"The Dark Knight Rises" is up nearly 40 percent on Saturday to easily win weekend with $64.1 million, hits $537.3 million worldwide; "The Watch" bombs with $13 million, "Step Up Revolution" opens to a meek $11.8 million.Read more
Hollywood studios are on edge in the wake of last week's Colorado theater shooting; research firm NRG shows that 20-25 percent of the moviegoing audience is hesitant to see a movie this weekend because of the tragedy.Read more
But following last week's theater massacre, the studio did quietly pull advertising that referenced the scene; Summit says the film, which opens Friday, is an "inspirational, nonviolent" celebration of the power of dance.
Behind the Screen explores the impact of technology on movies and TV shows, specifically content producers, cinematographers, editors, VFX shops and artists, sound mixers and editors, technical (including R&D) roles and the post-production community. This includes products from companies like Red, Canon, Dolby and Avid to new hires in key below-the-line positions on movies or at below the line post/VFX shops