About halfway through this year's Emmy Awards, it became clear that the producers were sort of irritated they had to interrupt their variety show with, you know, awards. And that seemed to color the…
That “Glee” star Cory Monteith will be among an exclusive group of actors getting a special memorial tribute at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday was to be expected given the industry and its fans…
"Gravity," which opened the Venice Film Festival to great fanfare — and early Oscar buzz — and will screen at Telluride and Toronto on its way to an Oct. 4 release, is as much of a game-changer, in…
If you're going to make your directing debut under a harsh industry spotlight with minimal rehearsal time, it's smart to appropriate a world-famous production's concept and numerous veterans of same…
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, said she and other staffers at the social media site, had initially planned to be on the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed at San Francisco…
It wouldn’t be a “Saturday Night Live” season finale without the bittersweet moment that comes when a veteran cast member makes a final appearance. Last night it was Bill Hader’s turn to say goodbye…
OK, let’s face it: Journalists can’t resist writing about “The Walking Dead” right now, because anything with that big an audience — and that avid kind of genre following — is going to generate…
The Kevin Spacey vehicle isn't without some annoying tics, and feels a little late boarding the bandwagon of projects with Washington politics as a backdrop.
Though his role in David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" is a supporting one, producer Donna Gigliotti insists that without Robert De Niro's participation, the movie wouldn't exist.
Those who can't get enough of Viggo Mortensen will relish the actor's dual role in this otherwise tepid Spanish-language drama by first-time writer-director Ana Piterbarg.
It's time to coin a new phrase for a certain kind of Romanian cinema: the bathroom-sink drama.