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.
Count on the IRS to pour cold water on Oscar night. IRS Commissioner Mark Everson, noting reports that stars' goodie bags would be valued at over $100,000, issued a statement Friday reminding…
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has negotiated a $936,000 settlement for more than 120 dancers, singers and actors for use of their performances in the "Best of the Dean Martin…
SAG leaders have announced that they will open an upcoming March 27 Hollywood division board meeting to a limited number of members. The opening of the confab follows through on a campaign promise by…
For a lavish historical epic set in Japan, "Memoirs of a Geisha" hasn't found the Japanese market to be very hospitable.
Thanks to fears about piracy in English-language territories, it's not just tentpoles like "Mission: Impossible 3" getting day-and-date releases these days.
Fox has preemptively snapped up British writer Mark Burton's spec "They Came From Upstairs" for $1.75 million against $2.25 million and set up the project with Barry Josephson and his Josephson…
Leaders of the propmakers union, which operates as IATSE Local 44, have suspended business agent Ronnie Cunningham for alleged embezzlement of union funds and other violations. Following a detailed…