| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:32 AM
A couple years ago the agent-turned-producer Gavin Polone ("Zombieland") detailed just how excessive movie star perks can be. Not only are actors paid a salary, he noted in a piece for Vulture, but add-ons often include private jet travel and luxury...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
If you're a movie studio with money to burn, summer is bonfire time.
Almost every week there's a new $200-million-plus production — Warner Bros.' "Man of Steel" and Paramount's "World War Z" are the next budget-busters — and it costs...
| May 31, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Micro-budget pioneer Jason Blum is seeing "Visions," coming on board to produce the thriller through his Blumhouse Prods. with "Saw 3D" director Kevin Greutert helming.
Blumhouse bought Lucas Sussman's spec script and is aiming for a fall start.
| Jan 11, 2013
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Imagine if the “Paranormal Activity” films still featured loud noises and mysteriously falling pots and pans—only this time, they also included Marlon Wayans being raped by a ghost. Wouldn’t that be hilarious?
| Jan 11, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Marlon Wayans wrings every last down-and-dirty giggle out of a single joke in "A Haunted House," his return to "Scary Movie" territory, in truth if not by contract.
He's no longer involved in that series, so he limited himself to making fun not of every...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 12:58 PM
People in South Texas think they're seeing UFOs and, on at least one occasion, believe they captured video of one.
The most recent sightings were on consecutive nights in October, witnessed by dozens of oil field workers. Workers say, these were not...
| Jan 7, 2013
Within the first three minutes of our conversation, Marlon Wayans mocks my shoes, imagines an ethnically diverse array of naked women surrounding him, describes the peaceful way to strangle a cow and his plan to delay sitting on the toilet in order to...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Get out the video cameras to monitor evil again. Another family experiences supernatural terror in this installment of the cost-effective franchise, which moves forward in time from the initial tale but still retains familiar elements for those familiar...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 2:57 AM
Fly me to the moon, or Fort Lauderdale, whatever works best for you. Former South Bend resident Don Newman was recently featured in a McClatchy-Tribune news service story about UFOs that appeared in The Tribune. It isn’t what you think. UFO stands...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:43 AM
For next fall, The CW will add paranormal teens, more vampires and Mary, Queen of Scots.
The network will offer three new dramas to start the season and rely heavily on "The Vampire Diaries" and freshman hit "Arrow" to bolster the newcomers through...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Micro-budget pioneer Jason Blum is launching Blumhouse Intl. to oversee foreign sales of the company's movies and will debut the venture at Cannes.
The newly minted venture has a worldwide distribution and servicing deal with IM Global.
| May 3, 2013
| 1:05 AM
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - About 5 miles from this southeastern New Mexico town's famed UFO museum, tucked between dairy farms, is a nondescript metal building that could be home to any number of small agricultural businesses.
But Valley Meat Co. is no longer...