In the wake of "Titanic," as new movies use visual effects in different and unexpected ways, the industry is evaluating which style of effects company is best suited to meet the changing needs of the…
Peter Rice, the 20th Century Fox production exec who oversaw such pics as Baz Luhrmann's "Romeo + Juliet" and Danny Boyle's "A Life Less Ordinary," has been upped from senior VP to executive vice…
The Sci-Fi Channel is hoping to grab Madison Avenue's attention in 1999 with what it calls an "environmental study" of its audience, showing that the network gets high marks for viewers becoming more…
Amid the doldrums of January, the Great White Way managed to blow life into some of its shows, but not all.
Wireless telecom Pegaso will distribute GrupoVideovisa products and services via video rental stores.
Pacific Title/Mirage Studio has tapped William Plant as prexy of the f/x shop's digital division.
Think you've heard it all at your local multiplex? Not even. As the film world hurtles toward its meeting with destiny May 21, state-of-the-art movie sound is in the process of becoming more artful…
Daniel Sackheim has inked an exclusive, two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV that calls for him to develop, executive produce and direct series for the studio and for Chris Carter's Ten…
FRANCE Gallic sales company Pandora announced Tuesday its appointment of Toby Melling as director of TV sales. Melling takes over for Edward Noeltner, who left the company in late 1998 to head the…
In an unusual move, Main Street Arts, a smallish, Upstate theater company in Nyack, N.Y., has landed a permanent Off Broadway production berth through a relationship with Off Broadway's Irish Arts…
Special effects wizard Chris Watts has unusual tastes for a man in his profession. He says he's not a big fan of the crash-'em-up or space-battle movies, but loves films that have strong, well-told…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History