Melissa Mathison, who was Oscar-nominated for original screenplay for Steven Spielberg’s “E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial” and also wrote “The Black Stallion,” died Wednesday at UCLA Medical Center of…
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Production designer Jim Bissell has been chosen to receive the Art Directors Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The kudo will be presented Jan. 31 at the 19th Annual Excellence in Production Design…
The game may have been made by Atari, but Microsoft’s Xbox Entertainment Studios successfully dug up what many consider the worst video game ever made, “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” in a New Mexico…
An idiosyncratically personal yet captivating 100-minute companion piece to 'The Story of Film,' focused entirely on the depiction of kids onscreen.
Precise choreography earns Steven Spielberg kudo from editors
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ROME -- One year after launching in the U.S., Italy's RaroVideo is expanding its wide-ranging offerings, which span from horrormeister Mario Bava to Bernardo Bertolucci, and venturing from homevid…
Innovators and artists mingle near birthplace of motion pictures
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Sue Dwiggins Worsley, a writer, production coordinator and production secretary, died at her home in Studio City, Calif., on Dec. 31. She was 97.
Sound mixer Gene S. Cantamessa, who earned an Oscar for his work on "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" as well as six other nominations, died in Los Angeles on Nov. 8 after a long hospitalization. He was…