Gil Cates will produce the 75th annual Academy Awards, the Academy's exec director Bruce Davis and prexy Frank Pierson said. Gig will be Cates' 11th as producer of the Oscarcast.
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Cinemax will present a digitally enhanced version of bodybuilding classic "Pumping Iron" in recognition of the doc's 25th anniversary.
UCLA screenwriting grad student Michael Bucklin won first prize at the Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards for coming-of-age comedy "Teenorama."
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
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