The saying is usually an admonition: Those who don't study the past are doomed to repeat it. But in film, that can be a good thing; the last year in cinema has seen several notable films that mix the…
If Terry Zwigoff has a guiding principle as a director, it is "create your own world, because you can't control the one you're living in.'' That sounds a lot like something Enid, Thora Birch's…
"Holding Ruth, his cheek touching her breast, he shuddered with a sob that he kept silent in his heart.'' The final words of Andre Dubus' short story "Killings'' became a touchstone for…
Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski faced a formidable challenge on the set of "A.I. Artificial Intelligence."
It wouldn't surprise his peers if cinematographer Roger Deakins earns Oscar nominations for either or both "The Man Who Wasn't There" and "A Beautiful Mind."
Tales abound of authors who feel their novels were butchered by Hollywood, and of faithful readers who fervently wish the adaptations had been more like the sources. But it doesn't always have to be…
JOHN BAILEY John Bailey has compiled more than 40 feature credits, ranging from “Groundhog Day” to “The Big Chill” to the forthcoming “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood.” Even he was surprised…
Producer Laura Ziskin announced Monday that Michael B. Seligman has been named supervising producer of the 74th Academy Awards show. Show will mark Seligman's 25th anniversary of involvement with the…
The Perrier Group of America has partnered with Chris Blackwell's Palm Pictures and RES to present "Perrier Across America," the successor to Perrier's Bubbling Under Award, which last year supported…
"ER" and "Friends" dominated Sunday's 28th annual People's Choice Awards at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.