The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has unionized the projectionists at the Arclight Cinemas in Hollywood. The pact covers about a dozen projectionists, who will be represented by IATSE…
Newly minted Overture Films has hired Erika Hart Hindle as senior VP, finance and administration.
Will Smith will be a featured speaker at next week's big D.C. confab aimed at letting Congress know just how important the movie industry is to the U.S. economy, the Motion Picture Assn. of America…
Writer-director-producer George C. Wolfe will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 17th annual Beverly Hills/Hollywood NAACP Theater Awards.
Hong Kong is to get its first IMAX cinema. New screen will open in June as part of a new six screen multiplex being constructed at the MegaBox shopping and leisure complex in Kowloon Bay.
If one could magically turn the clock back 30 years, the movie landscape might appear quite alien to today's young showbiz Turk: foreign-language fare was thriving; the major studios had become the…
"We've got this young chap named Spielberg who's just joined the DGA's Western Council," notes Directors Guild of America president Michael Apted in a recent interview. "Maybe you've heard of him…
Hosting the DGA's awards gala for the 20th time, Carl Reiner will receive the guild's Honorary Life Member kudo. Of course, the honor recognizes much more than just Reiner's emcee chores; it…
James Bond has opened with a bang in China. Sony's "Casino Royale" cashed in with $1.5 million at 470 playdates on its Tuesday opening, plus Monday previews.
There are some directors who flourish because of their tight relationship with actors, or how they speak the same language as the d.p. Tommy Schlamme fits those criteria well. But what he finds more…