Anything that saves location managers shoe leather when scouting for filming sites is a precious thing, particularly when so much work may never make it to celluloid. Savvy location managers are…
One of the surest indicators of the depth of California's budget crisis is the state's film commission. Even though Arnold Schwarzenegger's been governor since November, the 19-year-old agency…
Freeway Park, Universal's latest back lot addition, has all the charm of Everytown, USA. Constructed for Will Ferrell's "Kicking and Screaming," the five-acre location includes a tree-lined street…
With its Oscar sweep, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" confirmed New Zealand's prime position on the production map. But the Kiwis are just one of many international locales vying for…
Two years ago, when the rand started rising in strength against the dollar, the production industry in South Africa held its breath.
In one of the few high-profile Sept. 11-themed pickups, Columbia has optioned Richard A. Clarke's White House memoir "Against All Enemies" for ex-Sony Pictures chairman and Col-based producer John…
Marking a step into the American indie arena as a company known primarily for handling foreign-lingo fare, Wellspring has pacted to come on board as co-producer and acquire worldwide distrib rights…
The obsession over "The Passion of the Christ" extends well beyond the box office: According to a new study, the country's top 10 newspapers couldn't churn out copy fast enough on the subject.
Revolution Studios intends to retain the holiday spirit this November despite a recent setback. Revolution partner Joe Roth and DreamWorks' Jeffrey Katzenberg both appeared at an arbitration hearing…
Comedy was king over the weekend overseas as the Easter vacation saw "Scary Movie 3" wow auds in Spain, "Starsky & Hutch" captivate Aussies and "Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed" draw armies of kids…
Tribeca All Access, the Tribeca Film Institute program created to foster relationships between U.S.-based filmmakers of color and industry, has selected 24 feature projects for participation.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)