Peter Bogdanovich blames James Cameron’s success with 1997’s “Titanic” for studios pulling the plug on smaller movies, such as his 1971 hit “The Last Picture Show.” “The worst thing was when Cameron…
The Last Picture Show
Peter Bogdanovich and Mira Nair have been tapped to receive awards at this year’s Woodstock Film Festival, with the 14th annual fest in upstate New York announcing its complete 2013 slate and adding…
Gia Coppola proves to have quite the eye, if not quite the natural storytelling instinct of her cinematic kin, serving up a remarkably assured feature debut.
Eileen Brennan, the veteran actress best known for roles in "The Last Picture Show," "Private Benjamin" and "Clue," died of bladder cancer in her Burbank home on Sunday. She was 80. Brennan earned…
CBS Films is moving ahead on romantic comedy “The Exes,” with Andy Fickman on board to direct. The film is based on Jane Moore’s novel “The Ex Files” with the screenplay written by Kelly Bowe. …
The Directors Guild Awards has added two new honors for 2014, while also clarifying that digitally distributed series are eligible for major existing honors.
"Looney Tunes" animator Abe Levitow's heirs are making sure that his work will be viewed by generations by donating his collection to the Academy. The Abe and Charlotte Levitow Collection, featuring…
"The Writers' Room" is a great idea, and a logical, inexpensive fit for a second-tier channel like Sundance, eager to generate street cred within the industry while connecting with committed TV fans…
MADRID – Continuing the move of international companies into English-language fare with name casts, FilmSharks International has boarded Guy Pearce starrer "Mis-Fits," a singular comedy from…
Wall Street has stayed bullish on Lionsgate as the stock hit another record high in the wake of strong performances by sleeper hits "Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain" and "Now You See Me."
In this modern era of 3D, effects-laden movie spectacles, some of Hollywood's most prolific indie directors are making a colorful splash into black-and-white.