Five months after producer Vincent Maraval took to the pages of newspaper Le Monde with a rant that caused such a crisis of confidence within the French cinema system that actors had to publicly defend their salaries, Oscar-winner Michel Hazanavicus (The Artist) has taken to the … [Read more...] about ‘The Artist’ Director Michel Hazanavicius Slams French System for Inflated Salaries
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"The Invasion" after a roller coaster string of daring choices. Again, check out our guide of what Kidman and her Hollywood cohorts are making at the bank.Nicole Kidman: $16 million-$17 millionThis Oscar winner always eclipses her competition when it comes to the diversity in her … [Read more...] about Kidman tops list of female movie salaries
But even though actress salaries seem to be bigger than ever, the news this year is not how large the paychecks of Hollywood's hottest female stars have become, it is how low they are prepared to go to fill in their schedules. While Angelina Jolie and Reese Witherspoon are now … [Read more...] about Top actress salaries are quote-worthy
"Originally, the screenplay that we delivered involved the whole journey to Dunkirk as it is written in the novel by Ian McEwan," says Joe Wright, the director of "Atonement" (Focus Features). That journey incorporated "Hundreds of thousands of refugees in the roads and the … [Read more...] about Can tight budgets bring out the best in talented directors?
How important is the factual truth? How much risk can a filmmaker take? These were some of the questions addressed by Darren Aronofsky (Fox Searchlight's "The Wrestler"), Danny Boyle (Fox Searchlight's "Slumdog Millionaire"), Clint Eastwood (Universal's "Changeling," Warner … [Read more...] about Oscar Roundtable: The directors