The French shocker "Baise Moi" made censorship history last week, as France's film classification board allowed the pic to been seen in cinemas -- a year after it first hit theaters.
It must have taken nerves of steel for Sony Pictures topper Amy Pascal to put 20-something video ace McG in the director's chair of "Charlie's Angels."
On the heels of producing Warner Bros. Pictures' "Cats and Dogs," Warren Zide and Craig Perry's Zide/Perry Entertainment has lined up its next two productions: "Ain't Nobody Like the One I Got,"…
Television ads for upcoming Universal comedy "American Pie 2" point to an intriguing wrinkle in newly tightened guidelines for the marketing of R-rated films.
Kids and their parents have had the opportunity to supersize their moviegoing experience in L.A. for years. At Disney's ornate El Capitan (operated by Pacific Theaters), VIP tickets include popcorn…
After 50 years at the William Morris Agency, film agent Leonard Hirshan is leaving to form the Los Angeles-based Leonard Hirshan Management, where he will serve as the exclusive rep of longtime…
Innovations in the exhibition industry often arrive in America from distant lands, but the latest emigre hasn't traveled by steerage. Newly washed up on the nation's Left Coast is something called…
The community turned out for Outfest's seventh annual Outies awards Sunday night as Sandhi Simcha Dubowski's doc on gay Orthodox Jews, "Trembling Before G-d," received the grand jury award for docu…
Tom Hanks, docu filmmaker Freida Lee Mock, helmer Curtis Hanson and producer Mark Johnson have been elected to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors. Nine incumbent members…
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