Yoko Minamida, a major star in the 1950s and 1960s who later developed a thriving second career in TV, died in Tokyo on Oct. 21. She was 76. The cause of death was subarachnoid hemorrhage.
The unexpected success of microbudget horror pic "Paranormal Activity" has inspired many comparisons to "The Blair Witch Project."
Las Vegas lounge singer and former "Full House" thesp Brian Evans has sold his comicbook series "Horrorscope" to Zenescope Entertainment.
USC School of Cinematic Arts professor Anne Friedberg, who published several works on film critical studies, died Oct. 9 in Los Angeles following a long struggle with colorectal cancer. She was 57.
Haskell Wexler and Peter Graves will be honored at the 10th Ojai-Ventura Film Fest, which runs Nov. 5-8.
A sexy, exciting thriller that has already grossed nearly $100 million abroad would seem like a sure bet for U.S. release.
Warren Hamilton, a sound editor who worked on more than 53 features, died Aug. 17 in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 76.
Model and actress Mimi Weddell, known for her distinct style and large collection of hats, died Sept. 24 in New York after a brief illness. She was 94.
Melissa Leo, AnnaSophia Robb and Brad William Henke will star in "The Space Between," an independent drama that began production this week in Los Angeles.
The AFI Fest 2009 has announced Wes Anderson's "Fantastic Mr. Fox" as its opening night gala screening. Anderson's first animated pic will have its North American premiere on the fest's opening…
Henry Gibson, whose gentle poet persona on 1960s classic TV show "Laugh-In" made him one of the original flower children, died Monday in Malibu after a brief battle with cancer. He was 73.