Paramount Pictures has slammed the brakes on plans by independent producers to mount a sequel to Frank Capra’s iconic Christmas tale “It’s a Wonderful Life.” The studio said that Star Partners and…
Star Partners and Hummingbird Prods. are collaborating on production of a sequel to Frank Capra’s iconic 1946 movie “It’s a Wonderful Life,” which starred Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed. The sequel…
Arsenio Hall is off to a good ratings start with his new latenight program, which scored the highest-rated premiere week for any syndicated talkshow in key demos in seven years. Overall, according to…
Ready for its masked man to ride off into the box office sunset, Disney hosted the premiere for "The Lone Ranger" at California Adventure, in Anaheim, on June 22, with stars Johnny Depp (who plays…
An insidious web of money, sex and power entangles all the characters in Claire Denis' hypnotic nocturnal thriller.
After confirming that Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver would be in “Avengers 2,” Joss Whedon gave some clarity to why he chose those characters to appear in the next pic on Friday nights Jimmy Fallon…
Martin Scorsese will present Brooks with the honor June 6.
Magician Louis William "Bill" Chaudet, a protege of Harry Blackstone Sr. and a technical adviser for film and television during the 1950s and 1960s, died in Folsom, Calif., on Jan. 5 after a long…
Marjorie Lane Bates, best known for providing the singing for dancer-actress Eleanor Powell in MGM musicals including "Broadway Melody 1936," "Rosalie" and "Broadway Melody 1938," died Oct. 2 in…
Hollywood's temple of glamour celebrates the romance of movies
British-born writer, producer and director Norman Felton, the exec producer of numerous American television series, including "Dr. Kildare" and "The Man From U.N.C.L.E.," died of natural causes in…
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