I AM NOT CERTAIN THERE'S ANYTHING more personal and idiosyncratic than our taste in movies. When it comes to raising the hackles, even politics and religion take a back seat. In my life, at least, I…
Looking for a lively, and long-winded, debate? Throw several writers--from TV and movies--into a room and ask them one simple question: How much power do writers have in Hollywood? Make sure there…
Pre-holiday U.S. film box office for November surged 13% over last year to a new all-time peak of $ 356.5 million. This beats the old November high of $ 344. 8 million set in 1989.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Downtown buildings were rocked yesterday by a special effects explosion touched off by the movie crew of Columbia Pictures' "The Last Action Hero," but the blast went off as planned and there were no…
The second annual Directors Guild of America Student Open House will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the DGA theater.
George Lucas is dabbling in the theme park ride business again. His LucasArts Entertainment Co. has co-developed a simulation ride called Mirage, with Hughes Aircraft Co.'s training division, a unit…
MGM and Turner Entertainment announced yesterday that they are developing the third installment of the "That's Entertainment!" film series, MGM's compilations of movie clips from its vintage musicals.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, already under fire for eliminating the Oscar categories for docu and live-action shorts, is drawing more fire from many top Hollywood agents, angered by…
Dino De Laurentiis Communications has shuttered its acquisitions division and will lay off some support personnel under pressure from its banks to slash its overhead by $ 1.5 million a year.
The fall domestic film box office season now ending will equal the season's all-time record gross of $ 833.9 million set in 1989. The challenge of reaching a $ 5 billion year lies ahead.