‘Gone Girl,’ ‘Annabelle’ in Dead Heat at Weekend Box Office Variety – Music

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Summer popcorn season seems like a distant memory. After flooding multiplexes with cinematic confections pegged at teenagers, studios are finally offering up more substantive fare geared at adults. “Gone Girl” and “Annabelle,” two R-rated films designed to attract mature audiences, barrel into theaters this weekend in a neck-in-neck race for ….Read More Via: VARIETY – Read more

Netflix’s Ted Sarandos Meets With Colombian President to Talk ‘Narcos’ Incentives Variety – Music

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Underscoring the priority that some countries are placing on luring production, Colombia’s president Juan Manuel Santos met with Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos on Wednesday to talk about a significant cash rebate being given to the upcoming Gaumont-produced series “Narcos.” The 10-episode series, expected to premiere next year, is ….Read More Via: VARIETY – Read more

Warner Bros. Planning I Am Legend Reboot Empire Magazine

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For a new, Will Smith-free franchise In the years since 2007′s post-apocalyptic thriller I Am Legend, Warner Bros. has been trying to find a way to fashion a franchise from the film, including a potential prequel and then a seemingly impossible sequel. Now, ….Read More Via: EMPIRE MAGAZINE

Jacob Lofland Heads For Maze Runner Sequel Empire Magazine

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He’ll be Aris Jones With 20th Century Fox going full speed ahead on the sequel to The Maze Runner after the first film’s successful launch at the US box office, director Wes Ball is gathering the cast. He recently hired Aidan Gillen to play a ….Read More Via: EMPIRE MAGAZINE