With "Spider-Man 2" spinning a web of success, Sony finished first at the box office in 2004, hauling in $1.3 billion.
Paramount's defining event of 2004 came on Election Day, when Kerry supporter Sherry Lansing announced that she was leaving the chairman's slot after 12 years.
Celebs braved downpours to celebrate the Critics Choice kudocast Monday night at the Wiltern. Broadcast critics honored Jamie Foxx, Hilary Swank and the night's biggest winner, "Sideways."
On the bright side, it was a year of stability in New Line Cinema's executive suites. But, boy, did those honchos miss their precious Peter Jackson.
Leave the fancy shoes at home -- that's the first lesson. Sure, from the outside, the Academy Awards are all about gold and glamour, flash and finery, beautiful people in gorgeous clothes.
In 2004, perhaps more ink was expended on the fates of Miramax co-toppers Bob and Harvey Weinstein than on the mini-major's entire release schedule.
Blame it on the biopic. Faced with an overabundance of lead actor candidates -- thanks to a raft of solid biography vehicles -- experts and insiders are throwing up their hands and heaving a…
Any conversation about MGM's 2004 begins and ends with the studio's deal to be acquired by Sony and a consortium of investors for nearly $5 billion.
The stage is the thing in the actress races, where one leading candidate takes to the boards while another re-creates one of legit's most memorable sopranos.
What Fox lacked in prestige in 2004, it made up for in box office. Studio co-chairmen Tom Rothman and Jim Gianopulos presided over their second record-breaking year of revenue, and their slate of…
When it comes to this season's director races -- particularly the Oscars -- the big question revolves around Martin Scorsese.