Heading into Academy Awards weekend, "Saving Private Ryan" crawled to $254.1 million overseas while fellow best pic contenders "Life Is Beautiful" climbed to $94.9 million (including Italy's $40…
FROM THE 71ST ACADEMY AWARDSTom Hanks oughta run for president. If the reception he received upon arrival Sunday at the Oscars is any measure, the guy's a shoo-in. To drive the point home, some of…
"Guinness World Records" broke none in its first Friday try, but Fox's gross-out reality series did bring encouraging improvements vs. slot predecessor "Brimstone."
Australians were largely gracious in defeat -- until Gwyneth Paltrow beat Oz's Cate Blanchett and gave an emotional speech.
A second bite at the apple proved fruitless for Garry Shandling's lawyers as a judge reaffirmed discovery sanctions and, in the process, seemed to question the merits of the conflict-of-interest case…
Takeshi Kitano's "Hana-Bi," the Venice Grand Prix wiiner last year, was awarded the best local pic by the Japanese Cultural Affairs Agency. It was Kitano's second Cultural Affairs Agency best movie…
EVERYONE UNDERSTANDS that the Oscars are all about stars and star-power, but many of the faces at this year’s show represented a downtrodden sector of the thespian fraternity. Remember the time when…
NBC and online partner CNET are opening a new front in the Internet portal wars today with the introduction of the first-ever service geared toward net surfers seeking audio and video content on the…
The best of the Web were honored Thursday at the Webby Awards at San Francisco's Herbst Theater, with silver statuettes in 22 categories going out to winners ranging from online powerhouse Amazon.com…
William Burkhardt has been tapped senior VP and managing director, ESPN Intl.
Directors (and one producer) of this year's Academy Award nominees for foreign films gathered Saturday to tell the stories behind their stories.