"Man of Steel" has made $125-million in its opening weekend in the US, lining it up to be the year's highest-grossing film.
DiCaprio is set to play the infamous Russian mystic and confidante of the Romanov Russian royal family, Rasputin, in a new biopic.
Neil Meron and Craig Zadan say the "boobs song" presenter, who was criticised for his edgy jokes, did an "extraordinary job".
Duelling biopics of Muhammad reflect differing traditions of Sunni and Shia Islam over depiction of the Muslim prophet.
The Dark Knight Rises actor is set to take the lead in Scott's forthcoming biblical epic, though there is competition to get the story to the screen.
Sean Penn, Michael Moore and Oliver Stone have paid tribute to Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, who died after a long battle with cancer.
The Hobbit has big shoes to fill, but the bookies bet that it will be bigger than The Lord of the Rings.
It is a decision one imagines the Hollywood star might well have embraced: Marilyn Monroe, according to a new legal ruling, belongs to everybody.
Disney has admitted that its science fiction adventure John Carter is on course to be one of the biggest flops in Hollywood history.
Viewers of a sensitive disposition will probably steer well clear of a film by Lars von Trier titled Nymphomaniac.