For every Jodie Foster and Ron Howard --- former child actors who later became major adult players in the movie business --- there are hundreds of talented kids who get little more than their…
The stars of the children's CD-ROMs created by Humongous Entertainment might seem nonthreatening --- an animated car, a sleuthing fish and a boy who fights a fear of the dark, for example --- but the…
With the FCC's mandate for more educational and family programming on network TV, and the last decade's cable TV boom, it isn't only programming for children that has become more popular in Hollywood.
Given the unexpectedly Spartan box-office take of Disney's "Hercules" --- by Disney standards anyway --- many animation industry watchers are wondering if the much-touted animated feature fray is…
Jonathan Nossiter's "Sunday" won the Grand Prix at the 23rd Deauville Festival of American Cinema Sunday. Neil LaBute's "In the Company of Men" and Victor Nunez's "Ulee's Gold" shared the…
Twentieth Century Fox has inked a deal that would reteam "Mrs. Doubtfire" star Robin Williams with director-producer Chris Columbus on the comedy "The Interpreter," sources said Friday.
NBC's all live-action, teen-targeted Saturday morning lineup expanded to a full three-hour block (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) this fall with the addition of "City Guys" at 10:30 a.m. and a second half-hour of…
"Blinky Bill," the phenomenally successful, cheeky koala bear from veteran animation house Yoram Gross Film Studios, has long dominated toons Down Under.
Novice showbiz parents might want to peruse "Your Kid Ought to Be in Pictures," just published by Lone Eagle Publishing, before pestering talent and casting agents with questions.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures