Amy Madigan will co-star with Bill Paxton in "A Bright Shining Lie," HBO's adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1988 Neil Sheehan book about the life and death of military adviser John Paul Vann…
Paramount's Morgan Freeman starrer "Kiss the Girls" made out with a surprisingly powerful $13.4 million opening, leading the box office to yet another in a series of killer weekends.
Showtime on Friday unveiled an original film slate that includes a new drama directed by John Badham ("War Games") and starring Paul Hogan and Rosanna Arquette and a two-part film series based on the…
French media group Havas Friday reported its half-year earnings and announced a restructuring of its relationship with CLT-Ufa, while denying it was getting out of bed with the Luxembourg media group…
The 33rd Chicago Intl. Film Festival, the longest-running competitive fest in North America, kicks off Thursday with 150 features from 30 countries, seminars and special career tributes.
Sony's Game Show Network on Thursday announced the expansion of its affiliation agreement with Comcast Cable that will roll the 24-hour service into some 1.2 million homes over the next 30 days and…
A California bill that would give charter cities such as Los Angeles access to personal tax records has been sent to Gov. Pete Wilson for signature.
"Nothing Sacred," the controversial ABC series about a self-doubting priest, has won unlikely support from the newspaper of the nation's largest Roman Catholic archdiocese.
Julian Sands, who is quickly becoming a Mike Figgis staple, has inked to star in the helmer's indie pic "The Death and Loss of Sexual Innocence" opposite Saffron Burrows, sources said Friday.
Ethan Hawke, due onscreen next in "Gattaca" and "Great Expectations," is in serious talks to star in "Snow Falling On Cedars" under Scott Hicks' helm for Universal Pictures, sources said Friday.
UPN's new CEO, Dean Valentine, made his first big hire Friday, naming Tom Nunan executive vice president of entertainment at the netlet.