With Universal Pictures' co-financing deal with the Warner Bros. Pictures-owned Castle Rock Entertainment expiring by year's end, Warners is in advanced talks with Spanish powerhouse telco Telefonica…
Corny and melodramatic as it is, "The Patriot" still manages to do something few films have done --- to tell a story of the American Revolutionary War that has some emotional pull and isn't stuffy…
Congratulations, you found us," Magnetic Field's leader Stephin Merritt deadpanned to the crowd overflowing the El Rey Theater. Originally conceived as a two-night stand at the Knitting Factory where…
Seyton/A Porter Peter Gerety
Rupert Murdoch's general-entertainment cable networks FX and Fox Family Channel have jointly engineered their biggest theatrical-movie buy ever, ponying up about $120 million to purchase 54 pictures…
In the new golden age of media mergers, another 800-pound gorilla is about to be unleashed. And this one speaks French.
A producer who claims that French filmmaker Luc Besson stole her research and script for his 1999 Joan of Arc movie "The Messenger" has settled out of court with him, her lawyer said Thursday.
Boys will be boys, girls will be girls, and "Boys and Girls" will soon be forgotten. As generic as its title, pic joins a seemingly endless stream of undistinguished, middling and amazingly tepid…