David Rockwell, the architect who designed the Oscars' new home, is no stranger to the entertainment biz. Rockwell's blueprint for the theater at Hollywood and Highland is the latest in a portfolio…
Sony Corp. president Nobuyuki Idei said Thursday the company is ready to make one or two blockbuster-scale movies a year but will not pay "Titanic"-size amounts for productions because the…
American Lawyer Media Inc. has agreed to acquire Legal Communications Ltd., a Philadelphia-based provider of legal information via 30-plus print and electronic products, for an estimated $30 million.
No one will ever be able to say Oscar doesn't have a home. With the Academy Awards show set for a new, permanent venue on Hollywood Boulevard beginning in 2001, its producers' perennial headaches…
UCLA's premiere showcase, Royce Hall, will be unveiled Saturday in the state current arts officials believe was the intention of architects back in 1929 when it was built in 13th-century Lombard…
Steven Spielberg plans to direct a film about the life of controversial aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh, based on A. Scott Berg's unpublished biography. DreamWorks has bought the rights to the…
"Selena" and "The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca" were the top winners in the Imagen Foundation's 13th annual awards, presented Wednesday at the Beverly Hilton.
Scribe David Dorfman has set two projects with the ever-hungry New Line Cinema, in a deal potentially worth north of $1 million.
Paul McCartney's latest symphonic work, "Standing Stone," will receive its Los Angeles premiere July 19 as part of the Hollywood Bowl's 77th annual season.
Despite the longevity of "Titanic," "Good Will Hunting" and "As Good As It Gets," major exhibs are expecting to report flat or declining earnings -- and in the case of AMC Entertainment, virtually no…