Now comes the hard part. Coming off a two-year project to formulate uniform engineering standards for digital cinema, distribs and exhibs are turning their attention to how to fund the rollout of…
Camcorders smuggled into theaters continue to be the most widely used tool for perpetrating global movie piracy, experts say.
Ron Krueger II grew up in the industry that will honor him today with the National Assn. of Concessionaires' Bert Nathan Memorial Award.
As part of the celebration of ShoWest turning 30 this week, one of the confab's original founders, Jerry Forman, will receive the first Founders Award.
ShoWest after the Oscars means different points of emphasis in this 30th edition. The only constant will be the usual mix of restless execs confronted by exhibitors, sampling studio sneaks, scarfing…
When fiftysomething playwright Erica Barry falls in love in Nancy Meyers' smash romantic comedy, "Something's Gotta Give," she's in uncharted waters. Harry's a lousy risk, a perennial playboy who has…
Like the aerial buckaroo he plays in Paramount's upcoming "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow," Jude Law is flying loops around the careers of most stars his age.
After three seasons of making bad guys wince on ABC's "Alias," Jennifer Garner is going after movie auds' funny bones with her first headliner film role in "13 Going on 30."
Letter to the editor
Jack Valenti’s annual ShoWest report Tuesday on American box office trends is sure to leave Hollywood with the queasy feeling of a bleary-eyed tourist who barely survives a Las Vegas bender: Everyone…
To the Editor: In your article “The ‘all about me’ school of broadcasting” (March 17) I agreed with the single point, which is that you appear to be: “prissy little queen”. Oh wait — that wasn’t a…