Dimension Acquires Eli Roth-produced AFTERSHOCK and CLOWN

     September 7, 2012

The Toronto Film Festival only just got underway yesterday, but Dimension Films has already made a fairly major acquisition.  Per Deadline, Bob Weinstein’s genre studio is nearing a deal to distribute two projects produced by Hostel director Eli Roth: Aftershock …

Wes Craven Believes There Will Be a SCREAM 5

     September 28, 2011

Although Scream 4 served as a helpful reminder that we didn’t really need another Scream movie, apparently not everyone got the message.  Because the film grossed $97 million worldwide off a $40 million budget (plus P&A), director Wes Craven believes …

SCREAM 4 Set to Shoot This Spring

     March 23, 2010

Wes Craven will begin shooting Scream 4 this spring.  Variety reports that they’ve set a release date of April 12, 2011.  Fun fact: Scream 3 opened on February 4, 2000.  And yet Neve Campbell, David Arquette, and Courtney Cox are …

The End of Miramax

     January 28, 2010

Miramax was a major part in the rise of the indie films in the late-80s, early-90s.  It’s difficult not to note the irony of the closing of Miramax coming at the end of this year’s Sundance Film Festival.  Sundance became …