Germany's tax saving film funds may soon become extinct as the country's newly re-elected government seeks to eradicate tax-sheltering vehicles of all types.
The campaign to persuade the Australian government to extend the tax rebate for feature films lensed Down Under to big-budget TV productions has hit a snag at a time when TV projects from the U.S…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Revolution Studios has dinner reservations with Roth/Arnold Prods, picking up the spec script "Dinner for Two" from first-time scribes Christine Scowley and Adam Kleid.
One-year-old Gotham distrib ThinkFilm will lend its brainy name to "Spellbound," which it will release in North America next spring.
New Line Cinema has paid high-six figures to preemptively acquire the spec "New Sensation," penned by Chris Hauty.
More than 150 leaders from the Dutch film industry issued strong pleas for continuity in the controversial Dutch tax break scheme on Sunday.
Paramount Pictures has taken aim at "Three Gun Blues," purchasing Josh Olson's spec script for mid-six figures for Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures to produce.
Maybe Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton should give CleanFlicks or ClearPlay a call.
Warner Bros.' Czech home entertainment division is poised to break records for video and DVD releases, capping a banner year for the theatrical division.