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Race to the Scene
About halfway through this year's Emmy Awards, it became clear that the producers were sort of irritated they had to interrupt their variety show with, you know, awards. And that seemed to color the…
Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" -- not just one of the great racing movies of…
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
As the annual Oscar campaign comes to resemble a presidential race more by the year, the fall festival calendar starts to resemble a long political primary, with its own Carvilles, Plouffes, and…
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" dares to question why an industry so receptive to Holocaust stories has been so reluctant to produce more movies about the myriad human-rights violations perpetrated on our…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
An Indian Olympic running legend gets the lavish biopic treatment in this rousing and handsomely crafteds ports drama.
When the producers of DreamWorks' "Need for Speed" cast Aaron Paul as the lead in their film version of Electronic Arts' racing videogame franchise, they found themselves with another major role to…
TNT appears to have settled on a reality-programming strategy centered on big, cinematic concepts to promote during the NBA playoffs, with an emphasis on buff bodies and physical stunts -- "Survivor"…