Budgeting: The Finest End for The Biggest Gaffe in History

After declaring “All Hell Is Breaking Loose” at the first Academy Awards he hosted, Jimmy Kimmel could not have summed up better what was likely the biggest gaffe in Academy history: the wrong Best Picture award presented, for just under a minute, to a mistaken film from another envelope — likely a duplicate — still Read More …

Shared from No Film School: How HBO Went from a Scrappy Cable Network to Changing TV Forever

It sure ain’t the days when your standard broadcast networks are offering the winning programs anymore. Big winners for Emmy Awards last night included Veep and Game of Thrones, plus The People vs. OJ Simpson, Key & Peele, and Last Week Tonight, among others. These are at least on cable networks, and mostly only available Read More …

Shared from No Film School: Here’s What Cast and Crew Really Earn on a $200 Million Blockbuster Budget

Ever wonder what the specific monetary breakdown was for individual cast and crew earnings for a ginormous $200 million blockbuster film? So do a lot of people! While the pie isn’t evenly sliced, one would not expect it to be — a director, A-list actors, even editors and composers can all be earning six or Read More …