The flood of competition to draw film and TV production to states via generous tax incentives has led to one conclusion in the industry: They are here to stay. Even though industry advocates in North…
Big-budget movies would be eligible for production tax incentives under the legislation unveiled on Wednesday to expand California's state production tax incentives. The bill, the California Film and…
The Visual Effects Society started out with the idea that a full-fledged Hollywood craft needed a guild, a trade association and an honorary society. The VES would be the honorary society. When a vfx…
Supporters of boosting California's film and TV production tax credit are grappling with how to convince lawmakers in Sacramento to expand the program. Los Angeles Councilman Felipe Fuentes, a key…
Speaking on Friday to a San Fernando Valley business group, MPAA chairman Chris Dodd called for an expansion of California's production tax incentive program to include big-budget films, noting that…
Georgia's film tax credit is spinning off some unintended benefits.
Jake Gyllenhaal's thriller "Nightcrawler" is receiving a $2.3 million allocation from the California Film Tax Credit program after moving off the waiting list.
The Michigan Film office has approved Warner Bros. follow up to the “Man of Steel” to receive $35 million in incentives to film in the state, beginning early next year. The actioner, that will star…
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.
Forty-two U.S. jurisdictions offer a dizzying array of tax credits, rebates and grants for film and TV production. At right: a snapshot of programs in 11 states and Puerto Rico that have pulled jobs…
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%