"My friend Nick Allott, who runs Cameron Mackintosh's company, suggested I come talk to Cameron if I was interested in turning 'Les Miserables' into a movie," Fellner says. "We met, we talked, we did…
"The biggest challenge was Joe's last-minute decision to change it from the typical, all-Russian location adaptation -- which was logistically incredibly difficult, economically challenging and…
After "The Lord of the Rings," Jackson and Walsh started to explore J.R.R. Tolkien's earlier novel and the appendices for a prequel. According to Cunningham, "Guillermo del Toro was going to (direct)…
"Paul came up with the idea while we were doing 'Blood.' His family was involved in World War II, and he was fascinated with stories of GIs returning and how some were very damaged," Lupi says.
"It was the Booker Prize-winning novel," Netter says. "The rights were available, and I went to Elizabeth Gabler at Fox 2000 and pitched her."
One of the most successful and intriguing successes on "Zero Dark Thirty" was the re-creation of Osama Bin Laden's secret compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Production designer Jeremy Hindle's goal…
Location and design mavens on 'Argo' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' simulated tense foreign interventions by the U.S.
Pulled into the Bond universe by Daniel Craig (who unofficially invited the respected "American Beauty" auteur to helm the 23rd franchise entry),
Doing justice to real-life poet and polio victim Mark O'Brien, who, confined to an iron lung, hires a sex surrogate, Lewin faced the challenge of finding "the right tone and balance between the…
How do you take a single book and turn it into another ambitious three-part epic reportedly budgeted at $500 million?
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%