Development once held the key to a studio's future. In recent years, however, studio development teams have become scattershot in their approach.
David O. Selznick
Working Title Films co-chairmen Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner will receive the 2013 David O. Selznick Achievement Award for theatrical films from the Producers Guild of America.
Spielberg raised bar on imagination, scope of cinematic art
A heated dispute within the Art Directors Guild over a credit on "The Adventures of Tintin" has exposed a long-simmering debate over the title of production designer vs. art director while also…
Producer and former studio executive David Brown, who produced Oscar-winning films including "The Sting" and "Driving Miss Daisy," died Sunday at the Manhattan home he shared with his wife Helen…
Selznick was the mogul who became an auteur. As a child at his father's World Pictures, he gave advice on everything. Then he was a production chief at Paramount and RKO, responsible for a package of…
"No Civil War movie ever made a dime," says writer Ben Hecht (David Manis), in response to the compulsive, near-psychotic desire of David O. Selznick (Dan Castellaneta) to produce "Gone With the…
The red earth of Tara that everyone carries on about looks ruddy-brown now. That dashing brute of a blockade runner, Rhett Butler, appears almost peaked in places, and Scarlett O'Hara's famous party…
Producers Richard Zanuck and David Brown were double winners at Wednesday night's Producers Guild of America Golden Laurel awards, taking a lifetime achievement award and seeing their film "Jaws"…
New version of the Ernest Hemingway World War I story conveys some of the Hemingway spirit that speaks of the futility of war and a desperate love that grips two strangers in its midst. But sweep and…
As David O. Selznick screenplayed his own production, from Margaret Buell Wilder's [adaptation of her own] book, Since You Went Away is a heart-warming panorama of human emotions, reflecting the…
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