Allen Edwin Byers, founder and co-owner of Audio Rents Inc., a post-production audio rental company, died Dec. 16 of a stroke at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 72.
A quintessential tale of overindulged good times turning very bad, docu "Party Monster" chronicles in vivid terms the rise and steep fall of NYC nightlife "star" Michael Alig - who's currently…
Warner Bros. and Canal Plus announced Monday a five-year co-financing pact to produce and distribute four to six mainstream motion pictures per year through a newly-created film company that will be…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
A $49 million weekend for Fox's "Titanic" saw the unsinkable pic sail past its domestic tally to a foreign cume $366 million, while "Anastasia," "Flubber," "Starship Troopers" and "As Good As It…
The plight of gays in the U.S. military forces gets sympathetic but superficial dramatic treatment in DMW Greer's "Burning Blue," making its American premiere in L.A. after a London run a few years…
Warner Bros. and All-Girl Prods. have joined forces to option "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood," the Rebecca Wells novel published by HarperCollins.
Jack T. Collis, a production designer whose career in Hollywood spanned more than half a century, died Feb. 1 in Encino of natural causes. He was 75.
The most febrile, phantasmagorical Fellini tapestries have nothing on Djalma Limongi Batista's "Bocage, the Triumph of Love," unspooled to gasps of approval at Sundance's World Cinema program…
EXCLUSIVEWalt Disney Pictures, Caravan Pictures and DIC Entertainment have signed commercial helmer David Kellogg -- the director responsible for the American Express/Jerry Seinfeld ads -- to take…
German actor Ferdinand (Ferdy) Mayne, who appeared in numerous international film and TV productions since the 1940s, died Jan. 30 of Parkinson's Disease in London. He was 82.
Large in scale and ambitious, Katharina Otto's "Beautopia" is nonetheless a disappointingly rambling documentary about the international fashion industry that is neither insightful nor particularly…