Hal Needham, longtime stuntman and director of “Smokey and the Bandit” and “Cannonball Run” for Burt Reynolds, died Friday in Los Angeles after a short battle with cancer, his manager confirmed. He…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Honorary Awards and Angelina Jolie will receive the…
Not too many award ceremonies feature honorees on crutches. But at the first Taurus Stunt Awards, held Sunday at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Chuck Picerni Jr. hobbled up the stage to receive the…
Cars are the stars in "Bandit" from Universal's rotating "Action Pack" series of syndicated two-hour dramas. Brian Bloom stars as title character, originally played by Burt Reynolds in the hit…
"The Joy Luck Club's" Russell Wong, Ming-Na Wen and Vivian Wu will all co-star in "Vanishing Sun," the martial arts spoke in MCA TV's action/adventure wheel. The series is scheduled for a January…
This film is so inept that the best actor in the pic is Jilly Rizzo. But he has a great advantage: he's on screen five seconds and he doesn't have to talk.
Sally Field tells Burt Reynolds in Smokey and the Bandit II that he is no longer having fun doing what used to come naturally. This stale sequel seems to be evidence of going through the motions for…