A movie version of the Dave Eggers novel “Hologram for the King,” starring Tom Hanks, is headed for a first-quarter start of production, with "Cloud Atlas" director Tom Tykwer helming from his…
When director J.J. Abrams yells "Action!" on the first new "Star Wars" film in almost a decade, it will be on a location or soundstage far, far from Abrams' home base of Los Angeles.
Jay and Mark Duplass are unusually upbeat for a pair of indie directors working today. The sibling helmers, who specialize in such DIY comedies as "Cyrus" and "Jeff Who Lives at Home," are constantly…
Christopher Nolan has begun shooting his space travel project “Interstellar” in Alberta, Canada, with Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway starring. Paramount and Warner Bros. provided confirmation…
Filmmakers chasing incentives around the world often find themselves in unfamiliar territory. That's when securing the right production-services company can make all the difference between a…
Filming on a remote tropical island may less expensive and arduous than you think.
The final week of 2012 racked up the slowest activity level of the year in location shooting in Los Angeles as show business closed up shop for the holidays.
Overall offlot filming in Hollywood has heated up in October with three consecutive weeks of increased activity.
Indie family comedy "Ping Pong Summer" starts filming next week in Ocean City, Md., with a cast that includes Susan Sarandon, Lea Thompson, John Hannah and Amy Sedaris.
Pacific Ocean gem lures Hollywood and Bollywood
The California Institute of Technology campus is malleable enough to have served as a location for a Moroccan wedding ("The Wedding Planner") and a faux Italian embassy ("The West Wing").