This smug but effective middlebrow crowdpleaser shrewdly mines its real-life material for laughs and righteous anger as well as tears.
A worthy but faintly dull civics/history lesson directed by Stephen Frears at his most televisual.
The Coens have again taken a real time and place and freely made it their own in this boldly original, highly emotional journey.
Turner Broadcasting execs will talk up cable's gains over the broadcast nets and efforts to court viewers on multiple screens at its upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
Netflix is getting more kids' stuff through expanded pact with toymaker Hasbro, as Internet streaming player stands to steal away even more viewers from traditional children's cable nets like…
With Hasbro increasing exposure for its toys through films, TV and online shorts, the company is putting oversight of its various entertainment divisions under Hasbro Studios president Stephen Davis.
When she took the congratulatory call for "Prison Break" becoming the No. 1 series in China, Twentieth Century Fox International TV prexy Marion Edwards was unpleasantly surprised.
Industry expands in emerging world markets
THURSDAY: Julia Roberts, Danny Moder and Amy Smart are among the honorees at Heal the Bay's Bring Back the Beach fundraiser. Santa Monica's Jonathan Beach Club. HealtheBay.org
"My Little Pony" and "Pound Puppies" are beating a path to Netflix.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%