Things Are Looking Up For The Women In Hollywood

Ever since Sex and the City turned out to be a money making juggernaut, Warner Brothers has decided to aggressively market The Women. "This is an about-face from the studio's earlier decision to leave plans intact for about-to-shutter Picturehouse to debut the chick flick in limited release and with a small P&A," says… » 7/02/08 12:30pm 7/02/08 12:30pm

"Cordial", "Charming" Studio Chief Explains Why Women Can't Sell Movies…

Last week the legendary L.A. Weekly movie business reporter Nikki Finke broke news that Warner production chief Jeff Robinov had issued a studio-wide freeze on movies with female leads. (The rationale: a Jodie Foster movie for which the movie posters had misspelled "Jodie Foster" bombed.) Okay, so then, naturally, he… » 10/11/07 9:30am 10/11/07 9:30am