In Oscar handicapping, everything you know is wrong. That became apparent Feb. 15 when the nominations were announced and immediately contradicted most observers' predictions. Even in a year with few…
German-based licensing company Intertainment has concluded a multipicture deal with Spanish distributor Manga Films. Drawing on product from its various partnerships, company has sold a mixed…
The golden physique, the bald pate, that modesty-protecting sword. Face it: Oscar wears the same thing every year.
Studio Canal Plus has entered exclusive negotiations with Pathe for a long-term theatrical distribution partnership in the U.K.
The first thought of all successful writers is asking themselves who is their intended audience.
Imax Corp. announced Monday it has started production on "All Access," a giant-screen rock concert film with performances by Carlos Santana, B.B. King, Sting, Macy Gray, Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock.
"Seinfeld" producing alums Alec Berg, Jeff Schaffer and Dave Mandel have scored a high six- against seven-figure deal from Disney for "Aftermath," a feature pitch with a premise that seizes on the…
He stands 13-1/2 inches high, weighs 8-1/2 pounds and is plated with 24-karat gold. Oscar also is a priceless possession -- not just to those who take him home, but also to the nonprofit group that…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has kicked off its annual Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowship competish, which will award $25,000 prizes to budding screenwriters.
Pat Notaro, exec VP and general sales manager for Sony Pictures Releasing and a well-liked 30-year veteran of exhibition and distribution, died Sunday night of a heart attack. He was 52.
Producers Richard and Lili Fini Zanuck know that on March 26, the 72nd Academy Awards will take place as scheduled. In their business, this is the most comforting thought they've had in years.