Friday Night Lights Gets Back In The Game With Movie Tie-in
- U, Imagine clinch `Grinch.' Fleming, Michael // Variety;09/21/98, Vol. 372 Issue 6, p20
Reports that Universal and Imagine Films have landed `How the Grinch Stole Christmas' for a live-action feature. Upfront fee to be paid by the studio; Backend potential of the sale.
- Friday Night Lights. White, Mo // Teen Ink;Oct2013, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p29
The article reviews the book "Friday Night Lights" by H. G. Bissinger.
- An Unimaginable Split in Hollywood? Keil, Beth Landman; Amsden, David // New York;02/14/2000, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p19
Presents information on the partnership of Universal Studios and Imagine Entertainment. Negotiation for a contract; Stand of Universal Studios on the renewal of the contract; Movies under Universal's management.
- Friday Night Lights (Film). Rozen, Leah // People;10/18/2004, Vol. 62 Issue 16, p29
Reviews the motion picture "Friday Night Lights," starring Billy Bob Thornton and Derek Luke.
- Eminem Plays Football. Malkin, Marc S. // New York;3/31/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p10
Reports on rumors that U.S. rapper Eminem will star in the movie adaptation of the H.G. Bissinger book 'Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, and a Dream.' Film producer Brian Grazer; Studio Imagine Entertainment; Statements from Imagine Entertainment president Michael Rosenberg and an Eminem...
- U PULLS AN 'INSIDE' JOB. // Daily Variety;8/22/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 57, p1
Reveals that Universal and Imagine Entertainment head Brian Grazer bought the script, 'Inside Man' by Russell Gewirtz that will be developed into a film directed by Ron Howard.
- Imagine, U redo deal through '05. // Daily Variety;10/19/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 34, p1
Reports that Imagine Entertainment and Universal Studios have signed a new film production pact to extend their relationship through 2005. Value of the deal; Imagine's decision against striking a co-financing arrangement with TeleMunchen Group; Terms under the deal.
- Return to Odessa. BISSINGER, H. G. // Sports Illustrated;10/4/2004, Vol. 101 Issue 13, p50
This article presents the thoughts of H. G. Bissinger, author of the best-selling book "Friday Night Lights," which has been made into a motion picture, and his journey back to Odessa, Texas. News of my possible return to the West Texas town of Odessa had once been greeted with threats of bodily...
- The young gods. Herlinger, Chris // Scholastic Update;5/1/92, Vol. 124 Issue 16, p22
Explores the world of Texas high school football as seen in the book `Friday Night Lights,' by H.G. (Buzz) Bissinger. Examples of the win-at-any-cost mentality that has permeated American sports at all levels; Controversy generated by Bissinger's book; How he has defended his work; Call for a...