The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the next group of presenters for the 90th Oscars telecast. They are Gal Gadot, Mark Hamill, Armie Hammer, Oscar Isaac, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Gina Rodriguez, Eva Marie Saint,...Show More Summary
On Sunday, March 4, 2018, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will be holding its 90th ceremony. The Oscars are the Super Bowl for cinephiles. Though the true relevance of the ceremony is often questioned, it still carries prestige as the pre-eminent film awards event. Show More Summary
Two executives — Motion Picture Group co-president Erik Feig and co-chair of the Motion Pictures Group Patrick Wachsberger (who has about a year left on his contract) are expected to leave Lionsgate. The writing was on the wall for Feig...Show More Summary
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EXCLUSIVE: Chris Fenton, the General Manager and Motion Picture Group President of DMG, has opted not to re-up with the Beverly Hills-based global media company after his latest contract expired last month. Fenton will instead plan to...Show More Summary
Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) Chairman and CEO Charles Rivkin touched down in Berlin to highlight the partnerships between U.S. film studios and European partners and blasted plans for a digital single market and the creeping...Show More Summary
JOHN PODHORETZ ON THE INVASION OF THE CGI, bringing movies back full circle to their primitive beginnings: Truth to tell, if CGI and all the tools of digital filmmaking had been available as the motion picture became the dominant medium of the first half of the 20th century, realistic cinematic storytelling might never have evolved […]
From the rise of reality TV to the "death" of the baby writer, the 100-day battle between the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers had long-lasting effects.
WME has hired Los Angeles-based Fromholz Firm to launch an investigation into claims against Phil Raskind, a partner in the agency’s motion picture lit department. Raskind’s clients include McG, Matthew Vaughn, the It team of Barbara...Show More Summary
The motion picture academy’s annual Scientific and Technical Awards, which were handed out on Saturday evening at the Beverly Wilshire hotel, are like a bizarro version of the Oscars. There is no red carpet. There is no live TV audience of millions around the globe. There are no envelopes to open,...
Three Oscar statuettes, plus a slew of other plaques and certificates, were handed out at the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences annual Scientific & Technical Awards dinner Saturday night at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. This is...Show More Summary
via Youtube The “original motion picture soundtrack” is evidence of both popular music’s grandest artistic achievements and its crassest commercialism and commodification. There are movie soundtracks that represent watershed momentsShow More Summary
Last week, Stan McCoy, president of the Motion Picture Association's EMEA division, met with the head of Russia's telecoms watchdog in Moscow. Rozcomnadzor says that a number of issues were discussed, including strengthening international cooperation. Show More Summary
From the creators of The Secret of Kells and Song of the Sea, comes a new feature based on Deborah Ellis’ best-selling novel. The Breadwinner tells the story of Parvana, an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is arrested, Parvana disguises herself as a boy in order to support her family. Parvana […]
Yesterday (when I was on the road), the Supreme Court issued two orders related to redistricting cases. In the North Carolina partisan gerrymandering case (involving congressional districts), the Supreme Court denied a motion by Common Cause to expedite consideration of … Continue reading ?
"I've made over 100 motion pictures, and some of them were even good. It's nice to be reborn every few decades, because then you can have another career. The nice part about awards and being nominated is the fact that it wakes everybody up again, and makes them realize you're alive and kicking and available."
By conventional Hollywood standards, “Get Out” shouldn’t be an Oscar darling. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is usually averse to horror movies, and almost never rewards films that come out early in the year. What’s more, the academy typically favors industry stalwarts, not first-time...
Julia Michaels‘ song “Heaven” from the official Fifty Shades Freed original motion picture soundtrack has a brand new music video! “They say all good boys go to #heaven …,” Julia tweeted earlier in the weekend to tease the brand new music video. If you missed it, be sure to check out the full track listing [...]
Some intrepid soul has mashed up the Mountain Goats' cathartic The Sunset Tree standout "This Year" with another song of equal artistic ambition: the theme song to the 1996 motion picture Space Jam, composed by Quad City DJ's. It's unclear exactly who made this masterpiece, but it's certainly something you can listen to, right now,…
CAA has made a change in the Beijing office. Daniel Manwaring has been named the head of agency’s China's Motion Pictures group replacing Jonah Greenberg who will now become a producer and a client. Manwaring has been with CAA since 2012 and was splitting his time between L.A. Show More Summary