11:41 AM 10/17/2014 by Jeff Giles
Marvel clearly isn't in any rush to make a Black Widow movie, and although Scarlett Johansson is presumably on the hook for appearances in any number of the studio's assorted projects, her lack of a franchise to shoulder on her own leaves her free to star in all kinds of interesting stuff in her downtime -- like, say, Under the Skin or Her.
feedproxy.google.com – As Spielberg's partner preps for a move to a suddenly red-hot studio, one insider asks: "Why do we need her?" as she comes, one says, only with a "keep the good times rolling" agenda 5 weeks 5 days ago via jetli
3:49 PM 9/8/2014 by Jeff Giles
What does one do after one has rocked and socked one's robots? It's a question whose answer didn't appear to be especially pressing after director Shawn Levy directed Hugh Jackman in the robot-boxin' flick Real Steel in 2011, but since the movie grossed nearly $300 million worldwide, DreamWorks greenlighted a sequel -- one that's languished in development limbo ever since, thanks to Jackman's X-Men obligations and what seems to be generally pokey work on a script.
1:14 PM 6/16/2014 by Jeff Giles
Steven Spielberg's been pretty deliberate about refilling his dance card since completing Lincoln in 2012, but it looks like he's decided which projects he's going to tackle next -- and when they'll arrive in theaters.
4:40 PM 6/15/2014 by Logan Falk
This may be the first time in history that a highly-anticipated (not to mention highly-rated) animated film was topped in earnings by a fellow new release—and an R-rated comedy, to boot. Still, despite the less varied audience, 22 Jump Street managed to top the charts.
variety.com – DreamWorks is in a precarious position. More than two months ago, CEO Stacey Snider informed partner Steven Spielberg — and telegraphed to Hollywood — that she would be leaving the company when her contract expires at year’s end. Spielberg has barely begun to have internal discussions about a potential successor, and so far has not... 21 weeks 5 days ago via theothersenhman
variety.com – With Fox comedy “The Other Woman” overperforming for the past two weeks at the box office, Leslie Mann has found her next star vehicle in DreamWorks comedy “Las Madres.” Mann is attached to star with Scott Stuber producing. Story is follows three friends who have recently found themselves unemployed and decide their only chance at... 23 weeks 6 days ago via jetli
feedproxy.google.com – This was recently reported byVariety: DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg thinks the windowing model of feature films will become a "pay by the inch you watch." During the Entrepreneurial Leadership in the Corporate World panel at the Milken Global Conference in Beverly Hills, Katzenberg explained what he thinks is the future of scheduling and distributing feature films. 24 weeks 4 days ago via jetli