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'9' Director Tapped to Helm Adaptation of 'Beasts of Burden'

Shane Acker will direct the adaptation, which is intended to be a CG-animated adventure.

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Shane Acker, who co-wrote and directed the 2009 animated film 9, has been tapped to helm Reel FX’s adaptation of the Dark Horse Comics Beasts of Burden.

The untitled film is being written by Darren Lemke (Jack the Giant Killer). Aron Warner, Reel FX’s...

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Stan Lee's Chinese Superhero Project Scores 'Enchanted' Producer

The co-production of Lee’s Magic Storm and the Chinese state-run National Film Capital has enlisted the former Sony exec in an attempt to launch an international franchise.

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Magic Storm Entertainment

Barry Josephson is joining Stan Lee in his great journey east.

The former Sony exec and independent producer has come aboard to produce The Annihilator, the Chinese supe...

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'Hanna' Writer to Pen 'Shadow of Colossus' for Sony (Exclusive)

“Chronicle” helmer Josh Trank is attached to direct the video game adaptation.

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Seth Lochhead, the Canadian-born scribe who co-wrote the action film Hanna, has been tapped to work on Shadow of the Colossus, Sony’s adaptation of the popular PlayStation 2 video game.

Josh Trank is attached to direct the project and came on board in May 2012 after ...

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'Lord of the Rings' Bow, 'Titanic' Dress, 'Star Wars' Model Net Six-Figure Prices at Auction

Profiles in History’s sale saw well-known movie and TV memorabilia go under the hammer.

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Profiles in History’s Drama, Action, Romance: The Hollywood Auction saw some contemporary memorabilia fetch eye-popping prices during the weekend.

The top seller during the Dec. 15 and 16 auction was the bow used by Legolas (Orlando Bloom) in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, which sold for ...

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'Knowing Changes Everything': Trailer for Thriller 'Life Tracker' Debuts (Video)

NBA point guard Baron Davis is executive producing the independent, documentary-style film.


A new trailer for a documentary-s...

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Peter Lord on 'Pirates! Band of Misfits' Oscar Nomination

Lord’s “Pirates! Band of Misfits” will now compete with “Brave,” “Frankenweenie,” “ParaNorman” and “Wreck-It Ralph” for the animation Oscar.

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Sony Animation

Peter Lord, the director of Sony Pictures Animation's Pirates! Band of Misfits, wasn’t even aware the Oscar nominations were being announced today, as he came back to his desk after a leisurely lunch in London, where Aardm...

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Marvel Comics Goes 'Fifty Shades' With New Line of Romance Novels

The books feature Rogue and She-Hulk “seeking happiness and love while battling cosmic evil” and will be published in June by Hyperion.

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Marvel Comics is going "Fifty Shades" by adding a little romance to its action and adventure.

The publishing giant announced a deal today with fellow Disney-owned company Hyperion to publish two action and adventure romance novels featuring t...

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British Soccer Hooligan Spoof Movie Kicks Off Shoot

Nick Nevern directs “The Hooligan Factory,” starring Jason Maza, for U.K. production, sales and finance banner Altitude Film Entertainment.

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LONDON — A spoof of British soccer hooligan movies such as The Firm, Green Street and Rise of the Footsoldier is now shooting in the British capital.

Nick Neverndirects and has co-written with Michael Lindleythe big-screen laugher The Hoo...

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Vince Flynn Talks 'The Last Man,' His Newest Mitch Rapp Best-Seller (Q&A)

The author talks about how current events in Afghanistan influenced his new book, the possibility of a movie starring Chris Hemsworth and Bruce Willis and being a self-publishing trendsetter.

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Vince Flynn’s latest Mitch Rapp novel (the 14th featuring the character), The Last Man, recently went on sale, debuting in the No. 1 slot on The New York Times list and No. 2 on the USA ...

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Super Bowl 2013: What the Studios Are Planning

Viewers will see new trailers for “Oz,” “Star Trek: Into Darkness” and “Fast and Furious 6″ during Sunday’s matchup.

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Disney

As the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers prepare for battle Sunday, Hollywood studios are preparing trailers for their big-budget releases.

CBS' Super Bowl XLVII broadcast will see new ads from Universal, Disney and Paramount before and during...

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