Coal company CEO Robert Murray has filed a lawsuit in West Virginia claiming he was subjected to “ruthless character assassination” on a recent broadcast of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.”…
When I started covering the visual effects realm there was a "big four" of vfx companies: Industrial Light & Magic, Digital Domain, Rhythm & Hues Studios and Sony Pictures Imageworks. Two of those…
"The Host" star Boyd Holbrook, who played Kevin Costner's son in "Hatfields & McCoys" and was just named one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch in 2012, is attached to topline the indie drama "Little…
West Virginia miner Andy Christian, who was featured in last year's "Coal" reality series on Spike TV, died Sunday at a hospital in Roanoke, Va. He was 51.
A South African coal magnate is creating an unscripted drama with a location that the cast of "Jersey Shore" can only dream about.
The coal industry receives a proper thumping in the righteously angry activist doc.
A clutch of hillbilly Davids best a corporate Goliath in the keenly observed environmental docu "On Coal River."
United Artists has hired Peter Horton to write and direct "Coal River," an adaptation of the Michael Shnayerson book.
Impassioned docu "Burning the Future: Coal in America" reps a strong indictment of mountaintop removal mining and its disastrous effects on the environment -- a case made all the more convincing by…
Pennsy coal-mining background is basically a masculine setting for intra-industry politics [from the story Jan Volkanik by M.A. Musmanno and play Bohunk by Henry R. Irving]. The fomenting…