The Sundance Channel has signed to do the exclusive U.S. cablecast of the European Film Awards for the fourth straight year.
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Mira Nair, director of this year's Golden Lion-winning "Monsoon Wedding," has been named jury president of the 52nd Berlin Intl. Film Festival, to be held Feb. 6-17.
Hollywood has changed a lot since the days when Ann Miller made her mark by playing dancers and ingenues in films such as " Stage Door'' and "You Can't Take It With You.'' Here, the spunky…
"You can never go home again." Those enduring words appear in "A Death in the Family," James Agee's semiautobiographical story of a young boy in early 1900s Tennessee who experiences the accidental…
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The restaurant valet is reading a book. Gil Cates, upon spotting this sight outside Marino on Melrose Boulevard, can barely wait for his Mercedes sedan to stop before jumping out and asking the name…
Although looming economic trouble threatens to leave new toys on the shelves this Christmas, the DVD authoring, mastering and distribution pipelines are humming along like Santa's workshop.
While L.A.'s digital production community has been hit by downsizing, consolidation and foreign competition in recent years, there is a local high-tech service industry that's bucking the trend -…
If you build it, will they come? That's the question waiting to be answered at Hollywood & Highland, but with the nation and the world reeling from an awful season of terrorism, war and recession…
Jim James hadn't heard of KCRW-FM before his label told his Louisville, Ky., band to get to Santa Monica for an on-air performance. But James' label knew what he didn't: A KCRW appearance is vital…
Under the artistic direction of Placido Domingo, the L.A. Opera is bringing some recognition to a man whose Hollywood life has long been overlooked.