Swiss Justice Minister Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf has announced that the government will not extradite Roman Polanski to the U.S. and he is now free to leave the country, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Lionsgate and Carl Icahn have agreed to a 10-day truce in the battle over control of the company, reports VARIETY.
Upwardly mobile London-based Animation Studio Not To Scale have signed an exclusive representation deal with JP Reps for them to represent Not To Scale in Canada.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has licensed Nuke, the Sci-Tech Award-winning compositing technology from leading visual effects software developer, The Foundry, and will utilize it in the production of its feature projects, it was announced today by Bill Collis, CEO, The Foundry.
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Boris Continuum Complete 7 FxPlug brings over 210 filters to Final Cut Pro, Motion, and Final Cut Express.
The Senate Visual Effects, a boutique London-based studio, has announced expansion plans coinciding with its tenth anniversary in the entertainment industry.
MGM has asked its lenders for a sixth deadline extension on its debt and interest payments, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Encore Hollywood has expanded its Visual Effects offering with the additions of Stephan Fleet as creative director, Emmy Award-winner Mitch Gates as CG supervisor and the promotion of Tom Kendall to the key role of executive producer.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and first lady Maria Shriver have announced that James Cameron will be inducted into the California Hall of Fame, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants special, "The Clash of Triton" (Monday, July 5, 8 p.m., ET/PT), raked in 5.2 million total viewers and ranked as the night's top show on broadcast and basic cable TV with kids 2-11, kids 6-11 and tweens 9-14.
With M. Night Shyamalan-written DEVIL coming on its original release date of Sept. 17, the Philip K. Dick-based thriller THE ADJUSTMENT BUREAU has been moved to March 4, 2011, reports ComingSoon.net.
A trio of Oscar recipients – director Kathryn Bigelow, film editor Anne Coates and documentarian Michael Moore – make up the year’s first-time electees to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors.
TV producer Reveille has inked a first-look deal with Mechem Media to produce family-friendly animated programming, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
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Summit Ent.'s THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE emerged the champion of the U.S. box office for the Independence Day weekend of July 2-4, 2010.
Cable network group Starz is looking to sell its production companies that make up Starz Media, which includes animation firms Film Roman and Starz Animation, reports VARIETY.
In a LOS ANGELES TIMES article on Gloria Stuart's 100th birthday celebration, the newspaper reports that James Cameron has a target for the release of the 3-D version of TITANIC.
Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) and Relativity Media, LLC today announced a long term agreement through which major theatrically released films owned by Relativity will be licensed directly and exclusively to Netflix for streaming to its subscribers during the "pay TV window."
IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Summit Entertainment announced today that The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, the highly anticipated third film in the studio's Twilight franchise, generated gross box office receipts of approximately $9 million from 193 IMAX theatres domestically from Wednesday June 30 through Monday July 5, for a per screen average of approximately $47,000.
Leading visual effects software developer, The Foundry (www.thefoundry.co.uk), today announced that Global Visual Entertainment Services group, Prime Focus, has purchased a site license of Nuke to revamp their in-house pipeline.
Intuitive 3D modeling and animation software underscores BP oil spill tragedy and US financial crisis for renowned magazines, covers created by Joe Zeff Design.
Haiti’s local director Yvetot Gouin turned to Mechanism Digital to design local-flavor inspired graphic flourishes.