/director David Twohy (A Perfect Getaway, The Fugitive)...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:28 PM
One Direction: This Is Us
You could be forgiven for rolling your eyes last summer at the news that last summer’s flashy pre-fab pop phenomenon One Direction would be releasing a concert documentary this summer.
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
SCOTT FOUNDAS: And so another summer movie season comes to an end, with both a bang (in terms of record-breaking box office) and the collective whimpers of ousted executives and even an entire studio placed on and off the chopping block by hedge fund...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Tokyo -- In what was supposed to be one of its friendliest foreign markets, Japan, "Pacific Rim" ended its opening weekend, August 10-11, with a so-so sixth rank on the B.O. chart.
The Guillermo del Toro robots-versus-monsters epic, inspired by Japanese...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Brad Pitt's “World War Z” has become the actor’s highest-grossing film.
The apocalyptic thriller has earned more than $500 million worldwide, Paramount reports, making it Pitt’s biggest box office smash, topping his 2004...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Viacom, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Paramount Pictures, said the release of tent-pole films like "Star Trek: Into Darkness" and "World War Z" along with increased advertising and distribution revenue at its cable operations drove an increase in...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:48 AM
It’s taken in nearly $193 million so far in the U.S. — can it get to $200 million?
That’s one of the questions — perhaps the question — around the re-release of “World War Z” to Imax theaters this week....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:29 PM
The zombie comedy "Life After Beth" has come to life.
The independent film, which stars Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly and Anna Kendrick, among others, began filming earlier this year month in Los Angeles, according to film permits.
"Life After Beth"...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Directors Guild of America has announced the schedule for the 66th DGA Awards and says it will be adding two new awards and including programs created for the Internet in eight categories.
The awards ceremony will be held Jan. 25, 2014, at the Hyatt...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
In a rare re-issue so close to the initial theatrical launch, Imax is partnering with Paramount to release "World War Z" on Aug. 2 for a one-week engagement domestically.
"World War Z" originally bowed June 21 and has grossed more than $460 million...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Summer moviegoing is usually about the stars, the spectacle and the sizzle.
But in a trend that's mystifying Hollywood, this summer's box office is being driven by films with modest ambitions, including relatively inexpensive comedies, lower budget...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:10 PM
The animated film "Despicable Me 2" has been denied a release in China, a spokesperson for distributor Universal Pictures has confirmed.
The 3-D movie, a sequel to the 2010 hit, has grossed $584 million worldwide. And it has been a huge success...