It took Ralph Ellison four decades to pen "Juneteenth," the follow-up to his classic novel "Invisible Man," but it took just two months for it to shape up into an impressive film package.
Universal has pushed back the opening of Imagine Entertainment's Steve Martin-Eddie Murphy starrer "Bowfinger" to Aug. 27 from July 30, to put some breathing room between its three late-summer…
Martin Scorsese is eyeing the chance to direct Liv Tyler in a biopic of Bettie Page, the country's first kinky pinup girl. The director and star have been enmeshed in talks for several months trying…
When the California Assembly's Appropriations Committee begins consideration today of two bills that would provide incentives for film and TV production in the state, legislators will have at hand a…
Virgin Cinemas Japan plans to open two multiplexes in Japan by the end of the year, including a suburban Tokyo plex. The operation bowed in April with the opening of a 14-screen theater.
Gearing up for their third outing, in August, organizers of the Hollywood Film Festival on Tuesday revealed their nominees for actor and actress of the year, and unveiled other plans for the event.
The sleepy spring B.O. overseas finally sprang to life over the weekend, powered by the world preem of "Notting Hill," the first international engagements for "EDtv" and the continued rollouts of…
In what might be Oscar's swan song performance in downtown Los Angeles, the 1999 Academy Awards will be presented at the Shrine Auditorium Sunday, March 26, 2000.
Chester L. Migden, a former executive director of the Screen Actors Guild who helped devise the principle of paying actors residuals for television reruns, died Sunday after a heart attack. He was 78…
NEW YORK — VH1 has signed Amy Jo Johnson, Michelle Phillips, Frederick Forrest, Kelli Williams and Adam Ant to star in “Sweetwater,” the music cabler’s first telefilm to go into production. The…
On Monday, Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox received the best box office news since the boffo opening day of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace": The pic's final Sunday gross of $21.9 was…