"War of the Worlds" works as one of the most entertaining and effective pieces of filmmaking Steven Spielberg has directed in years, the ghastly flipside to more optimistic pictures such as "E.T."…
One comes away from Warner Home Video's two-disc special edition of the 1933 RKO "King Kong" with a new appreciation for the filmmakers' achievement. Technically, they were inventing the wheel as…
The fired-up WGA may have Hollywood sweating over a possible strike in 2007, but it's still got time for creative writing -- at least in service of its recent campaign for a cut of product-placement…
It was supposed to change the media world. But as online mag Salon celebrated it 10th anni last week at Gotham's Crobar, it seemed more like the world had changed it.
If testimonials from below-the-line laborers, assertions by government officials that it supports terrorism, and the threat of six-figure lawsuits haven't done the trick, the MPAA last week unleashed…
Technology is changing the nature of the TV business. Will network affiliates be left twisting in the wind? The network-affiliate relationship has always been fraught with some tension as the balance…
NBC Universal has inked a deal with P2P service Peer Impact to allow users to rent film and TV titles such as "The Bourne Identity" and "Jerry Springer: Uncensored" online.
After scoring with "Chicken Little" on 79 digital 3-D screens, Disney is taking the technology wide for its next CGI toon, "Meet the Robinsons," in December 2006.
"Chicken Little," "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride" and "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" are among the 10 films deemed eligible by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to compete…
Proving that where there's smoke there's usually plenty of publicity, attorneys general from 32 states have signed on to a letter urging the major studios to affix antismoking public-service…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar