This year's Venice Intl. Film Festival is in disarray after the board of Italy's Biennale, the arts council that controls the fest, stepped down Thursday, four months before the end of its term.
A week to the day after producer Mark Canton arrived as chairman and CEO of Artists Production Group, Cathy Schulman is negotiating to ankle her post as APG's prexy.
Insiders suggest Warner Bros. and Paramount are suddenly much less optimistic they'll be able to sell off most of Mann Theatres to Jeff Lewine, after the Pittsburgh-based businessman hit 11th-hour…
Robert Moog, who invented the Moog synthesizer in 1965, and Apple Computer, which has revolutionized the use of computers in recording studios, will receive the Technical Grammy awards this year.
An affectionate but aptly complex view of one of our epoch's great philosophers, Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering Kofman's "Derrida" captures the French father of Deconstructionism in both intellectual and…
The Shrine Auditorium will play host on March 16 to the re-release bow of Universal/Amblin's "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial."
Glen and Les Charles, the team of brothers that has won eight Emmys for writing and producing sitcoms, have been tapped to receive the Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television from the Writers…
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The Producers Guild of America has tapped New Line's "I Am Sam" to receive its inaugural Stanley Kramer Award.
The Writers Guild of America East will honor HBO Films prexy Colin Callender, and scribes Donald E. Westlake and Stephen Schiff at its 54th annual awards ceremony.
The Super Bowl may be a bonanza for television, but the hype typically puts a damper on moviegoing.