Three years ago, motion capture was being touted as the hot trend in digital visual effects. But the onscreen results have so far been a little, um, cold.
You didn't need a crystal ball to know that Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" would continue to work magic on international auds. Over the Nov. 25-27 frame, fourth pic in the…
Capped by a visit from Francis Ford Coppola to grab a Golden Alexander career award, the 46th Thessaloniki Intl. Film Festival gave notice this year of the start of a major makeover under its new…
A few years ago, Brillstein Grey was making TV series deals and Brad Grey was forming a first-dollar gross film company with clients Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston; Mike Ovitz was pouring millions…
Two features and one TV series have been greenlit after receiving coin from the Norwegian Film Fund.
"Finding Neverland" scribe David Magee is in talks to pen "The Historian," which Red Wagon is producing for Columbia Pictures. Pic is an adaptation of Elizabeth Kostova's first novel. Col paid seven…
AMC is set to open its signature L.A. screens, the Century City 15, on Dec. 14, though the grand opening will be on Dec. 12, when it hosts the world premiere of "The Producers."
Paramount Pictures is planning a wide national release for the recently completed pic "Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector" on March 31.
George Clooney has been tapped to receive the third Freedom Award from the Broadcast Film Critics Assn.
Warner Bros. Pictures has bought the film rights to Rick Yancey's young-adult novel "The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp" and set it up with Akiva Goldsman's Weed Road Pictures.
Erica Steinberg has joined Universal Pictures as senior VP of production. Along with recently appointed production prexy Jon Gordon, Steinberg had spent the bulk of her career at Miramax.