Miyoshi Umeki, who took the supporting actress Oscar for "Sayonara" in 1958 to become the first Asian to win a performance Academy Award, died Aug. 28 in Licking, Mo. She was 78.
Director, writer and producer Walter Hill will receive the Flanders Film Festival's Joseph Plateau Award for his lifetime achievement, the fest announced Thursday.
The Palm Springs Intl. Festival of Short Films has announced its award winners for the 13th edition, which wrapped Tuesday . Fest said attendance jumped by 20% this year.
Shorts directed by Jennifer Aniston and Bryce Dallas Howard are among those slated at the 13th edition of the Palm Springs Festival of Short Films, unspooling Aug. 23-29.
Horror mavens Eli Roth and Quentin Tarantino signed on to blurb Tim Palen's new photography book "Guts," but their quotes couldn't run on the dust jacket. The entire cover is a photo of bloody…
Former MGM chairman-CEO Frank Rosenfelt, who led the studio's acquisition of United Artists, died Thursday in Los Angeles. He was 85.
The Deauville Film Festival has announced the lineup for its 33rd edition, which takes place Aug. 31-Sept. 9 in the French seaside resort.
Laszlo Kovacs, the Hungarian-born cinematographer who shot counterculture classics such as "Easy Rider" as well as more mainstream pics including "Ghostbusters" and "Miss Congeniality" died Saturday…
First, "Ratatouille" served up pitch-perfect restaurant scenes, netting two major feature stories by New York Times food writers. Now Warners' "No Reservations" is aggressively courting foodies.
Producer Ed Friendly, who made the deal to bring hit series "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" to TV and produced "Little House on the Prairie" to television, died of cancer June 17 in Rancho Santa Fe…
"In cultural tourism, L.A. ranks at the bottom," says downtown gadfly and neighborhood activist Brady Westwater. Westwater, who sees himself as the "curator" of downtown, envisions a constant stream…
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