"There she is. Cheryl Boone Isaacs." Spike Lee is wandering through a conference room at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences' Beverly Hills headquarters, admiring a set of framed…
Adam McKay's financial-crisis comedy turns a dense economics lecture into a hyper-caffeinated postmodern farce.
Perhaps the most important thing to note about Peter Landesman's "Concussion" is that, despite some pre-release hand-wringing, worries that it would represent a whitewash of professional football's…
Country music has always put a premium on marrying tradition to innovation, and this year's crop of Country Music Assn. Awards nominees offers a good helping of new blood. For the first time in the…
It was 10 years ago that Scott Borchetta took a look at the most doom-laden climate in the history of the modern music industry, and decided it was the perfect time to start a record label. What must…
When Barbara Morgan launched the Austin Film Festival & Conference back in 1993, she had an inkling she'd created a strange beast. After all, hers was a festival centered entirely around…
The Recording Academy's Producers and Engineers Wing will honor Rick Rubin during its annual Grammy Week event next year, the Academy announced on Wednesday. Taking place shortly before the 58th…
"Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension" offers little more than a distant, whimpering echo of a film property that once made such a bang.
There will probably never be a good time to release a project as fundamentally misjudged and disjointed as "Rock the Kasbah."
Despite boasting a lush period setting and plenty of recognizable stars from five different major territories, this derivative, ploddingly plotted WWII-set thriller goes through all the motions of an…
Uli Edel's "Pay the Ghost" can at least make a claim to being the first film to feature a haunted razor scooter in a horror setpiece.