Karen Black, who was supporting Oscar-nommed for “Five Easy Pieces” and starred in films including “Nashville” and “Easy Rider,” died Thursday after a long battle with ampullary cancer. She was 74…
Composer Fred Steiner, who wrote the themes for "Perry Mason" and "Rocky and Bullwinkle" and who later became a respected film-music historian and musicologist, died of natural causes Thursday at his…
Paul Picerni, who played Eliot Ness' sidekick in TV's "The Untouchables," died Jan. 13 in Palmdale, Calif., following a heart attack. He was 88.
The Japanese film and TV biz has long been insular, even xenophobic, with local pics often showing outlanders in a negative light as loutish soldiers or brutish gangsters.
Chinese helmer He Ping ("Warriors of Heaven and Earth") is wrapping up "Wheat," a high-profile historical action drama about the women left behind when their men have gone off to war -- and the lies…
Scripter-composer Ron Weiner trawls the often stormy waters of modern day online courtship in this melodically simplistic but comedically inventive tuner, featuring the talents of a first rate…