Robert Newmyer, producer of films including "Training Day," died Monday morning of a heart attack provoked by asthma while exercising at a health club in Toronto. He was 49. Newmyer, a founder of…
Groundbreaking comic Richard Pryor, who was hailed for his genius but was plagued by personal demons of drugs and alcohol, -- and had suffered from multiple sclerosis for 20 years -- died Saturday at…
Director: Dani Menkin Topic: A man with a rare motor neuron disease who only weighs 39 pounds sets out on a cross-country trip after an unrequited love affair. Financing: Self-financed Budget…
Director: Marilyn Agrelo Topic: Fifth-grade kids prepare to compete in a New York public school ballroom dancing contest.Financing: Private investors Budget: $500,000; a third of the budget was used…
Ralph Edwards, the radio and television pioneer and three-time Emmy winner who created, produced, and hosted "This Is Your Life" and "Truth or Consequences," died Wednesday at his home in West…
The Palm Springs Film Festival has announced three honorees for the Jan 5-16 event. Fest's 17th edition will fete David Cronenberg with the Visionary Award, Jake Gyllenhaal with the Desert Palm…
Why is it so hard to find great pizza in Los Angeles? Outlets like the venerable Casa Bianca in Eagle Rock and mini-chains like Pitfire Pizza Co., D'Amore's Pizza Connection and Albano's Brooklyn…
WHAT: AFI Fest opened Thursday with 20th's Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line"
If only technology would stand still for a few minutes, perhaps the Independent Film and Television Alliance could stop revising its Model Licensing Agreement.
There's no surprise in a plastic-wrapped piece of cheddar or Monterey jack. However, the best cheeses often seem to come from obsessions and mistakes.
When confronted with the reality of a small child making his very vocal objection to grown-up food, it can be easy to pull up at the drive-up window.