With the Directors Guild of America expected to announce as early as today a start date for negotiations, the backchannels have started buzzing again to revive the smoldering remains of the WGA talks.
The Santa Barbara Film Festival will honor Casey Affleck ("Gone Baby Gone," "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford"), Marion Cotillard ("La Vie en rose"), James McAvoy…
A brace of English-language features tackling East-West relations, pics that have been labors of love for their Arab helmers, are finally making their bow.
Warner Bros. has tapped Thomas Gewecke as prexy of digital distribution, a division of its home entertainment group.
In a move tinged with irony, most of the studios have relocated their top international home entertainment execs from London to Burbank, Culver City, Century City, Hollywood and other L.A.-area ports…
The Producers Guild of America will honor "The Great Debaters" with the Stanley Kramer Award, reserved for work that addresses important social issues.
Richie Gallo, a longtime exec at Universal Music, has been tapped to foster synergy between Rhino and the other Warner Music Group labels.
New antipiracy measures in a bill a House subcommittee will consider today could reduce overall bootlegging by 10% or more over three years and bring at least a fourfold return on every taxpayer…
As the writers strike hits the six-week mark on Monday, the ramifications for the TV biz are growing by the hour.
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