Mar 4, 2013 This weekend, 'Oz the Great and Powerful' opens at the box office. The special effects wonder cost Disney a reported $325 million, most of which was spent on CGI.
Feb 22, 2013 WSJ's Jason Bellini sets out to calculate how long it would take someone to actually see every film nominated for an Oscar this year -- and how much would it cost?
Feb 14, 2013 It might be Oscar season, but there's always a few big blockbuster movies on the block. Today, the latest 'Die Hard' movie is released.
Jan 11, 2013 A group of local residents in Oakhurst, Ca., have come up with an innovative subscription-based financial plan to save their theater.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 14, 2013 The Oscar nominations kick into gear spending on everything from catering to car services, boosting the economy of Los Angeles and beyond.
Jan 9, 2013 With more and more movies being filmed outside of Hollywood, Los Angeles businesses that once solely depended on the movie industry have to find new ways to make money.
Jan 3, 2013 "Promised Land," opening nationally in theaters, provides a nuanced account of fracking in rural Pennsylvania -- up to a point.
Jan 1, 2013 Motion picture academy gives voters more time to navigate new electronic system.
Dec 25, 2012 Two big movies open today -- "Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained." Overall, movie attendance is up this year. And that's after two years of ticket declines. So what's got movie industry singing?
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Dec 17, 2012 'Hobbit' producers try to maximize audience with a variety of viewing formats.