When it comes to screen musicals, Hollywood execs tend to hit either the fast-forward or pause buttons. Last week, New Line signed Jack O'Brien and Jerry Mitchell to co-direct the film "Hairspray,"…
Finalmente! Il DVD di "La Dolce Vita" non vendera tante copie quanto "Star Wars," ma per gli amanti del cinema, quel DVD e inestimabile. In other words, "La Dolce Vita" ain't gonna outsell George…
The screener plan is gaining momentum -- at least on the Academy front. The studios, however, are still holding it close to the vest, but they will have to weigh in within the next few weeks.
A question for Sunday night's Emmy contenders: Are you sure you want to win? As you sit there in your uncomfortable formal wear, without having eaten for hours, bored at everyone's laundry list of…
Last week, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and Cinea offered an antipiracy solution to awards voters and, as a bonus, a free DVD player.
The Screener Wars have started again -- and though things may be less bloody, they still promise to be confusing.
And the Academy presidency goes to… Tonight marks the annual election of officers at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, with the new board of governors voting on its executives.
Fans can breathe a sigh of relief. After brooding over the fact that life is unfair (Why are "The Anna Nicole Show" and "Gilligan's Island" available on DVD, but "SCTV" is not?), they can relax in…
The 1964 classic "Zorba the Greek" is finally debuting on DVD, in a newly restored print that highlights Walter Lassally's beautiful B&W photography -- reason enough to go into a Greek dance. Even…
"Fahrenheit 9/11" was apparently shown last week on Cuban state-run TV. According to Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences rules, a feature is disqualified for a documentary Oscar if it airs on…