‘Venom’ Courses To $284M Global; ‘No Time To Die’ Nears $450M WW – Deadline

UPDATE, writethru: Sony’s Venom: Let There Be Carnage chomped on a big chunk of the international box office this weekend as it swallowed a $62.3M mouthful from 44 overseas markets. This follows from the symbiote’s record-breaking Russia and Latin America starts over the past few weeks. The Tom Hardy-starrer has now cumed $ 115.6M overseas … Read more

‘Jungle Cruise’ Producer Hiram Garcia Q&A – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Walt Disney Studios’ long-awaited release of its adventure pic Jungle Cruise not only marks the first time we will have seen Dwayne Johnson on the big screen since Jumanji: The Next Level, it marks the first of three big-budget productions his production banner Seven Bucks Productions will unveil during the next year. While every … Read more

IATSE film strike looms, deadline set for Monday

IATSE announced 60,000 workers would go on strike Monday at 12:01 a.m. PT if conditions aren’t met with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. (Port City Daily/Mark Darrough) After more than a week in negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP), film and TV union International Alliance of Theatrical … Read more

Giovanni Ribisi, Colin Hanks & Dan Fogler Join Paramount+ Series – Deadline – nonenglishfeed

Giovanni Ribisi (Sneaky Pete), Colin Hanks (Fargo) and Dan Fogler (Fantastic Beasts franchise) will join Miles Teller and Matthew Goode in Paramount+’s upcoming limited series The Offer. The Offer is based on two-time Oscar-winning producer Al Ruddy’s experience of making the iconic 1972 film The Godfather that Francis Coppola directed and adapted with Mario Puzo … Read more

Sean Penn Projected Picture Works John Ira Palmer John Wildermuth Black Flies – Deadline – nonenglishfeed

EXCLUSIVE: Oscar-winning multi-hyphenate Sean Penn has launched Projected Picture Works, a new independent production company he will run with producing partners John Ira Palmer and John Wildermuth. The new shingle will develop and produce films and series, collaborating with established and emerging talent to tell stories that are original, meaningful, and cinematic. Palmer, WildermuthID PR … Read more

Disneyland Movie About Theme Park’s Origins Has David Gordon Green Directing – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Deadline has learned that David Gordon Green is set to direct a movie at Disney Studios for Disney+ about Walt Disney’s journey to building Disneyland, the “Happiest Place on Earth.” The news comes days before Gordon’s Halloween Kills opens, the sequel to the highest-grossing Halloween movie of all time It was released in 2018 … Read more

‘I’m No Longer Here’, ‘Pose’, ‘Love Victor’ Among Imagen Awards Winners – Deadline

Netflix’s I’m No Longer Here, Hulu’s Love Victor and FX’s Pose were among the top winners at this year’s Imagen Awards recognizing Latinas and Latinos in the entertainment industry who work both in front of and behind the camera. Hosted by Aida Rodriguez, Chuey Martinez, Isabella Gomez and Karrie Martin Lachney, the 2021 Imagen Awards … Read more

‘News Of The World’ Composer James Newton Howard On Crafting Its Score – Deadline

James Newton Howard is no stranger to the Western. He composed the scores for Wyatt Earp and Hidalgo, but the music for News of the World required a different touch. “This may be a big Western, with big characters and landscapes,” Newton Howard says, “but it’s a much more introspective movie.” The story follows Captain … Read more

‘No Time To Die’ Tops $313M Global; ‘Venom 2’ At $186M; Disney $2B WW – Deadline

Refresh for latest…: MGM/Eon/Universal’s No Time To Die has sped the Aston Martin past the $300M global mark, coming off of an $89.54M sophomore frame at the international box office. That lifts James Bond 25’s overseas cume to $257.27M and, including domestic’s start this session, brings the worldwide total to $313.3M. The overall drop from … Read more