The MPAA has rejected advertising materials for Alex Gibney's documentary "Taxi to the Dark Side," which traces the pattern of torture practice from Afghanistan's Bagram prison to Abu Ghraib to…
Brad Pitt is in talks to climb into "Tree of Life," a drama Terrence Malick wrote and will direct.
After forays into costume drama with "The Banquet" and war movies with "The Assembly," Chinese helmer Feng Xiaogang will return to the genre for which he is best loved in China -- comedy -- for his…
With the writers strike in its seventh week, there are signs of change on a number of fronts -- and these changes may ratchet up the pressure on the Writers Guild of America to reach a settlement.
MovieBeam, an experiment in video-on-demand launched by The Walt Disney Co., has shut down as part of its new parent company's reorganization under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code.
The WGA plans to picket the Golden Globes ceremonies on Jan. 13, assuming it's still on strike at that point.
Michael Douglas has a new role on TV five nights a week. NBC chose the 63-year-old actor-producer as the announcer to introduce Brian Williams on the "Nightly News'' each night. His recorded…
A bipartisan group of top lawmakers has introduced legislation that would compel broadcasters to pay performers when their music is played over the air.
JoAnne Worley will join the Los Angeles production of "Wicked," portraying Madame Morrible beginning Jan. 9.
The 19th annual Palm Springs Film Festival has assembled its slate, which showcases a decidedly global flavor. The 2008 installment will feature 222 films from more than 60 countries.
Harrison Ford will be honored with a lifetime achievement award at Intl. Cinematography Guild's upcoming 45th annual Publicist Awards. Publicists are represented by the ICG. Ford will next be seen in…