Film and television production designer and art director Robert Kinoshita, best known for designing the robot from the 1960s cult hit sci-fi series “Lost in Space” and its ancestor, Robby the Robot…
Morgan Jones, a character actor in TV and film, died in Tarzana, Calif., on Jan. 13. He was 84.
Deadpan comic actor Leslie Nielsen, who started in dramas before finding his fame as a hapless doctor in "Airplane!" and the accident-prone detective Frank Drebin in the "Naked Gun" comedies, died…
Sweet fable about seeking contentment with one's lot is closer to performance art than dramaturgy.
Jerry Bruckheimer is plotting a civil war at Disney, tapping J. Michael Straczynski to adapt 2K Games' "Shattered Union."
Neatly mixing movie-buff nostalgia and food for thought, David Gargani's "Monsters From the Id" provides entertainment and insight with an enjoyable collage of clips from classic and campy sci-fi…
An old-fashioned monster movie dressed up in trendy new threads, "Cloverfield" plays like "The Blair Witch Project" meets "Godzilla," as it charts via camcorder the desperate efforts of some…
William Tuttle, longtime head of MGM's makeup department, died of natural causes July 27 in Pacific Palisades, Calif. He was 95.
In the universe of Shakespearean adaptations, few are more distinctive than Alexander Abela's "Makibefo," an austere version of "Macbeth" located amid the coastal dunes of Madagascar's southern tip…
Randall Frakes has been appointed president of development and production of independently financed production entity Ember Entertainment.