Check out this Paramount anniversary photo with Tom Cruise, Chris Rock, Sean Penn, Mark Wahlberg, David Fincher, Leonardo DiCaprio, Steven Spielberg and 110 more

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Paramount Pictures. Founded in 1912 as the Famous Players Film Company, it more than lived up to its billing, claiming silent greats such as Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Gloria Swanson, and Rudolph Valentino, not to mention Cecil B. DeMille, who made all his biblical epics for the studio. …
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More Disney rides getting film adaptation treatments with Jon Favreau, Guillermo del Toro and David Fincher at helms

Taking cues from the successful Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, Disney is developing an adventure film inspired by the Matterhorn ride and has tapped Jason Dean Hall (Spread, as well as the upcoming Robin Hood 2058 and sci-fi actioner Blacklight) to write the script, according to THR. Justin Springer (Tron Legacy, Prom) is producing the …
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Social Network nabs four Golden Globe Awards

Sony Pictures’ drama The Social Network was the big winner Sunday night at the 68th annual Golden Globe Awards, where it picked four statues, including best dramatic picture. The film’s director David Fincher was selected as best director, and the movie also took home prizes for Aaron Sorkin’s screenplay, as well as its score by …
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West Wing creator to direct John Edwards biographical drama

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, who created the TV shows The West Wing and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, has nabbed rights to the Andrew Young book centered on former presidential candidate John Edwards, titled The Politician: An Insider’s Account of John Edwards’s Pursuit of the Presidency and the Scandal That Brought Him Down, according to …
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The Goon comic adaptation coming to San Diego Comic-Con 2010

The Goon creator Eric Powell joins Tim Miller and Jeff Fowler from Blur Studio to discuss the animated feature film adaptation of the popular comic book series. The Goon comic series has a distinctly paranormal slant, with the average story centering on ghosts, ghouls, skunk-apes, extra-dimensional aliens, or mad scientists. The film is being produced …
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