Movie piracy costs the U.S. economy more than $20 billion annually, along with 141,000 new jobs, $5.4 billion in lost employee earnings and $837 million in lost tax revenue, according to a new study…
Looking to ride the success of fantasy sports sites, a pair of execs are launching a Hollywood version dubbed the Fantasy Moguls game this week. Matthew Berry and Brenda Spoonemore said the site will…
Oliver Stone's "World Trade Center" showed significant traction in Europe, winning the weekend at the foreign box office with a solid $12.3 million at 2,690 playdates in 20 markets.
Directors Guild of America exec director Jay Roth remained among the top-earning labor execs by taking home $1.67 million last year -- well over half in deferred compensation.
Leaders of the Actors' Equity Assn. have selected first VP Mark Zimmerman to be president. Zimmerman was voted into office by acclamation in an Equity Council meeting Tuesday and will serve until the…
New Line has bought comedy spec "Mild Things," from the scripting team of Michael Colton and John Aboud, and has set up the project with Paul Young and Peter Principato at their Principato-Young…
SAG and AFTRA members have approved a two-year extension of the unions' commercials contract with 96% in favor. Participation was fairly light, with about 21% of the 125,000 referendum ballots…
Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon will topline New Line's Middle East political thriller "Rendition." Gavin Hood ("Tsotsi") will direct and Steve Golin will produce via his Anonymous Content…
The Hollywood Film Festival will present Forest Whitaker with its actor of the year nod and Derek Luke and Lindsay Lohan with its breakthrough acting awards.
Tyrese Gibson's year-old HQ Pictures has acquired Mark Jonathan Stanley's sci-fi/actioner pitch, "12th Man."
German thriller "Perfume: The Story of a Murderer" has eclipsed the buccaneers, easily beating "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" as the top film at the international box office.
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