Former Variety Asia-Pacific bureau chief Don Groves has been appointed manager of communications for Australia's Southern Star Group.
Filmmaker Ismail Merchant, who with partner James Ivory created sumptuous period pieces such as "A Room With a View" and "Howards End," died Wednesday in London. He was 68.
Frank Gorshin, who starred as the Riddler in the TV show "Batman," died Tuesday in Burbank, Calif., of complications from lung cancer, emphysema and pneumonia. He was 72.
The Directors Guild of America lobby was derriere to derriere with French film lovers at the April 11 opening of Hollywood's City of Lights, City of Angels French film series.
While the growing popularity of the Golden Globes has always afforded Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members fine access to talent, respect hasn't always come along with that.
Voting on the Golden Globe awards isn't just about taking finger sandwiches and tea with Nicole Kidman. More than ever, Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members endure a viewing marathon in November and…
Alexander Payne has been selected director of the year by the Palm Springs Film Festival. The "Sideways" helmer will be honored at the fest's awards gala Saturday at the Palm Springs Convention…
For more than two years, it seemed "Darkness," the haunted house pic Dimension picked up from Spain's edgy Filmax horror label, would never see the light.
Wealthy Angelenos often bestow big-ticket items on their kids' private school teachers at holiday time -- sometimes with the hope of preferential treatment for their children.
Preemgoers had beastly fun at Sunday's Cinerama Dome bow of Paramount/DreamWorks' "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events."
Director: Jessica Yu Topic: The life of outsider artist Henry Darger, a reclusive eccentric who left behind a 15,000 page novel titled “In the Realms of the Unreal” and hundreds of huge paintings…