Oscar nomination ballots will be mailed today to the 5,467 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
SPECIAL REPORTThe year after winning the World Series is never easy. Thus for Sony Pictures Entertainment it was difficult trying to top 1997, when the studio fetched a record-breaking $1.3 billion…
Jon Shestack, executive VP of production with Universal-based Beacon Pictures, will take over as prexy of production for a new, improved development-minded Artisan Entertainment on Feb. 1.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
Industryites planning their days at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival now have even more screenings to consider, after fest organizers made three last-minute additions to the schedule.
Things get curiouser and curiouser at Universal. "Curious George," the big-budget pic based on the well-known children's book, has been put in turnaround at Universal and its producers, Imagine…
Adding a little French flair to its producer ranks, 20th Century Fox has inked a deal with Franco helmer Luc Besson to move his Seaside Prods. banner from Sony to the Century City-based studio.
John Travolta will receive the Alan J. Pakula Award from the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) at their fourth annual Critics' Choice Awards on Jan. 25 in Los Angeles.
SPECIAL REPORTIt was a banner year for the team that runs Sony Pictures Classics -- Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Marcie Bloom. SPC's total revenues doubled to $46 million in 1998 from $23.3…
MGM emerged victorious from another skirmish in its lawsuit with Sony Pictures Entertainment over the right to make James Bond films. On Dec. 28, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied Sony's…
"Affliction," filmmaker Paul Schrader's nightmarish descent into madness based on the Russell Banks novel, led the field for the 14th Independent Spirit Awards.