It's always interesting when the business practices of major corporations happen to overlap with geek interests, and today's news should attract the attention of the financial and geek worlds alike. It appears that Sony's board is considering a proposal to sell off some of their current entertainment… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on May 22, 2013 at 5:18pm —
In mere days, Marvel will kick off Phase 2 with the release of Shane Black's 'Iron Man 3.' From there, Thor… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on April 26, 2013 at 1:45pm —
This episode we discuss a very expressive woman describing a hail storm, Korey's closeted but very obvious gay childhood friend, Michelle Shocked, nasty kids picking their nose, crazy names, and email.…
Added by The Spill Crew on March 27, 2013 at 11:52am —
The producing duo of Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks has proven twice in the past that they know how to create powerful WWII miniseries. Both… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on January 21, 2013 at 12:18pm —
After McG's 'Terminator: Salvation,' the sci-fi franchise found itself in a bit of a bind. The North American… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on December 4, 2012 at 11:57am —
Studios buying the rights to popular videogames in order to turn them into potentially profitable films is nothing new. Unfortunately however, neither is the practice of sitting on those rights without doing anything with them. Such was the situation facing Epic Games' 'Gears of War.' The game first hit… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on October 10, 2012 at 1:54pm —
Has it really been forty years since the last Peanuts feature film? Good grief! Well fear not, fans, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang are about to head back to the big screen in a major way. Fox has secured the rights to the … Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on October 9, 2012 at 12:39pm —
You'd have to be blind not to notice all the Daredevil buzz on the movie sites today. It seems Fox is on the cusp of losing the rights to the visually impaired superhero who doubles as Hell's Kitchen lawyer Matt Murdock. The rights will revert back to Marvel/Disney if Fox… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on August 7, 2012 at 12:30pm —
Just days after the news of Apple exec and all around genius Steve Job’s passing, Deadline is reporting that Sony Pictures is working on acquiring the film rights to a soon-to-be-released Jobs biography not-so-enigmatically titled… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on October 10, 2011 at 8:30am —
If you missed the previous entry, here's the first part.
Distraction: Certain LGBT Rights
This is going to be controversial, so I'm going to lay out my… Continue
Added by jadekite22 on April 28, 2011 at 5:59am —
Paramount has acquired the movie rights to Ray Bradbury's short story collectio… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on April 13, 2011 at 10:00am —
Source: Deadline HollywoodDeadline Hollywood
has learned that the Halcyon Holding Corp. has sold the Terminator
rights to Santa Barbara-based hedge fund Pacificor for $29.5 million.
In the deal, Halcyon will receive $5 million for every… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on February 9, 2010 at 9:30am —
Everyone on Spill.com get an Amazon Wish List. Doesn't matter if you no one knows you or you don't have friends.
Get one. Don't do it to get gifts. Do it because you can.
I couldn't find out on Amazon.com where I can get a real Amazon.com wish list button like all the Spill.com Crew has.
I can only share my Amazon.com wish list by emailing the link. Spill.com might have a business deal with Amazon.com. If I'm wrong, let everyone… Continue
Added by Zombie Messiah on September 20, 2009 at 5:00am —
As a straight, white male I don’t think I can claim that I have ever been oppressed. In fact in the entire history of my people you might have to go all the way back to the Roman invasion of Britain to even attempt to make a claim of oppression and a fairly flimsy claim it would be too. What hardships our people faced when the Romans brought us roads, sanitation and mosaics. To be fair though, they did call us wild savages and laughed when we painted our faces blue. That had to sting.… Continue
Added by Twackius on August 5, 2009 at 1:36am —
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
According to The Hollywood Reporter
, the sequel rights to Sin City
are being shopped around Hollywood, in what appears to be a sign that Dimension Films has lost rights to the property.
The Weinstein Co./Dimension continue to maintain that they hold the rights to any… Continue
Added by The Spill Crew on April 22, 2009 at 8:42pm —
I'll say front and centered, I support laws to prevent animal abuse, but
I am a humanist first. I'm not naive enough to think an animal life such as a crab is as equally valuable as a human life (unless said person is a murderer, etc.). Now the famous group known as PETA took the good idea of fighting for laws to protect animals from cruelty, and went downhill towards idiocy. There was saving… Continue
Added by Harms on March 10, 2009 at 3:44pm —
You know how Santa Claus gives lumps of coal on Christmas Eve to those who’ve been very, very naughty? Well, so do judges. In a twist befitting the comic book in question, the judge presiding over the legal battle for distribution rights to Watchmen found in favor of Fox. The bottom line: Warner Bros. had absolutely no right to roll film on Zack… Continue
Added by Jason Rodriquez on December 26, 2008 at 10:47pm —
"A federal judge in Los Angeles has granted 20th Century Fox's claim that it owns a copyright interest in the upcoming film, Watchmen.
The decision was disclosed in a five-page written order issued on Christmas eve. Fox has been seeking to prevent Warner Brothers from releasing the film since February.
Judge Gary A. Feess has also suggested that work on a settlement or an appeal rather than going to trial."
So will this affect the release date?… Continue
Added by Madness Mark on December 25, 2008 at 9:40pm —
Most have you have heard about the upcoming comedic film Tropic Thunder
, starring and directed by Ben Stiller
. The film is about fictional Hollywood actors, and frequently parodies aspects of the film industry. One such parody is found in the metafictional movie "Simple Jack" within the film. Ben Stiller's character, Tugg Speedman, portrayed… Continue
Added by Joshua the Anarchist on August 17, 2008 at 8:30pm —