One man's loss is another's gain. While Hollywood producers lament the lack of local production, territories around the world are benefitting from the exodus.
Incentives can change on a dime, often subject to the whims of a state's political party when power changes hands.
The sharp rise in the number of states wooing TV productions with lucrative tax incentive coin has cost California dearly in terms of its market share of primetime drama series lensing.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Los Angeles' newly inaugurated mayor, Eric Garcetti, pledged to be a “salesman-in-chief” for the city, including “ending runaway film and TV production for good.” After being sworn in at a ceremony…
There's such a thing as being too clean and too sharp, and on "The Runaways," Benoit Debie wanted to get down and dirty -- maybe not as down and dirty as he's gotten with Gaspar Noe (on…
A conventionally enjoyable making-and-breaking-of-the-band saga.
Scout Taylor-Compton ("Halloween") has been cast in "The Runaways" alongside Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning.
Dakota Fanning is negotiating to play lead singer Cheri Currie in "The Runaways," the biopic of the '70s all-girl band that already has "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart playing Joan Jett.
Independent producers at the American Film Market received an upbeat outlook on the growing use of incentives to keep production in the U.S., particularly in light of recent federal tax incentive…
House Speaker Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.) is still annoyed that Oscar winner movie "Chicago," was filmed across the border in Toronto and has vowed to do something about it.