Eric Ambler, author of modern thrillers and an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, died Thursday in his London apartment of unreported causes. He was 89. Among the best-known of Ambler’s 21 published books…
Movie projectionists returned to work at Loews Cineplex theaters in Chicago Friday, after signing a three-year contract which brought to an end the company's six-month lockout.
Services for writer-producer Neil Rosen, who died Thursday in Muskegon, Mich., will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Improv, 8162 Melrose Ave., in Los Angeles.
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KNBC Los Angeles has promoted six staffers in its news department. Carol Morton has been upped from producer to exec producer of KNBC’s morning and midday newscasts. Steve Garcia has moved to…
MEMO TO: Gus Van Sant FROM: Peter Bart I’VE BEEN NOTICING those eerie billboards around town hyping your new movie, “Psycho.” Of course, they don’t mention the movie. Rather they show a hand pressed…
Jerry Clower, a comedian who regularly appeared on the Grand Ole Opry, died Aug. 24 of cardiorespiratory arrest after heart surgery at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jackson, Miss. He was 71. In 1973…
Judith Conway Greening, executive director of the Humanitas Prize for motion picture writers, died of breast cancer Aug. 29 in her Sherman Oaks home. She was 60. Greening is best known for her…
MovieFone is enhancing its movie guide and ticketing service with speech recognition technology from Lucent Technologies.
A&E Television Networks will launch a dedicated history channel in Spain teaming with local niche channel operator Multicanal TPS.
Gene Hackman may soon be making a book connection, since his first novel, "Black Star Rising," an 1800s-set sea adventure he's co-written with underwater archaeologist Dan Lenihan, is in the hands of…