CBS Films is ramping up its production department, with CBS Corp.'s nascent film division tapping Fox 2000 exec Maria Faillace as senior veep of production.
Marc who? It's a reaction "American Gangster" audiences can be forgiven when encountering the name Marc Streitenfeld, the film's composer. On a movie this deluxe, employing an unfamiliar composer was…
Earlier this year, French composer Alexandre Desplat was honored with a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination, for "The Painted Veil" and "The Queen," respectively (and won the L.A. Film Critics award…
Long typecast as a composer for horror and sci-fi (the "Scream" movies, "I, Robot"), Marco Beltrami may have finally broken out of that genre with music for a Western: James Mangold's remake of "3:10…
Sometimes a film composer, in order to impose his or her own personal stamp, will ignore the most apparent musical stylings dictated by a movie's mise en scene.
The Palm Springs Film Festival will open with Helen Hunt's directorial debut "Then She Found Me," which ThinkFilm picked up in Toronto.
Universal has elevated Andrew Fenady to the newly created position of co-prexy of physical production.
A sample of what's contending for the category of best song.
It may be great for actor John C. Reilly's film career to have "Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story" creating such a stir with its deft blend of satire and songmanship, but after seeing him perform in…
Spanish niche distributor Karma Films has crossed the Pyrenees to compete in France's film market with its new Paris-based boutique Medula Films.
Breaking away from the most of the other critical bodies this awards season, the San Francisco Film Critics' Circle voted Andrew Dominik's "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford"…