The problem starts with the first word a director utters on a set. He shouts "action." He doesn't shout "dialogue." There is an expectation of movement, not words. The boundaries of that movement…
Now that the red-carpet season has reached its zenith, the stars and their myriad consultants have all zeroed in on their key talking points.
Negotiating a greenlight from a major studio has always been an arcane science, and it's been changing radically of late.
This is the moment when the floodgates open and screeners come pouring into homes and offices of Academy and guild voters -- and when many voters get the crazies. And it's all going to be worse this…
Here's an item from the department of corporate megalomania: The global conglomerates should start thinking of themselves as countries rather than as companies, Google's executive chairman, Eric…
With ballots streaming out this week, it's already clear that the awards season brings out the worst in everyone. The campaign circuit leaves stars feeling exploited, reporters feeling compromised…
These are tough times for heroes -- witness the fate of Gen. David Petraeus and a couple of his fellow military mavens. Even with four stars on your uniform, the FBI scrutinizes your email and…
Michael Eisner in years past has not always been the easiest person to get along with, but his determination to return to the front lines of filmmaking is to be admired. By closing a distribution…
Though newspaper columns and blogs were steeped in political punditry last week, the media still made room for that tired staple the weekend box office report. Even if the films are obscure, the…
If any of George Lucas' nerdy friends at USC film school had told him that he was destined to be the focus of a $4 billion corporate deal, he would have responded that they must be smoking something…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$162.3M Disney -70.34%
Rio 22Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox -77.49%
Oculus3Daily:$946,007 Cumulative:$13.0M Relativity Media -64.44%