The premiere of Southside Johnny's big band project with trombonist Richard "La Bamba" Rosenberg was executed impressively in moments of power or playfulness, although the two-hour show was a bit out…
Markets & Festivals
Longtime Fox communications whiz Scott Grogin has been upped to senior VP of communications for the Fox Networks Group.
Warner Bros. has acquired rights to turn the Japanese action thriller anime "Ninja Scroll" into a live action feature. Alex Tse has been set to write the script.
"Tulpan," Sergey Dvortsevoy's drama of a young shepherd's attempts to woo and win a bride on the Kazakh steppes, took the Tokyo Sakura Grand Prix, the highest prize awarded at the 21st Tokyo Film…
Political upheaval rocked the Rome Film Festival over the weekend, with Italian policemen in riot gear and protesters facing off on the red carpet just as Teutonic terrorism-themed pics "The Baader…
"High School Musical 3: Senior Year" and "Saw V" divided and conquered the movie biz over the weekend, opening with $42 million and $30.5 million, respectively.• Review: Saw V • Review: High School…
There were times during their set at the Music Box Thursday night that it seemed as though British/French popsters Stereolab were two separate bands sharing the same stage.
NBC is shuffling its primetime sked, creating a crime-centric Wednesday night lineup and exiling the struggling "Lipstick Jungle" to Fridays.
Touting a lineup loaded with global docs, offbeat features and genre pics, the 12th annual Hollywood Film Festival continues to uphold its reputation as an outsider fest in an insider town.
Besides Clark Gable, Dustin Hoffman is the only other actor who has gotten top billing in three Oscar-winning best films: "Midnight Cowboy" (1969), "Kramer vs. Kramer" (1979) and "Rain Man" (1988).
After showing his comic chops in "Pineapple Express," James Franco extends his range in Gus Van Sant's "Milk," playing Scott Smith, Harvey Milk's lover.