Universal segued a solid $61 million overseas debut for “Oblivion” last weekend into an estimated $38.2 million Stateside opening, a better-than-expected result that lifts the film's worldwide total…
In a shocking and ominous sign for the international film biz, Spain's Alta Classics, one of Europe's best-known distributors of big auteur fare, is closing its doors after 44 years.
The end of print distribution of films brings with it not just the close of an era, but also the potential loss of livelihood for many who work both inside and outside of the entertainment industry.
Pitting the latest action-hero incarnation of Tom Cruise against an army of alien marauders, director Joseph Kosinski's follow-up to "Tron: Legacy" is a moderately clever dystopian mindbender.
Producer Aaron Magnani has optioned the screen rights to author CJ Cherryh's sci-fi fantasy quartet “The Morgaine Stories” with Peter Arneson adapting. The plan is to start a possible franchise…
Shortly after “The Client List” premiered last April, I received an email from a massage therapist who was very upset about the message the show conveyed, including the assumption that legitimate…
Following Alexander Mindadze's very different "Innocent Saturday," "Land of Oblivion" reps the second major feature of 2011 to carve drama out of the Chernobyl disaster, to powerful effect.
Universal Pictures has acquired screen rights to "The Stars My Destination," a 1955 Alfred Bester novel that's considered a seminal sci-fi work. Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing with Raymond…