"The reason this is happening is because I'm pursuing my own agenda about the school and what I think it should teach," said George Lucas, who endowed three new chairs in a dedication at the USC…
Organizers of San Diego's annual Comic-Con Intl. have focused on programming panels that help educate attendees on how to produce comicbooks, toys, videogames, animation or other forms of…
"Upside Down" is a dystopic sci-fi romance about inverted planets that will have auds wondering which way is up, but not really caring much or for very long. The film, Argentine helmer Juan Solanas'…
A heated dispute within the Art Directors Guild over a credit on "The Adventures of Tintin" has exposed a long-simmering debate over the title of production designer vs. art director while also…
A fascinating philosophical conceit delivered as a slick, hyper-stylized conspiracy yarn, juicy enough to deliver on both fronts, provided you don't ask too many questions.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will explore the art and craft of production design in a four-evening seminar series, "Evolution or Revolution? Production Design in the 21st Century."
Mortality, morality and science are the big subjects this technopera grapples with in former poet laureate Robert Pinsky's playful, lyrical and existential libretto.
A pulp pastiche best enjoyed by those for whom movies can't be too much like comicbooks.
"Watchmen" is less a fully realized comicbook epic than a sturdy feat of dramatic compression.
Stephen Frears, Bernd Eichinger and actress-director Sandrine Bonnaire will attend this year's Berlinale Talent Campus to take part in the educational platform's focus on biopics.
Should the ghost of Edgar Allan Poe ever go into business with claymation wizard Nick Park, the result might play something like "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride." While Warner Bros. faces a challenge in…