Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Sony/Screen Gems/Sony Pictures Classics

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Woody Allen's Next Film Gets a Title: 'Magic in the Moonlight' (FIRST PHOTOS)

    Woody Allen has given a title to his currently in-production new film: "Magic in the Moonlight." Shooting in the South of France, the project stars Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Eileen Atkins, Hamish Linklater, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver and Simon McBurney.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Another Possible Oscar Contender Falls Out of 2013 Lineup (TEASER)

    Sony Pictures Classics has announced that the release of Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher" will be pushed back to 2014. In a statement, Sony Pictures Classics "supports the decision of the filmmakers to allow for more time to finish the film."

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Dwight Caines Moves Into Sony's Top Marketing Spot

    More and more, executives who know the digital universe are moving up the studio ranks. See Kevin Tsujihara at Warners and Amy Powell at Paramount, and now Dwight Caines at Sony. He replaces respected outgoing marketing president Marc Weinstock, who was himself a rising star when he moved to the stu...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    10 comments
    tweet
    0

    India Snubs Fest Hit 'The Lunchbox,' Submits 'The Good Road' for Oscar

    I was rooting for India to submit Ritesh Batra’s Sony Pictures Classics pick-up "The Lunchbox," a warm Mumbai romance starring Irrfan Khan that cut a swath on the festival circuit from Cannes to Telluride and Toronto.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Sony Concert Doc 'One Direction' Boosts Labor Day Weekend Box Office, 'Closed Circuit' Flops

    Forget the September doldrums. Sony's Brit boy band 3-D concert film "One Direction" was a solid number one. And major support came from four strong holdovers: "The Butler," "We're the Millers," "Planes" and "Elysium." All told, the three days will come in with about $84 million for the top 10, up $...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sony Pictures Classics Books Bennett Miller's 'Foxcatcher' for Holidays

    Word was that Sony Pictures Classics was releasing "Foxcatcher," Bennett Miller's follow-up to Sony/Columbia's Best Picture nominee "Moneyball," and so it turns out to be. SPC will open the film for Oscar consideration on December 20. Sony's Columbia Pictures co-financed the film with Annapurna Pict...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Tom Rothman To Revive TriStar Label

    At a time when they have been under some pressure after a string of summer losers, Sony CEO Michael Lynton and SPE co-chairman Amy Pascal are creating a joint venture with Rothman--that means he's putting some of his own skin in the game--and giving him the TriStar Productions label. Rothman will de...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Sony Pictures Classics Picks Up Another Middle Eastern Film and Foreign Oscar Submission

    In advance of its New York Film Festival screening next week, Israel's Oscar entry "Fill the Void," has been acquired by Sony Pictures Classics. Israel sends its Ophir Best Picture winner to the Oscars.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    8

    Fest Buyer Sony Pictures Classics Heads to the Middle East (VIDEO)

    Sony Pictures Classics has always leaned heavily on foreign acquisitions in advance of the awards season. Michael Barker and Tom Bernard are often betting on the likely submissions for the best foreign film entry, and can be counted upon to wind up with more than one in the final five. At the same t...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    22

    Sony Pictures Classics Acquires 'At Any Price'

    In advance of festival premieres at Venice and Toronto, Sony Pictures Classics has scooped up all North American and Eastern European rights (excluding CIS and Russia) to Ramin Bahrani's "At Any Price," starring Dennis Quaid, Zac Efron, Kim Dickens and Heather Graham, which debuted in the Cannes m...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Contest: Win 'Mood Indigo' Poster Signed ...The Playlist
  • '50 Shades of... Black'? On the Novel's ...Shadow and Act
  • You're the Worst: Misanthropes In L ...Women and Hollywood