Post-production conglom Ascent Media Group announced Thursday it will combine operations of two of its boutique visual effects shops, Riot and Method, effective Jan. 1.
First Look Studios has become the latest indie distrib to slim down, issuing pinkslips last week to a range of employees including VP of TV sales Gene Lavelle and advertising director Michael Crow.
Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild have admitted they'll probably have to accept the congloms' final offer if members don't approve the strike authorization.
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Anthony Pellicano's wife is looking to reopen the disgraced private eye's practice -- and do it via a new reality show.
David Mamet writes in the Huffington Post on Gov. Rod Blagojevich: "I am from Chicago, and, so, having been disillusioned with politics at an early age I do not become involved. The only reason I…
Rachel Maddow stages a re-enactment of Illinois Gov. Blagojevich's greatest hits.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%