Transmedia may be a nouveau buzzword, but at the New York Film Festival the term sits alongside established genres like documentaries, retrospectives and restored masterpieces in the fest's sidebar…
Charlie Victor Romeo
The word premieres of two interactive doc projects and the New York debuts of a handful of multiplatform titles — including "Charlie Victor Romeo," the hit Off Broadway docu-play recently turned into…
HONG KONG — "These Final Hours," an apocalyptic thriller by Zak Hilditch, has been acquired for a wide release by leading Australian distributor Roadshow Films. Although “Hours” is billed by…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
After “Titanic 3D” made a huge splash in China, Universal bowed its “Jurassic Park” multidimensional re-release on the mainland, where it grossed an impressive $6.3 million on opening day. The 3D…
More than once this summer, Broadway musical "The Lion King" has done something impressive: It's beaten "Wicked" at the box office even when "Lion King" plays a traditional eight-perf week and…
Show starring Daniel Radcliffe emerges as a riotous evening of first-rate ensemble acting.
This season's Tony-nommed musicals took various routes to Broadway. Here's how a few producers recall that often arduous trek to the bigtime.
Kwame Kwei-Armah's play "Beneatha's Place" has turned legit industry heads as part of an ambitious project at Baltimore's Center Stage, which is presenting the new title, inspired by "A Raisin in the…
To promote their ambitious new videogame "Destiny," Activision and Bungie (which created "Halo"), have produced a live action commercial, directed by Jon Favreau, that prominently features Giancarlo…
For Nancy Tellem, pitch meetings these days start with a demonstration of everything that the Xbox platform has to offer content creators.
A thriller with arthouse bona fides, minimalist in design but shot in 3D, "Charlie Victor Romeo" brings the original 1999 play -- based on black-box cockpit recordings recovered from air disasters -…