Veteran publicist and studio exec John Friedkin died May 11 of respiratory failure in Los Angeles.
Warren Cowan, entertainment publicity pioneer and mentor to scores of publicists over more than 60 years in the business, died Wednesday, just three weeks after being diagnosed with melanoma, at…
Horror pic prodco Platinum Dunes has joined forces with website Bloody-Disgusting.com to host the shingle's new blog.
A Gotham-based mentoring program sponsored by former Sony Pictures Classics co-prexy Marcie Bloom will introduce college students to film distribution and marketing, among other aspects of the movie…
Los Angeles Francophiles convened April 14 at the Directors Guild for the opening night of the City of Lights, City of Angels French film week.
Pioneer animator Ollie Johnston, the last surviving member of Walt Disney's "Nine Old Men," died of natural causes in Sequim, Wash. on Monday. He was 95.
French food and French wine are de rigueur accompaniments for Gallic cinema, so for the last few years, the City of Lights, City of Angels fest has partnered with the Club Culinaire of French Cuisine…
Last year, Edith Piaf biopic "La Vie en rose" opened City of Lights, City of Angels film festival and went on to win the best actress Oscar for Marion Cotillard. That pic also eventually grossed more…
Guy McElwaine, long one of Hollywood's top agents and studio execs, died Wednesday in Los Angeles after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 71.
Abby Mann, Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Judgment of Nuremberg," died Tuesday of heart failure in Beverly Hills. He was 84.