After decades of promoting film preservation as a worthy goal, preservationists are increasingly optimistic that studios and other funders are starting to see the light.
The digital revolution will change everything, we've been told. The cost of moviemaking will be reduced, enabling new talent to strut its stuff. Directors will require less in the way of equipment…
As Oscar veterans try to digest the news that the show is moving up to February, those trying to schedule and sell kudos contenders are both celebrating and fretting.
Box office in Spain shot up 13% in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2001, according to a recent analysis by Nielsen EDI in Spain. With "Spider-Man" still spinning moolah and…
In a business obsessed with targeted marketing, award consultants may have the most targeted jobs. They are an elite group hired by a studio to give advice on films with kudos potential, and to help…
The biggest star overseas this summer clearly isn't a thesp: it's computer-generated FX and animation. To be sure, Tom Cruise's star power is resonating strongly in "Minority Report" and there's no…
If you can find a bookmaker willing to take bets on which studio will win the overseas B.O. derby this year, put the house (or at least the weekend cottage) on Warner Bros.
Many in Hollywood continue to complain about production "running away" to Canada, but shooting has actually slowed down in Canada's main production centers this year. Lensing in Toronto, Vancouver…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
Not long after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, studio bigwigs and TV honchos attended a Beverly Hills summit with top White House adviser Karl Rove, vowing to fight the good fight and support the war…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox