TV director Paris Barclay has been elected president of the Directors Guild of America for a two-year term, succeeding Taylor Hackford. Barclay was selected by acclamation of the 147 delegates at the…
Warner Bros is in talks to acquire Matthew Aldrich's crime drama "Father Daughter Time: A Tale of Armed Robbery and Eskimo Kisses" and set it up with Matt Damon and Ben Affleck via their studio-based…
A sketch-worthy conceit manages to sustain itself over the feature-length haul of "Baby Jane?"
William Brady began his professional career in the CBS mailroom, but the Queens native rose quickly through the ranks to become recognized as one of the best helmers in the news biz.
Jeff Aldrich, who managed the A&R of film soundtracks among other duties during his eight years at Warner Bros., has been named senior VP, A&R, RCA Music Group.
Alcon Entertainment has tapped Brad Furman ("The Take") to direct the suspense-thriller "Valet," and is fast-tracking the project for a first-quarter production start.
With plot holes large enough to swallow up several haunted houses, "The Hideout" marks over-prolific helmer Pupi Avati's return to the fright genre, minus sustainable build-up or chills.
The world premiere of Maurice Chauvet's "Ascension" is both delight and disappointment. After a forceful first act that sets up engrossing situations, the story loses its way, talking out conflicts…
Remake of helmer Robert Aldrich's 1965 "The Flight of the Phoenix," about an airplane crew and passengers who crash-land in a remote desert, shows both how far Hollywood's tech departments have…
Teaming Bette Davis and Joan Crawford now seems like a veritable prerequisite to putting Henry Farrell's slight tale of terror on the screen. Although the results heavily favor Davis (and she earns…
Film is of the Sunset Blvd. and A Star Is Born genre, an inside Hollywood story. It's sometimes so brittle and brutal as to prove disturbing. It differs from the Clifford Odets stage play of 1949…