Somehow amid the glitz and showmanship of the network upfronts, the usual guest of honor turned up missing like the victim in a CBS crime procedural.
When it comes to upfront showmanship, ABC's Steve McPherson may be the new Leslie Moonves.
Network TV has always been a numbers game, but this is ridiculous. In the grand tradition of networks mysteriously copying each other, webs seem to have adopted a paint-by-numbers strategy when it…
"War of the Worlds" didn't blow up just the New England countryside and invading aliens. It blew out expectations for the f/x biz. But one f/x pro says "people lost years off their lives working…
Having come to epitomize Berlin cinema in the decade after the fall of the Wall, X Filme Creative Pool helped define modern German film with groundbreaking pics such as "Run Lola Run" and "Good Bye…
Making three movies back to back with a combined budget of $140 million in the space of 12 months would test the stamina of any producer, but for 86-year-old Dino De Laurentiis it's just another…
He outwitted, outplayed and outlasted everyone else in the inaugural edition of "Survivor," but Richard Hatch couldn't outfox the IRS.
German horrormeister Uwe Boll is going public. At least that's the plan. Boll, the enigmatic producer-director whose cinematic talent has drawn comparisons to Ed Wood, previously raised north of $300…
Cannes may be a great place to launch a tentpole, but woe to the studio that doesn't let the media in on the festivities. It remains to be seen whether Sony's secrecy gambit will boost box office…
Forget product integration. ABC's "Lost" has gone a step further, with what might be called product creation. The hit sophomore drama has used the cultish devotion of its fans to launch related…