Japan's all-time box office champ "Princess Mononoke" won the Japanese Academy Award for best picture of 1997, becoming the first animated film to get the nod.
At 75, Milt Jackson is older than Union Station (1934-39), a National Historic Site in whose vast Spanish Baroque-styled ticket hall the vibraphonist fielded a quartet on a lazy Sunday afternoon. But…
Nastassja Kinski has inked for leads in two major indie pics: opposite Dan Aykroyd in Kushner-Locke's "Susan's Plan" and alongside Ralph Fiennes in Alliance's "Sunshine," sources said Monday.
Link Wray, the man who played rock's first important D chord way back in '58, immediately signaled his no-holds-barred approach to unbridled instrumental rock at the House of Blues.
Touchstone Pictures has picked up feature rights to John Christopher's sci-fi book series "The Tripods Trilogy" for producers Jane Hamsher and Don Murphy, the studio confirmed Friday.
Japanese cinema's first screwball comedy, "Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald" is a total, joyous delight.
Looking to further exploit that zany wedding motif, New Line Cinema has optioned Steve Cohen and Jennifer Love Hewitt's pitch "Cupid's Love" for "Party of Five" lead Hewitt to star in and exec…
Fox Searchlight has extended its Simon Beaufoy franchise by picking up "Among Giants," the latest film from the "Full Monty" scripter, for distribution in North America, the U.K. and Australia.
The life of one of the century's towering creative figures, U.S. architect Frank Lloyd Wright, receives appropriately grand and probing treatment in this utterly absorbing study.
Creative differences have taken another casualty in Hollywood. Weeks before Fox's big-budget Sean Connery starrer "Entrapment" was to have begun production, director Antoine Fuqua has ankled the pic…