Two great Bay Area musical institutions --- Metallica and the San Francisco Symphony --- collided in a most unusual two-night stand, the results coming off better suited to MTV's "Celebrity Death…
Ingmar Bergman's latest script, "The Faithless," is to start shooting in August, with Bergman's longstanding collaborator Liv Ullmann directing.
Charles Fuller, who won a Pulitzer Prize for drama for grappling with the moral complexities of "A Soldier's Play" (which was turned into the Oscar-nominated "A Soldier's Story" in 1984), contributes…
Snaring an opportunity to show off their pipes, Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman are set to star in Baz Luhrmann's next film, "Moulin Rouge," a musical set in 1899, for 20th Century Fox.
Stateside interest in all things Irish (the McCourt brothers' memoirs, National Book Award winner "Charming Billy," the Fox Searchlight hit "Waking Ned Devine," even the much-mocked "Riverdance")…
Fox 2000 has paid a low six figure sum for 22-year-old Yonatan Berkovits' comedy spec "Good God" for David Friendly to produce.
Are Oscar tickets really "not for sale" and "non-transferable?" At least that's what a California judge has ruled. California Superior Court judge David Horowitz has ruled in favor of the Academy of…
Angelina Jolie is in final negotiations to star as a femme fatale in "Dancing in the Dark" for Warner Bros. and Steven Reuther's Bel Air Entertainment.
Charles "Buddy" Rogers, the affable actor in the first best picture Oscar winner "Wings," along with many musical comedies, died Wednesday at age 94.
Eminent Chinese director Zhang Yimou was engaging in some major face-saving when he announced Tuesday that he had "decided to withdraw" his two new films from the Cannes Film Festival. In fact, it…