It's definitely the year of the digital character as a cast of computer-generated beings are featured prominently in the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the visual f/x Oscar nom.
Now cleaning up at the box office with "Maid in Manhattan," Jennifer Lopez is in final negotiations to reteam with Revolution Studios on the Lasse Hallstrom-helmed drama "An Unfinished Life," a…
Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the treatment "Open Season" from cartoonist Steve Moore and producer John Carls to turn it into a computer-animated film.
Technicolor Creative Services, the post-production arm of film lab Technicolor, plans to expand beyond its Los Angeles base and open a facility in New York's Greenwich Village.
Cinesite Europe has snapped up much of Mill Film's top talent now that the London-based effects shop behind "Gladiator" and "Black Hawk Down" is ankling the feature f/x biz.
As a way to fire up the marketing machine to promote its big-budget summer tentpole "The Hulk," and to quash some early negative rumors surrounding the look of the pic's title character, U over the…
MGM has bolstered its theatrical publicity team with a series of new appointments and promotions.
James Gandolfini is moving from head of the crime family to head of the nuclear family: The "Sopranos" star is in negotiations to topline "Surviving Christmas" at DreamWorks Pictures opposite Ben…
Larry Chernoff has been tapped chairman of Ascent Media Creative Services, a division of John Malone's post-production conglom Ascent Media Group.
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