Though few athletes seem as widely beloved in retirement, the erstwhile Cassius Clay was once one of the most controversial — and loathed — public figures in America.
Who needs a helicopter anyway? In an inventive and satisfying remount of the tuner "Miss Saigon" for its 275-seat main stage, Arlington, Va.'s, Signature Theater turns the theatrical spectacle into…
Mexican director Luis Mandoki has boarded Vietnam War indie drama "The Don Dawson Story" with plans to start lensing early next year.
Entertainment One has completed a co-development deal with Avi Lerner and Nu Image to develop and produce a TV series based on action film “Rambo.” Sylvester Stallone, who starred in the “Rambo” film…
At first blush, the roster of spoiler no-no's from exec producer Matthew Weiner accompanying the two-hour "Mad Men" premiere appeared so daunting that about all one could safely say is, "It's in…
Stanley Karnow, the award-winning author and journalist who wrote a definitive book about the Vietnam War, worked on an accompanying documentary and later won a Pulitzer for a history of the…
Foreign-lingo pix examine oppression in myriad ways
BEIJING -- The Vietnam War-themed drama "The Scent of Burning Grass," from director Nguyen Huu Muoi, is Vietnam's entry for the foreign language film Oscar.
Vet documentarian Carl Colby's ambitious, decades-spanning film about his CIA spymaster father delves deeply into historical events William Colby helped to shape, from his OSS days during WWII and…
Ken Burns is heading to war again.
Richard Friedenberg ("A River Runs Through It") has been tapped to adapt Vietnam War indie drama "The Don Dawson Story."