In the hyphenated world of Hollywood, the annual ShoWest gathering fits right in: part trade show, part schmooze fest, part old-school red-carpet gala. The four-day Vegas confab of exhibs and…
Now that ShoWest is post-Oscar, when all is said and done, this year's show may end up getting a lot more press bang for its buck.
Films adapted from novels have always been a significant part of the Oscar race. Since "All Quiet on the Western Front" won best pic in 1930, films based on novels have won the category over 40% of…
For most of their existence, TV and radio film critics have been looked at askance by the high priests of print criticism at such outlets as the New Yorker, New York Times and Film Comment…
The national economy may be in the doldrums but in Los Angeles, at least by showbiz standards, things haven't been this good for at least three years.
Considering the brickbats that get thrown his way by cultural critics every year he does it, you might wonder why Gil Cates keeps coming back. But back he is, for the 11th time as Oscarcast producer…
For all the public's fascination with the film business -- evidenced by the ability to quote overnight box office figures, the dating histories of any number of actors or the budget overuns of "Gangs…
You've probably seen the just-add-water demonstrations: a quick shot of a wire frame on a computer screen, then 10 seconds of digital ink and paint and there you go, a 3-D digital character is…
If last summer was a season of the sequel, then this year's award cycle is surely the winter of the adaptation. Most of the year's biggest and award-touted films are made from screenplays adapted…
In a business where you truly can be flying high in April and shot down in May, a film that makes $63 million-a-week worldwide for three months (and counting) probably hasn't made any wrong marketing…
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Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%