THR travels to Chicago to visit R.S. Owens & Co., the makers of the Oscar statues. From casting the mold, polishing it up for future winners and plating it in copper then silver then an final coating in extra thick 24k gold.
Kevin Costner stars as a Secret Service Agent trying to leave the agency and reconnect with his teenage daughter. The action thriller from McG was filmed in both France and Serbia and is set to hit theaters on Feb. 21.
At the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, the directors of 'Frozen,' 'Twenty Feet From Stardom,' 'The Act of Killing,'The Great Beauty,' and 'The Broken Circle Breakdown' discuss the challenges of making their films.
Crime thriller "Parker," pairing Jason Statham with Jennifer Lopez, is likewise DOA as a glut of R-rated films make life tough at the domestic box office; "Django Unchained" crosses $250 million worldwide. READ MORE
The Paramount and MGM film, starring Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton, puts an R-rated spin on the classic fairy tale; one of the most ambitious ensemble casts ever assembled might not save raunchy comedy "Movie 43." READ MORE