Long before corporate synergy, vertical integration and brand equity entered business parlance (never mind Hollywood vernacular), Walt Disney and brother Roy had assembled a range of characters and…
Marital woes turned into box office bliss as "Intolerable Cruelty" rolled out in 17 markets over the weekend, generally resonating more strongly than in the U.S., where it's earned a measly $28…
Myriad Pictures will co-produce and co-finance the Mission Pictures project "Piccadilly Jim," a P.G. Wodehouse comedy to be directed by John McKay from a Julian Fellowes script.
Disney is disputing press reports stating that Ben Affleck's "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past" has been pulled due to budget issues and recent negative press surrounding Affleck.
Jonathan Glickman has been promoted to president of Spyglass Entertainment and will also become a partner with Roger Birnbaum and Gary Barber, who remain co-chairmen and CEOs of the company.
David Zucker, whose directing credits include “Airplane!” and “BASEketball,” is the director of “Scary Movie 3.” He was misidentified in a review in Friday’s paper. * * * WGA animation writing award…
Reactions from the creative community and awards orgs to the screener ban compromise ranged from renewed outrage to cautious optimism. But there was no indication the controversy would go away.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the rights to two projects to be produced by Sid Ganis' Out of the Blue shingle. The first is an untitled comedy pitch set in the world of college basketball from the…
Australia's major film industry guilds have urged the government not to cave into U.S. pressure for unrestricted access to new-media platforms in the free-trade agreement in negotiation.
Indian director Sunil Agnihotri is prepping a movie on the life of Australian missionary Graham Staines, who was murdered along with his two young sons by a Hindu zealot in 1999.
Members of New Zealand's Assn. of Film and Television Arts will meet this week to consider a report on troubled finances.