A former assistant to a top executive at Walt Disney Co. pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to commit securities fraud and wire fraud charges, admitting her role in the quest to sell secrets about…
Here's a test for the Tea Party movement. Longtime conservative Pat Boone's reps say he'll be hosting a Tea Party rally in Beverly Hills on Sunday. It sounds kind of like an oxymoron, but Boone's…
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Netflix co-founder and CEO Reed Hastings will be in Toronto on Wednesday to announce the details of the launch of Netflix in Canada.
Critics from across the British media spectrum, from the Financial Times to broadcasting mavens, have been putting more pressure on the U.K. government to investigate News Corp.'s proposed takeover…
The Senate fails to bring a Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell repeal to the floor. Aubrey Sarvis, executive director of the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, says, ""Today's Senate vote was a frustrating…
Apparently Democrats are fretting (what's new?) about all that can go wrong with Jon Stewart's Oct. 30 Rally to Restore Sanity. It's the weekend before the election, when get-out-the-vote efforts are…
Warner Bros. has revealed the latest chapter in how it wants to turn the DC comicbook brand into a major player for the studio, and the central plot involves packing up and moving much of the company…
Wild Bunch has nabbed French distribution rights to Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech."
David Fincher's "The Social Network" will open the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, the fest announced on Tuesday.
U.S. stage and screen helmer Ulu Grosbard and British author Patrick McGrath will be among jurors at the Rome Film Festival, where thesp/helmer Sergio Castellitto is replacing Giuseppe Tornatore as…
Luc Besson's production powerhouse EuropaCorp has boarded Akim Isker's "La Planque" (The Hideout), a crime caper produced by new Paris shingle Les Films Alakis.