What's The Secret Of Turning A Single Story Into An Endless Franchise?

We know how (and where) franchises go to die, but what turns a one-off movie or a standard TV series into a franchise that can go on, sometimes even for generations? » 10/30/14 4:20pm 10/30/14 4:20pm

Happy 20th Anniversary, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie

Twenty years ago today, the live-action take on Eastman and Laird's trailblazing indie comic hit the big screen. And you should thank it for changing Hollywood for the geekier. » 3/30/10 10:43am 3/30/10 10:43am

Did Lionsgate Just Start A Terminator Bidding War?

Earlier this week, everyone thought the Terminator rights were in the bag for Lionsgate, since no-one else wanted it. But now Sony, Warner, Summit and Legendary are rumored to be readying their own bids. Did Terminator get sexy again? » 1/14/10 1:24pm 1/14/10 1:24pm