Film Independent has received a two-year grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to establish a Sloan Producers Grant as part of the org's Producers Lab. The first grant recipient will be selected…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America and the Natl. Assn. of Theatre Owners have announced that five arrests have been made recently for illegal camcording of "Transformers" in California, Florida…
Warner Bros. has sleuthed out bigscreen rights to David Morrell's "The Brotherhood of the Rose," an espionage tome previously developed into an NBC mini in the late 1980s. Basil Iwanyk is producing…
The Screen Actors Guild has collected $8 million in foreign tax revenues for its members but distributed less than 3% of those funds, according to a guild disclosure.
Hollywood scribes saw Guild-covered earnings slide 1.5% last year to $905.8 million in the first decline in five years, due to a 3.2% decrease in compensation for feature writing.
Responding to the WGA East's frustration over stalled contract talks, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) on Friday visited the Gotham newsrooms of CBS-owned 1010-WINS Radio, WCBS-AM 880 Radio, CBS Network…
Robots and Bruce Willis dominated international moviegoing, with "Transformers" beating out "Live Free or Die Hard" for the top overseas spot.
The third time really has been the charm so far this summer at the international box office. Three franchises in their third iteration -- Sony's "Spider-Man," Paramount's "Shrek" and Disney's…
Sunset Gower Studios is being sold to commercial real estate firm Hudson Capital and an unnamed partner by GI Partners for more than $200 million.
Newly minted indie banner Global Universal Film Group has secured a $100 million private equity deal to produce a slate of eight films.
Negotiators for the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists are continuing talks in New York even as the union's current sound recording deal expired over the weekend.