"The saddest Emmys of all time" couldn't have been the Academy's intention.
Special tributes during the Primetime Emmys to Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini, Jean Stapleton, Jonathan Winters and Gary David Goldberg, came as leadouts to commercials, beginning nearly 30 minutes…
Count back 50 summers, and you find the Technicolor precedent for "Spring Breakers" in the trendsetting 1963 teen comedy "Beach Party," which Variety warned "many adults might find a frightening…
One inherent advantage of producing for 10-year-old girls (give or take) is the freedom to borrow liberally from past works without such creative license being instantly identified. So beyond the…
Marketers typically shy away from pairing up with films unless they're based on an existing — and already popular — property. But with hits like "High School Musical," "Camp Rock" and "The Cheetah…
Samuel Arkoff’s son Lou Arkoff, writer-producer Jeff Katz and Hal Sadoff are teaming to remake 1950s cult pics from the Arkoff-Nicholson library of American Intl. Pictures. Katz, Arkoff and Sadoff…
Annette Funicello, who first gained fame as a 12-year-old Mousekeeter on Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club" in the 1950s and then starred opposite Frankie Avalon in a series of musical beach party…
"GI Joe: Retaliation" was again the top gun at the domestic box office Thursday, grossing an estimated $10.5 million from 3,719 locations.
Jennifer Aspen has been cast as the lead in Jed Rigney's independent romcom "Nowhere Girl." Producers are Justin Workman, Chrystina Myers and Steffanie Siebrand. Filming will take place in the San…
William Asher, who helped birth TV sitcom "Bewitched," co-created "The Patty Duke Show" and directed hundreds of episodes of series including "I Love Lucy," has died in Palm Desert, Calif., according…
It's a slick way of introducing the autobio, and Funicello is poised, charming and lovely. (A neat juxtaposition under Corcoran's hand occurs late in the TV movie when LaRue passes the As Annette…
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