No conversation about Nielsen in the media business is complete without the word "frustration." There's little about the pre-eminent TV measurement company that hasn't drawn complaints, particularly…
If I Can Dream
"The saddest Emmys of all time" couldn't have been the Academy's intention.
Ben Affleck is Batman. The actor will replace Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne in the upcoming untitled Batman-Superman feature for Warner Bros., the studio announced Thursday. Affleck becomes the…
Jimmy Fallon has been able to persuade Bruce Springsteen to sing "Whip My Hair" and President Obama to "slow jam the news." He's the Everyfan who loves to celebrate, not skewer, pop culture. He's not…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
'District 9' writer-director Neill Blomkamp delivers a less dazzling but absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism.
DreamWorks mogul Steven Spielberg wants to work on his own terms, so he's decided to write the checks himself.
On Kickstarter, talent should stick to what made them popular, not look for a departure.
Looking into their crystal ball, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg predicted the imminent arrival of a radically different entertainment landscape, including pricey movie tickets, a vast migration of…
So the cycle of history is: Cinema gets a head start, TV catches up, cinema panics and lurches forward. Repeat.
The principal source of apprehension among the studio czars, when pressed, is that they're emotionally locked into a tentpole dependency — a film genre that not only defies cost controls but also…