In the 14 months since Christopher Dodd took the top job at the Motion Picture Assn. of America, he's been scrambling to get up to speed.
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Even as many states ramp up the debate on the real value of tax incentives to boost film and television production, the consensus in New York seems to be that such incentives do their job. And that…
Studio specialty divisions are no longer low-budget arthouse arms: Last year, the cost of production for specialty pics rose a whopping 60% vs. an 8% rise for major-studio titles.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
Kelley Nichols has been appointed VP of distribution and marketing for Latin America for Warner Bros. Pictures.
Paramount Pictures' "Bopha!" and 20th Century Fox's "Hot Shots! Part Deux" pulled down PG-13 ratings in the 1,267th bulletin from the Motion Picture Association of America's Classification and Rating…