Richard Sarafian, who directed the classic 1971 car chase pic “The Vanishing Point” and numerous TV shows and features, died Wednesday in Santa Monica, Calif., of complications from pneumonia. He was…
More than a little inspired by the now-classic "Shit People Say in L.A.," one of Buzzfeed's highly shareable series of lists includes Only-in-L.A. observations such as "You refuse to walk anywhere…
The Palm Springs International Shortfest, North America’s largest short film festival, awarded prizes in 19 categories Sunday, with a total of $110,000 worth of cash and services going to filmmakers…
Sony Corp.’s chief executive says time is needed to study a proposal from a U.S. major hedge fund to spin off a part of the company’s entertainment unit. Kazuo Hirai was speaking to investors packing…
Elaine Laron, a TV writer and lyricist who worked on “Captain Kangaroo,” “The Electric Company” and “Free To Be You And Me,” died June 6 in Los Angeles of pneumonia. She was 83. Born in the Bronx in…
The Lego animation whiz known as Bricktease recreates the opening scene from James Bond pic "Casino Royale" brick by tiny brick.
With more online movie sites than ever, it might seem like women have more chances to get into film criticism. But a study released Friday by San Diego State professor Martha Lauzen finds that among…
Jimmy Kimmel takes his Lie Witness segment to Coachella, where slightly dazed scenesters enthusiastically endorse every fictitious band the interviewer comes up with — even Obesity Epidemic.
The Cannes Film Festival has announced the remaining jury members after previously naming Steven Spielberg to head the jury. One of the most high-profile juries in recent memory includes Nicole…
Allan Arbus, who ran a photography business with his wife Diane Arbus before becoming an actor who starred in “MASH,” died April 19 in Los Angeles. He was 95. His daughter Amy (pictured above)…
Documentary filmmaker Les Blank, known for highly personal docus such as “Burden of Dreams” and “Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers,” died Sunday at his home in Berkeley, Calif., according to the New…
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