Mixing high-profile star power with offbeat titles, the 40th Telluride Film Festival is offering a glimpse of an eclectic array of awards contenders over Labor Day weekend. The lineup, unveiled…
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass..) and Newark Mayor Cory Booker are drawing on Hollywood for two special elections in their states. The most pressing is in Massachusetts, to fill the Senate seat of John Kerry…
The charity banquet season hits its peak at this time of year, and the crowded ballrooms remind us that there are people in town who worry less about making money than giving it away.
BEIJING — China's most popular helmer Feng Xiaogang scooped the feature film award at the Beijing Film Festival for his famine pic “Back to 1942,” as the third edition of the fest closed in the…
WASHINGTON -- The Kennedy Center will produce the world premiere of new tuner "Little Dancer," with book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and score by Stephen Flaherty. Susan Stroman ("The Scottsboro Boys,"…
CinemaCon honoree Kathleen Kennedy isn't inclined to analyze her own success, but looking back she sees two keys: hard work and flexibility.
Infusing the evening with genial snark, Seth MacFarlane joined David Letterman, Jon Stewart and Chris Rock as hosts tapped to heighten the Oscars' hipness quotient and address its age-old (which is…
"Premium Rush" deftly straddles the line between stupid and clever for the entirety of its brisk running time.
After a nationwide search for the right actor to play Damien Echols -- the West Memphis Three defendant who recently got off death row -- Atom Egoyan has tapped unknown drama student James Hamrick…
A Passover Seder dinner provides the premise for a free-swinging discussion of politics and religion, including the Middle East, in Lisa Loomer's often funny but frustratingly stereotype-laden…