On Broadway, the net gross for “The Lion King” declined by $2,025 in Week 39 to $1,003,669. The dropoff was misstated in a Legit story (Variety, March 5-11).
Tara Reid ("American Pie") is in negotiations to co-star in Dimension Films' "The Guest" opposite Ashton Kutcher.
With more than a third of Columbia Pictures' feature slate now provided by Joe Roth's Revolution Studios, heads have rolled in a revolution moving through Sony's production staff.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
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- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
Digital cinema and video-on-demand will change the way movies are distributed and increase industry revenues by $6.5 billion in the next five years, according to a new report from Forrester Research.
Thesp Clifton Collins Jr. ("Traffic") has nabbed a gig in DreamWorks' prison drama "The Castle" and has inked with ICM for representation.
Some in France's auteur-led film community complain that as a producer, Luc Besson is "un-French," keeping a tight rein on the films he makes while paying little heed to the artistic viewpoint of…
Montreal comedy festival Just for Laughs is seeking submissions for its fifth showcase, to be held July 12-22. Short films -- no longer than 15 minutes -- are eligible for the comic divisions Eat My…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences made history by awarding the first Oscar ever to the makers of a computer software program at its recent Scientific & Technical Achievement Awards gala.
The 1977 Walt Disney pic "Freaky Friday" is getting a makeover at the Mouse House. The studio has tapped Heather Hach to adapt the quirky comedy.
Lost & Found: The son also rises to biz's call
Maury Povich is hanging up a new shingle, Stun Creative, under his MOPO production umbrella. Headed by Povich proteges Mark Feldstein and Brad Roth, company will create content in all formats, from…