Summit Entertainment News
feedproxy.google.com – Jon and Erich Hoeber, who wrote "Red" and "Red 2," have been tapped to write a third installment. 6 days 22 hours ago via jackiechan
1:49 PM 5/7/2013 by Jeff Giles
There's a unique blend of dread and anticipation that flows through the veins of any hardcore book lover when Hollywood decides to adapt one of his favorite tomes, and with its seemingly endless development cycle, the prospect of a movie version of Orson Scott Card's beloved novel Ender's Game has been tormenting fans for years.
10:06 AM 4/26/2013 by Jeff Giles
In spite of its showy cast, 2010's RED wasn't much more than a pleasantly mind-numbing dose of your average Hollywood over-the-top action thriller, retooled to incorporate the admittedly clever twist of having AARP-eligible actors doing the fake killing -- but it grossed nearly $200 million during its box office run, so now it's a franchise, and Summit's got a new theatrical trailer for RED 2 to prove it.
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: In a mid six-figure deal, Lionsgate/Summit has bought Mark Hammer’s slasher/comedy spec You’ll Be the Death of Me. The logline: Nothing can spoil falling in love in New York City, but a masked knife-wielding psychopath hell bent on keeping you single can certainly make falling in love more difficult. 4 weeks 3 days ago via donnieyen
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Summit Entertainment has acquired screen rights to the William Paul Young novel The Shack, with John Fusco aboard to write the script. The film will be produced by Gill Netter through his Netter Productions banner, and Brad Cummings. The logline: In the aftermath of a devastating personal tragedy, Mackenzie Allen Philips receives a mysterious note in his mailbox inviting him to The Shack. 4 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee
8:53 PM 4/10/2013 by Binh Ngo
Jim Carrey is reuniting with his Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls director Steve Oedekerk for Summit's Ricky Stanicky, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He will play the title character. So, what will this mean for Dumb and Dumber To, the sequel to Carrey's 1994 comedy Dumb & Dumber?
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Barbara Marshall has been brought on to write Summit Entertainment’s Exorcism Diaries. The log line is being kept under wraps, but the film is inspired by the book The Real Story Behind The Exorcist by Mark Opsasnick. Exorcism Diaries is being produced by Roy Lee, Sonny Mallhi and Doug Davison. 6 weeks 3 days ago via jetli