The music and personality, if not the sources of inspiration, of one of this century's most eclectic jazz composers are comprehensively nailed in "Charles Mingus: Triumph of the Underdog." Liberally…
Elizabeth Pena has inked opposite Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker for New Line Cinema's "Rush Hour," sources said Friday.
Fox Family Films bested several bidders in a feeding frenzy for remake rights to "Piranha," the 1978 film scripted by John Sayles and directed by Joe Dante.
Gen-X novelist Ray Loriga makes his helming debut with "My Brother's Gun," a languid Hispanic reprise of pics such as "Kalifornia" and "Natural Born Killers." Though this is the best Spanish youth…
George Clooney has gone south on "Wild Wild West," the Warner Bros. feature adaptation of the television series about Secret Service agents working undercover in the Old West, according to sources…
Warner Bros. and Polygram Filmed Entertainment are in advanced discussions to jointly finance Castle Rock Entertainment's production and marketing costs for as many as five features through a…
"Air Force One" posted BVI's biggest bow ever in Japan, bombarding $4.7 million from 176 screens in a No. 1 spot preem, helping the Harrison Ford starrer to reach a $105.8 million cume.
Norwegian producers have asked the country's new government to increase spending on film and TV production and to require state broadcaster NRK to commission 25% of its total production from the…
There was stunned sadness in the entertainment community Wednesday as Hollywood struggled to come to grips with the death of Brandon Tartikoff of Hodgkin's disease, at 48.
More than 1,000 applicants have already piled up for the Actors Studio's three-year Masters of Fine Arts program for the 1998 term beginning in September at New York's esteemed New School for Social…
Lighting up a cigarette onscreen always seemed like a cool thing to do. It gave actors dimension, a tool for expressing angst --- or at least something to do with their hands.