EXCLUSIVE: Boyhood helmer Richard Linklater is the frontrunner for the job of directing Jennifer Lawrence in The Rosie Project, I hear. That is the Sony Pictures adaptation of the Graeme Simison novel that Phil Lord & Christopher Miller just exited to helm the young Han Solo Star Wars movie. Show More Summary
Photo Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics In Grandma, Judy Greer plays the jilted lover of Lily Tomlin’s steely title character. The actress says the film marks new territory, but Greer (known for Jawbreaker, Arrested Development, and...Show More Summary
The EU lodged a formal Statement of Objections with Sky UK and six American film studios: Twentieth Century Fox, Warner Bros., Sony Pictures, NBCUniversal, Paramount Pictures, and Disney, on July 23rd over contracts which may be in breach...Show More Summary
Hollywood studios have been altering, and sometimes even scrapping, scenes from movies in an effort to appease China’s growing film market, according to confidential emails from Sony Pictures Entertainment.
The new Adam Sandler feature film “Pixels” received some tweaks from Sony Pictures to remove politically sensitive plot points and ensure the movie didn’t offend China, Reuters reports, citing internal Sony emails. Most notably, a scene in which aliens blast...
We’ve seen a few trailers already for Meryl Streep’s new rocker-mom film Ricki and the Flash, but these two new teasers, released yesterday by Sony Pictures, have us begging for August 7 to just get here already. In one of the new clips,...Show More Summary
While Sony Pictures and Working Title have been denying this for weeks, it looks like they have found a director for their grand reinvention of Oliver!, the musical with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart based on the Charles Dickens novel. Show More Summary
Emojis have long prevailed over the internet and the mobile world, and now it seems that they will be invading the movie world as well. According to BBC, Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the rights to make an emoji movie and outbid two other major studios – Paramount and Warner Bros. Show More Summary
Running boy must defeat the evil pile of poop and rescue girl in red dress, with the help of syringe and eggplant. The face of the studio execs who are about to make bank. (via Wikimedia Commons) Sony Pictures Animation won a seven-figure bidding war to produce a feature animated film based on Emoji. Show More Summary
Yes, Sony Pictures has an actual emoji movie in the works
Sony recently announced its plans to turn our emotional icon texting friends into a full-blown animated motion picture While some were wondering how yellow blobs will convey a plot (ahem, Minions movie, anyone?), Jimmy Kimmel was completely on board with emoji heading to the big screen. Show More Summary
Are you dying for a movie about emojis?! No? Well, you're still going to get one. After Sony Pictures won a three studio bidding war over a script about the cellphone emoticons, Jimmy Kimmel enlisted the help of Brie Larson to do a live reading of the 'highly-anticipated' film. [ Video: Jimmy Turns Donald Trump Quotes Into A [...]
The European Commission is filing antitrust charges against Sky UK and pretty much all of the major US film studios for unfairly restricting content. The studios — Disney, NBCUniversal, Paramount Pictures, Sony, Twentieth Century Fox, and Warner Bros. Show More Summary
There's nothing the European Commission likes more than a good ol' antitrust case, and today it's set its sights on Sky UK and six of the broadcaster's US film studio partner s: Disney, NBCUniversal, Paramount Pictures, Sony, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. Show More Summary
While emoji are seemingly everywhere, they've not yet made it to Hollywood. That's changing, as Sony Pictures Animation is working on a movie that will bring these characters to the big screen.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has sealed a multiyear deal with Transmission Films to distribute the company’s titles Down Under. Starting October 1, SPHE will offer Transmission’s library of films and future output to the home entertainment...Show More Summary
Now this is downright weird if you were to think about it – Sony Pictures Animation has just picked up a movie pitch concerning Emojis. Yes, you know, those cute little icons that accompany your numerous instant messages that tell you...Show More Summary
My emoji choice for this entertainment news would have to be “poop” or “frown.” Read the rest
Sony Pictures has released a new action-packed trailer for SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond film in which Agent 007 follows the trail of a secret criminal organization with villainous intentions. The trailer has Bond (Daniel Craig) facing off against the criminal mastermind and senior figure behind SPECTRE, Franz Oberhauser (Christoph Waltz). SPECTRE is currently scheduled […]
:-/ Read the full article on AICN Things seem to be going well over at Sony… In a deal near seven figures, Sony Pictures Animation won a three-studio auction for an animated movie pitch centering on the Emoji, those lovable round headed figures that are as much a staple of social media correspondence as adverbs and adjectives. Show More Summary