After venturing forth from paradise to traverse Middle-earth last year, Frodo & Co. push closer to hell in "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers." The middle section of director Peter Jackson's…
Novelist and screenwriter John Fusco is horsing around with Universal Pictures-based producer Casey Silver once more. Fusco, who just penned "Hidalgo" for Silver and Walt Disney Pictures, will now…
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With movie attendance strong and the exhibition industry newly revitalized, AMC Entertainment said Thursday that it plans a major makeover of its prime AMC Century 14 multiplex. Proposal aims to…
Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman have made a deal with Imax to mount "Magnificent Desolation," a 3-D documentary that aspires to give moviegoers the feeling of what it was like to visit…
It's probably just as well that director Roman Polanski didn't attend Wednesday's L.A. benefit preem of "The Pianist" at the Loews Cineplex Century Plaza: The sound system in the main theater broke…
Warner Bros. hopes to prove that conventional wisdom is occasionally not so wise as it unspools the high-profile sequel "Analyze That" this weekend. Most distribs avoid the weekend after Thanksgiving…
FROM TURKEY TO MURKY Last year the total weekend B.O. following the Thanksgiving holiday frame posted its smallest drop since 1998. This weekend’s lone wide release is WB’s "Analyze That."…
Blockbuster has become the exclusive presenting sponsor of LivePlanet and Miramax Films' Project Greenlight, an annual search for a budding independent filmmaker.
The romantic movie "Brown Sugar" received a leading eight nominations Thursday for the NAACP Image Awards.
Paramount Pictures will donate proceeds from the premiere of "The Wild Thornberrys Movie" to the World Wildlife Federation.