Negotiations for a new contract covering about 500 location managers and scouts are set to begin March 30, four months prior to expiration of the current contract.
"Crash" cashed in on its Best Picture Oscar in Spain, where the ensemble drama jumped from 15th to second place over the weekend, but showed only modest traction in re-releases into other markets.
Leaders of the propmakers union, which operates as IATSE Local 44, have filed additional charges against suspended business agent Ronnie Cunningham for alleged embezzlement of union funds and other…
"The Pink Panther" pounced on the top spot at the foreign box office with $9.2 million, edging family fave "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" amid continued mild…
Eliminating the possibility of a West Coast strike this summer, members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have ratified a three-year contract covering 35,000 below-the-line members.
New Line has decided to "Lift Every Voice," picking up a pitch by scribe Bobby Smith Jr. ("Their Eyes Were Watching God") about gospel choir competitions and setting it up with veteran manager Holly…
Hollywood's propmakers local has overwhelmingly voted down ratification of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees' Hollywood agreement, signaling significant dissatisfaction with the…
After winning the best pic Oscar, Lionsgate will re-release "Crash" theatrically starting Friday on about 150 screens in the U.S. Overseas distribs are also moving toward a re-release, with Pathe…
New Line has acquired horror pitch "Pan" by tyro scribe Ben Magid in a preemptive bid and set it up with Brooklyn Weaver's Energy Entertainment banner.
Oscar's glow has provided serious redemption for "Memoirs of a Geisha," with a trio of craft trophies. "Geisha" took home Oscars in art direction for John Myhre and Gretchen Rau; in costume design…
Underlining the power of family films, "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" easily led the foreign box office with $10.3 million at 1,163 playdates during the weekend.