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.
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.
Fox's "Zoo," starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson, grossed an estimated $3 million on its first day, while "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" pleases with a $9.5 million-$10 million Friday. READ MORE
It wasn’t so much a zoo as a circus on the red carpet outside of Ziegfeld Theatre on Monday, Dec. 12, when Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson and director Cameron Crowe attended the New York premiere for 20th Century Fox's "We Bought a Zoo." READ MORE
A custom playlist, a script and a copy of someone else's movie: The director tells the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter about what he sent Damon, and also talks about everything from why he and Will Smith didn't work out to firing Ashton Kutcher to what he's been doing all these years since "Elizabethtown." READ MORE
THR profiles the dogs, cats, horses, chimps, pandas, lions, tigers, chipmunks, bears, penguins, whales, lambs, beavers, macaws, chameleons and ferrets that have made this awards season a veritable zoo. READ MORE