At least six police helicopters roared overhead as a crowd gathered outside the CNN building Sunday night to protest the ruling in the George Zimmerman trial. Trailed by a slow procession of police…
Trayvon Martin was the first casualty in the George Zimmeran case, but restraint, on the news media's part, was clearly the second, as cable news once again established it is less news, in the…
In a different sort of news break, CNN is devoting Sundays not to the programming for which it is best known, but to series and even films that will take viewers behind the scenes and around the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
When it comes to advertising, CNN isn't exactly acting its age. The Time Warner news cabler has often relied on marketers whose primary consumer base skews somewhat older (that's why advertisers buy…
Southern goth-chic gets a swoony supernatural makeover in "Beautiful Creatures," a teen franchise-starter that suggests what "Twilight" might have looked like with a reasonable budget, a competent…
SYDNEY Australian media, in the aftermath of the tragic Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in December, spent much time lauding former Aussie prime minister John Howard for his crackdown on…
Amid waning early-year sales, the "Les Miserables" soundtrack held off Mumford & Sons and unseated Taylor Swift to take No. 1 on the U.S. album chart.
Dan Timmons & Brian Stearns, co-heads of Entertainment Industries Group & Amit Bajaj, director investment banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
This trio of executives provided $600 million in new or extended credit lines to Hollywood companies in 2012.
A would-be satire with nothing much to say, "Democracy at Work" applies the can-do spirit common in grassroots political campaigning and indie filmmaking to a lackluster concept and flimsy narrative.
The U.K. and Europe may have led the way with their hundreds of yearly music festivals, but as U.S. audiences seek more bang for their music buck amid a tight economy, the U.S. concert biz is being…
The mix of disjointed characters brings to mind the formula for "Community." Based on that show's minimal ratings but cultish devotion, it's an assessment that qualifies as a mixed blessing…