Multinational exhib Hoyts Cinemas is stepping up its plan to carve out niches in several European markets as part of its goal of expanding to 2,500 screens worldwide.
The following quotes from Oscar-winning and Oscar-nominated cinematographers are in response to the question of how the award affected them, personally and professionally:
Mayfair Entertainment has acquired all international rights to 27-year-old filmmaker Morgan J. Freeman's "Hurricane" for what sources familiar with the deal estimate to be more than $1 million.
Industrial Light & Magic has tapped Patricia Blau to serve as VP of feature production, a newly created post. She is an 18-year veteran of the visual effects company, having most recently been…
Trimark Pictures has picked up U.S. rights to Tom DiCillo's "Box of Moonlight" for $3 million, according to sources close to both companies. The pic is the filmmaker's third feature to play Sundance…
The Directors Guild of America chose five first-time nominees for DGA's feature film honors Tuesday, another indication of the wide-open nature of this year's awards derby, as well as the strong…
Mayor Richard Riordan on Tuesday proposed a tax incentive to attract multimedia companies to the city, and to keep them here.
Castle Rock/Sony's "Hamlet" was the exclusive box office king for the four-day holiday period.
Danger, Will Robinson: Gary Oldman is in final talks to star as the persnickety Dr. Smith in the film version of the hit 1960s TV skein "Lost in Space" for New Line Cinema, the studio confirmed…
The Sundance Institute and RKO Pictures Inc. have jointly announced a landmark commitment of $100,000 over four years to support the institute through the creation of an annual RKO fellowship at the…
On the surface, it would appear there's a gold rush going on among the major studios these days, every bit as feverish as the 3D and VistaVision boom nearly half a century ago.