On a day chock full of World Premieres here in Telluride, The Weinstein Company which has used this festival for North American launches of The King's Speech and The Artist and saw both go on to win Best Picture Oscars, just might...Show More Summary
This week, The Daily Caller's Jamie Weinstein published an interview with longtime Tonight Show producer Dave Berg, who has a new book out about his experience working with Jay Leno titled Behind the Curtain: An Insider's View of Jay Leno's Tonight Show. Included in the piece are some comments about Sarah Palin that the former Alaska governor is rushing to correct.
Two weeks after opening Lois Lowry's novel adaptation The Giver in the #5 weekend box office spot, Walden Media and The Weinstein Co. are making a pledge for the upcoming Labor Day weekend. Fifty cents of every ticket sold during the holiday frame will go to the National Education Association's Read Across America program. Show More Summary
Before Mad Men, there was Great Society, a never-produced HBO show about a young radical who lands a job at Santa Monica's RAND Corporation in 1966. GS was created by Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein, best known for helming The...
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An unflattering column in the New York Post about the new stage musical "Finding Neverland" has riled the show's biggest backer, Harvey Weinstein, who claims that the writer of the column hasn't even seen the production.
Last week, it was revealed that The Weinstein Company would debut a theater-only trailer for Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight" with prints of "Sin City: A Dame To Kill For" on Aug. 22 and not release the clip online. As it turns out, the studio didn't have to: A YouTube user named tone farg uploaded the "Hateful Eight" trailer on Wednesday. Show More Summary
The Reidel Watch: I promised occasional updates on reaction to some of my pal Michael Riedel's more combustible columns (so many to choose from!) and on Wednesday he produced a doozy. Surveying two New York reviews of Finding Neverland,...Show More Summary
I had my concerns about The Giver, another, teen-oriented film from the Weinstein Company. After all, TWC's previous effort in this arena was Vampire Academy, and that blatant mish-mosh of Harry Potter, Twilight, The Hunger Games, and...Show More Summary
A proactive Chinese emperor develops his own secret service protection unit in the form of street orphans trained to be elite martial artists. The Jinyiwei are the best of the best which makes their team leader, Qinglong (Donnie Yen), the best of the best of the best. Show More Summary
Last week, /Film broke the news The Weinstein Company would be including a teaser trailer for Quentin Tarantino‘s The Hateful Eight with Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. The filmmaker has yet to start shooting the film, so many were curious would the trailer would entail. Show More Summary
The Producers Guild of America is taking its Produced By conference on the road to New York City in October, marking the first time the confab will be held outside of Los Angeles. The Weinstein Company's Bob and Harvey Weinstein will...Show More Summary
Harvey Weinstein's first theatrical venture as lead producer, “Finding Neverland,” opened to critical praise at Harvard’s American Repertory Theatre, Confidenti@l has learned. Based on the Miramax movie of the same name, the show is headed to Broadway in the spring, and early buzz indicates it will be a winner.
The Harvey Weinstein Co. just auctioned off an internship for at least $26,000. They're hardly the first to do so
After suburban car dealerships, entertainment is America’s most nepotistic industry. But what about all the rich dipshits out there whose parents don’t already know Harvey Weinstein? Who will protect their interests? The Weinstein Company, displaying the same visionary business sense that made them an entertainment powerhouse, has a solution. Show More Summary
When the long-awaited adaptation of "The Giver" comes to theaters this weekend, it will have a different ending than fans will remember in the 1993 bestseller. Author Lois Lowry recently told New York Magazine that the head behind film distributor The Weinstein Company wasn't on board with the book's original ending for the movie. Show More Summary
The Giver offers a pro-life message as well as a warning of what nanny state policies could lead. So why is Harvey Weinstein, one of Hollywood’s most prominent liberals, teaming up with Walden Media to bring Lois Lowry's story to movie...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Determined to prove his bona fides as a Broadway producer, Harvey Weinstein told Deadline this morning that he and director Diane Paulus are “incredibly happy with the Boston reviews of Finding Neverland,” which is heading...Show More Summary
Not that there's anything wrong with that. Well, a few things, maybe. It's not at all hard to understand why Harvey Weinstein turned to Diane Paulus to overhaul Finding Neverland, the musical based on Miramax's 2004 movie starring Johnny Depp as Peter Pan creator J.M Barrie. Show More Summary