Michael Bay confirms Transformers 3

Michael Bay has confirmed that a third instalment of his blockbuster Transformers film franchise will arrive in 2011.

"Well it's official: we have a great Transformers 3 story," the director said on his official website Thursday. "The release date is now July 1st 2011. Not 2012."

Theron Pushes to Make the Days Count

Guillermo Arriaga's "The Burning Plain" is a slow-simmer sort of film, taking every moment of its nearly two hours to bring its story of two families connected by tragedy to a boil. But it takes just 20 seconds to expose -- literally, expose -- its star, Charlize Theron. By Lavanya Ramanathan

Jackson film tickets sell out

Michael Jackson's US fans have snapped up advance tickets for the documentary film This Is It in just two hours.

Fans had queued for up to three days in California to make sure they got one of 3,000 tickets to the Los Angeles shows.

“Spore” Developing into Film

Twentieth Century Fox acquired the rights to Electronic Arts “Spore” PC video game. The plan is to create a computer-generated animated feature film. by Danielle Hazell

Disney to slash Miramax Films releases to 3 a year

Walt Disney Co., looking to rein in costs at its Hollywood studio as it focuses on mainstream movies, is slashing staff by 70% at its Miramax Films specialty label and is substantially reducing the number of pictures it releases. By Claudia Eller

Twilight New Moon Trailer Builds Excitment

The next film in the Twilight saga is set to open on November 20th, 2009. The hype and excitement surrounding this film is just extraordinary. The film, New Moon, stars Robert Patinson and Kristen Stewart. They play the vampire and teen girl attempting to have a romance.

Mercs for hard up SABC staff

The cash-strapped SABC has negotiated a “corporate spring offer” from Mercedes-Benz, which it has circulated to all SABC personnel. by Glynnis Underhill