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    Savannah Fest: Adam Shankman Says Making 'Hairspray' The Happiest Time Of His Life, Reveals He Initially Didn't Get The Job

    With Warner Bros. putting "Jersey Boys" into turnaround yesterday, it's another reminder that getting a musical made in Hollywood isn't easy. Generally big and expensive productions, not even a smattering of A-list stars in something like "Nine" can guarantee a success, but when they do connect with...

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    17 Posters Confirm 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' Has A Lot Of Characters In It

    There's no doubt that Peter Jackson is an experienced at guiding large ensembles through dense narrative surrounded by big special effects. But in case you forgot just how big "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" is, here are fourteen posters to remind you.

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    AFM News: 'Walk Among Tombstones' Financed, w/ Feb. 2013 Shoot Set; Is TJ On-board For The Ride?

    Updates on this project (an adaptation of A Walk Among The Tombstones), which Sergio first alerted you to last year (June 2011), and I updated you on in the spring of this year, when there was some movement on it; although nothing definite.

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    Watch: New Clips From 'Rust And Bone' & 'The Sapphires'

    While these films are yet to hit U.S. theaters, they are rolling out overseas, and so until you can pull up with a bag of popcorn to check it out yourself, here are clips to keep you sated for now.

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    IndieGoGo Campaign For Web Series 'Kiki My Everyday Struggle'

    Columbia College Film School graduate, and now Florida-based filmmaker, Rachel Benjamin, currently has an IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds for this new Web series titled, Kiki My Everyday Struggle.

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    AFM News: Danny Glover, Derek Luke Will Play Prison Inmates In 3D Drama 'Long Day Journey'

    More news from the ongoing American Film Market (AMF)...

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    Sacha Baron Cohen & Helena Bonham Carter Step Out Of A Tim Burton Movie In New 'Les Misérables' Posters

    Thus far, the marketing for Universal's upcoming Oscar hopeful "Les Misérables" has been spot on. Promising epic grandeur, emotional and exquisite production values, all with a top flight cast, excitement has been running high. And then there's this....

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    Guillermo Del Toro Reportedly Developing 'Avengers'-Style Movie With Second Tier DC Comic Characters

    File this under Guillermo Del Toro project #A-898039. Also, it's largely a rumor for now, and one that doesn't quite make sense, but as always, you never know...

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    GOP's Desperate Last Gasp Ad To Get One Black Vote...

    So you may recall that, this past summer, I wrote an item about Willard "Mitt" Romney's ad that was aimed at potential black voters. Both of them. (HERE)

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    Simon West Replaces Brian De Palma On 'Heat' Remake Starring Jason Statham

    At this point, Jason Statham is genre unto himself and can consistently pull in a steady, though small, audience to the low-budget genre fare he churns out annually. Earlier this year it was announced that Statham would be starring in a Brian DePalma-helmed and William Goldman-scripted remake of the...

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