A lot of folks are still angry about the clampdown on screener tapes, but at least one small group is clearly upbeat: The owners of screening rooms.
Paramount Pictures has decided to investigate "The Sleeping Detective," buying a pitch for mid-six figures from writer-director Wayne Kramer for Leonard Goldberg to produce.
The WGA West board has tapped the former head of the Natl. Labor Relations Board to probe allegations of federal labor law violations in its most recent election.
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Screenwriters have a growing headache, and that may translate to more pain for Hollywood as whole.
Morgan Creek Prods. has tapped Renny Harlin for six weeks of reshoots on "Exorcist: The Beginning." The shingle had no comment, but sources said Harlin is due to begin work in mid-November.
Hollywood's actors blasted Jack Valenti's compromise on screeners, and said they're being treated as second-class citizens.
It's no joke -- "Scary Movie 3" appears poised for breakout box office during the upcoming frame.
Three-time Emmy winner Mark Evanier has been tapped for the sixth annual animation writing award by the WGA West's Animation Writers Caucus. The kudo will be presented tonight by the caucus at its…
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has selected 11 of its brethren as the most influential cinematographers in the history of filmmaking.
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has admitted its reserves have been depleted to less than two months of operating expenses after posting deficits for the past seven years.