Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Warner Bros.

  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Warner Bros. Hires 'The Walking Dead' Producer/Writer Glen Mazzara To Pen 'The Shining' Prequel

    In case the news yesterday that the extreme sports remake of "Point Break" was going ahead didn't remind you, nothing is sacred in Hollywood. And that means even Stanley Kubrick's iconic horror masterpiece "The Shining" needs to be franchised, because it can. Warner Bros. has no problem making the m...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Netflix Beware: Warner Archive Launches Instant Streaming Service -- Vintage, Obscure and B-Movies Galore

    Film nerds rejoice! Innovative classic service Warner Archive, the Warner Bros. studio's top-notch repertory wing dedicated to restoring archival gems--via consumer demand-- and making little-seen titles available on DVD, has some exciting news: Warner Archive Instant. Like Netflix, the new service ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    10

    Latest Behemoth 'Godzilla' Starts Production, As Del Toro's 'Pacific Rim' Heads for July 12 Release

    Principal photography began March 18 in Vancouver on Warner Bros./Legendary behemoth "Godzilla" with an all-star global cast: Brit Aaron Taylor-Johnson stars alongside Japanese Ken Watanabe, French Juliette Binoche and Americans David Strathairn and Bryan Cranston as well as indie darling Elizabeth ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    What's Next for Ang Lee, From FX's 'Tyrant' to Eyeing Moses and 'Cleopatra'

    Fresh off his Oscar win as Best Director for "Life of Pi," Ang Lee is fielding a number of potential and solidified upcoming projects. News comes today that the Taiwanese-born director is being eyed to helm Warner Bros.' Moses biopic "Gods and Kings," now that Steven Spielberg has dropped out.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Warner Bros. to Release 20-Film Comedy Box Set for 90th Anniversary, Includes Cary Grant Classics, Marx Brothers, Mel Brooks

    Warner Bros. celebrates its 90th anniversary in 2013, and to mark the occasion is releasing five box sets throughout the year, with 20 films each highlighting the best of the studio's output. First up: the Comedy Collection, including such unbeatable classics as Howard Hawks' "Bringing Up Baby," ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    19

    Why 'Jack the Giant Slayer' Flopped

    The dwarfish $28 million domestic that Warner Bros.' “Jack the Giant Slayer” grossed over the weekend was what? A surprise? That the wheel-spinning Bryan Singer would make a soulless 3-D disaster film out of a timeless children’s story was hardly a shock. But the film’s anemic showing was indicativ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    7

    Box Office: 'Jack The Giant Slayer' Barely Climbs Beanstalk To Number One

    The writing was on the wall as soon as director Bryan Singer retreated to the “X-Men” franchise for next year’s “X-Men: Days Of Future Past.” “Jack The Giant Slayer” was destined to be a money-loser, looking like just another post-”Alice In Wonderland” fantasy epic but costing somewhere in the vicin...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    8

    'Fast & Furious 6' Director Justin Lin To Helm Special Ops Thriller For Warner Bros.

    After making nothing but “Fast and Furious” movies for the last five years, Justin Lin may finally get a chance to venture off into new territory. Warner Bros has won a bidding war to acquire the rights to an upcoming novel by "The Breach" author Patrick Lee, with Lin atta...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    30

    Zac Efron & Akiva Goldsman Are 'Falling' Together

    Did you know that Zac Efron has a production company? He does and it's called Ninjas Runnin' Wild Productions. Seriously. And that's runnin' not running, dawg. And over the past few years he's accumulated a small slate of projects that are moving through development incuding a re...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    75

    Warner Bros. Gives The 'Entourage' Movie A Green Light

    Forget sequels, remakes and superhero movies. Hollywood's newest trend is reviving dead TV shows. With "Arrested Development" and "The Killing" getting new seasons, and HBO ordering up a "Bored To Death" movie, now it's the boys of "Entourage" are set ...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Arthouse Audit: 'Grandma' Grabs Big 2nd Week, 'Phoenix' Continues to RiseThompson on Hollywood
  • War Room PosterThis "Faith-Based" Drama Is Giving 'Straight ...Shadow and Act
  • "Girlfriend's Getaway"BET and TV One Will Go Head-to-Head ...Shadow and Act