Moustapha Akkad, the executive producer of all eight "Halloween" films, died Friday from injuries he suffered in the Jordan hotel bomb blasts. Akkad directed three pics, including $17 million film…
WHAT: The Mark Taper preem of David Mamet's "Romance" Sunday.
WHAT: The fifth annual Taurus Stunt Awards Sunday -- with nominees like "Taxi," "Torque" and "The Punisher" that are unlikely to show up at other kudofests.
Amol Palekar's "Paheli" (Puzzle) has been selected as India's entry in the foreign-language Oscar race. Pic, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji, centers around a ghost who falls in love with a…
Five years in the making, "The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey" is thesp Aamir Khan's follow-up to his Oscar-nommed "Lagaan." But while the film did boffo biz since its Aug. 15 opening, like India's…
Wishing upon big stars, Disney and the Make-a-Wish Foundation teamed up Saturday on the Disney Magic cruise ship to give kids a chance to meet and play with their favorite athletes and celebs.
Stephen Sondheim turned 75 last March, but the celebration continued Friday at the Hollywood Bowl, where the composer was serenaded by a sellout crowd of 17,000, including Barbra Streisand and Warren…
The Hollywood Bowl made amends to Frank Sinatra posthumously on Friday -- opening night of the 2005 season -- by inducting him into its Hall of Fame.
David Hare's "Stuff Happens" jumped the Atlantic for its U.S. preem at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles on June 5. Playing to a strictly blue state crowd, the play drew hisses from the aud as…
Mira Nair directorIndia-born helmer Nair’s “Salaam Bombay” (1988) earned an Oscar nom for foreign-lingo film, one of only three for the country’s films. Among other notable pics she’s made are…
The Bollywood aesthetic has been on the Western fringe for years, but pics like "Monsoon Wedding," "Bride and Prejudice" and even "Moulin Rouge" and "Vanity Fair" have fueled filmmakers' crossover…