A former business partner of Steven Seagal was sentenced to a year and a day in prison Tuesday after admitting he plotted to have the mob shake down the action-film star.
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Vancouver-based Lions Gate blamed the cost of the Artisan merger and a write-down of assets for $29.8 million in red ink posted in the most recent quarter and provided analysts with a snapshot of the…
Former Time Warner chairman Gerald Levin now attributes the failed merger with AOL to a lack of "moral and spiritual leadership." Also, he seemed to agree, belatedly, that the America Online and Time…
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No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
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Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Crew working on pre-production for John Madden's "Tulip Fever" have been told the project could shutter at the end of this week, unless the producers get a positive signal from the British government…
After last year's win by Eminem, the song category pendulum swung back to more traditional fare.
Peter Jackson's trilogy-capping "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," could make Oscar history by being the first fantasy film to win the Academy's top honor.
In the score category, the race settled on composers who are either past nominees or winners working with frequent collaborators or taking over for a relative.
It's the year of the hyphenate for the Writers Guild Awards for film. Of the 10 features nominated, eight were authored or co-authored by the movie's director.
In narrowing the dozen films on the docu field short list to five official nominees, the Academy recognized pics that tackle disparate subjects, but are all very personal works.
First, the conventional wisdom: The only thing that would jinx Disney/Pixar's digitally animated "Finding Nemo" is the unexpected interference of a Chicago Cubs fan.