Tag Archives: New Line Cinema

Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn part II trailer with The Hunger Games

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Yes, as expected by everyone and their cat, Lionsgate will indeed unleash the first trailer for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn part II two weeks from tomorrow, attached exclusively to prints of The Hunger Games. It’s an obvious move, using one massively popular franchise to prop[...]

Peter Jackson, “The Hobbit” button up behind-the-scenes deals with studios

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A financial deal has been put into place that provides the investment MGM needed to put behind Peter Jackson’s planned adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit.” As part of the deal, Warner Bros. receives international theatrical rights to distribute the pictures when they come out in 2012 and[...]

New Zealand PM makes last-ditch effort to retain “The Hobbit”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After years of inactivity, a flurry of last-minute wheelings and dealings has ensured that the “Hobbit” story changes by the hour. Shortly after Peter Jackson revealed that Warner Bros. was heading to New Zealand to decide if it was economically feasible to remain in the country to film[...]

“Hobbit” close to greenlight, according to report

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Despite recent reports that labor unrest could delay an adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” even further, it now looks like the production will get a greenlight. Warner Bros., New Line Cinema, and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer “appear to be close” to finalizing a deal with Peter Jackson to make two[...]

Peter Jackson will not replace del Toro on “The Hobbit”

Hollywoodnews.com: Following news that Guillermo del Toro has dropped out of “The Hobbit,” the likely contender would be the film’s producer and “Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson, right? Wrong. EW reports that the director’s manager Ken Kamins exclaims: “As for Peter directing,” writes Kamins from New Zealand,[...]

“Sex and the City 2” to release soundtrack featuring Alicia Keys

The Sex and the City 2 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be released by WaterTower Music both digitally and on CD May 25, 2010. New Line Cinema’s “Sex and the City 2” opens nationwide on Thursday, May 27, 2010. The follow-up to the first hugely successful “Sex and the City” soundtrack,[...]