An efficient primer on a year's worth of stories and setbacks at America's paper of record.
TRUTH CAN BE stranger than fiction, but it's seldom as entertaining -- a source of persistent tension in Hollywood with regard to the liberties taken when adapting fact-based stories for movies and…
A companion piece to "United 93" as a portrayal of American reaction to 9/11.
The terrible timing is not Kevin Spacey's fault: He couldn't have known "Complicit" -- U.S. dramatist Joe Sutton's fictional indictment of his country's possible condoning of torture and rendition…
While broadcast news continues mostly avoiding anything that resembles genuine news in primetime, "Frontline" devotes a delicious 4½ hours to deconstructing the steaming mess in Iraq, with enough…
Rod Lurie will next direct his script "Nothing but the Truth," a drama about a D.C.-based female newspaper reporter who outs a CIA agent and is imprisoned for refusing to reveal her source.
A dispute between CBS book unit Simon & Schuster and the CIA went public Thursday as the publisher and author Valerie Plame sued the agency toppers over details in the ex-intelligence agent's…
Bill Moyers launches his new PBS series with a methodical, devastating, pull-no-punches recap of mainstream journalism's collective failure to challenge the Bush administration in the run-up to the…
Hollywood studios, network offices and media outlets are on high alert today, as the industry grows increasingly concerned that it is under biological attack.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%