So with official confirmation that Bruce Rosenblum is leaving Warner Bros., it would be fascinating to hear someone - like, say, Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes - explain why the three-man "bake-off"…
The late-year steering committee meeting of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's visual effects branch is always a long night. This past November, though, things got heated as well.
They're turning up the heat in the kitchen as U.K. distributors announce format sales for two hot lifestyle shows -- "The Great Bake Off" and "Hell's Kitchen."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The film academy's Board of Governors has instituted rules changes that affect the music, foreign language, makeup and visual effects categories for the Oscars.
Emotion is all the rage as Acad focuses on vfx in quality pics
Ten films have made the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' short list to compete for a visual effects Oscar nomination.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Visual Effects branch has chosen the seven films for its annual bake-off in Jan.
"Avatar" advances the art and technology of visual effects in so many areas that winnowing down the bake-off presentation to 15 minutes is a challenge.