Talkshow host Oprah Winfrey made a surprise appearance at the opening of a cinema complex aimed at black empowerment in South Africa last week.
Trying to declare the winner of the 2000 B.O. market share race is a bit like calling a winner of Florida on election night. But with 98% of precincts reporting and only the tame New Year's frame…
Jodie Foster has withdrawn "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys" from Sundance, forcing the festival to shuffle its premiere lineup. A production of Foster and Meg LeFauve's Egg Pictures, "Dangerous…
Here's the most telling factoid about European box office circa 2000: Warner Bros.' hoary chiller "The Exorcist" scared up more money in Italy than any single local title. Why is that meaningful…
Director Hironobu Sakaguchi plans to begin production on a second film based on the videogame franchise "Final Fantasy" immediately upon completion of "Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within" next year…
20th Century Fox tossed "Cast Away" into a crowded holiday marketplace and the Tom Hanks starrer netted a prize $40.5 million for the four-day Christmas weekend.
Barely arriving in megaplexes before its self-imposed expiration date, "Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000" plays like a throwback to the golden era of '50s B-movies, when outfits like American-Intl…
France has nine remaining Imax screens and will soon open a 10th in Paris Disney Village. A story Monday about the closing of one venue, the Imax Dome in Paris, understated the number of screens in…
Geoffrey Rush's reaction to his Golden Globe best actor nomination with a tongue-in-cheek statement, "As the Marquis might say or perhaps a Hollywood mogul, this can only be good for better…
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. tallied up which studios got the most Golden Globe nominations, but even the studios were confused by the conclusions.
Pedro Almodovar, Europe's highest-grossing non-English-lingo auteur, has set his next project -- the semi-autobiographical "La Mala Educacion" ("Bad Education").