Creating sound for a toon film is a lot like the writing process, say Hollywood's top audio men: Filling in that silent celluloid page requires imagination, discipline and some true grit.
Eye on the Oscars: Directors & Cinematographers
Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski faced a formidable challenge on the set of "A.I. Artificial Intelligence."
OSCAR QUOTIENT PROS: Acad might be glad to see her back on the bigscreen with meaty role. CONS: She's at her dramatic best when angry; possibly a tough sell to voters. Thanks to her…
OSCAR QUOTIENT PROS: Riedenschneider has earned his place in the Coen brothers' character catalog. CONS: Plot twists bar Riedenschneider from having his day in court. Tony Shalhoub, by his own…
Bill Hilary, G.M./exec VP, Comedy Central: “It's very important to look for a balanced portfolio, not to depend on one show. It used to be that cable companies were looking for one hit. That's not…
TNT ushers in the holiday season Sunday with the Whoopi Goldberg comedy "Call Me Claus," featuring new music from Garth Brooks. The Oscar-winning actress stars as a Scrooge-esque home-shopping…
A&E focuses on 1918 in the upcoming weeks with a pair of dramatic features.
MTV ushers in 2002 with the final feature installment of animated series "Daria" in January, but then takes a bleaker perspective several months later. "Going to Wasted," a look at youthful heroin…
This winter will find Showtime exploring opposite ends of the political spectrum with the feature "The Day Reagan Was Shot" and the two-nighter "Fidel."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$253.1M Disney -66.09%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.8M Paramount Pictures -73.58%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$16.9M Warner Brothers / New Line -60.81%