Eric Eisner's getting into the movie business, launching L+E Prods. and starting production on "Hamlet 2," a high school comedy starring Steve Coogan and Catherine Keener with Andy Fleming directing.
Sony Pictures Animation is getting into the direct-to-DVD biz with a sequel to last year's "Open Season." Unit is starting production on "Open Season 2," with a 2009 release likely.
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Screen Gems topper Clint Culpepper likes to fly under the radar. As far as he's concerned, less is always more; delivering a strong bottom line to his multilabel bosses, Sony Pictures chairmen Amy…
In July, when Columbia's "Superbad" screened at Comic-Con, a confab that's become as important in gauging young male tastes as the Toronto Film Festival has in launching fall movies, the studio's…
If Jeff Blake, Sony Pictures Entertainment's vice chairman, were to be given an unofficial title, it would be head of mergers and consolidations.
Sony is getting more serious about foreign films.
One of the unique features of the Sony map as drawn by Michael Lynton and Amy Pascal is the Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%