With the deadline for a liberalized world trade accord just a week from today, European and American negotiators Tuesday remained deadlocked over entertainment industry issues but insisted a…
The Entertainment Industries Council, which has provided advice to the industry on the depiction of alcohol consumption, smoking and seat belt use, will soon address the issue of violence in the…
Charles W. Fries has again been elected chairman of the Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors, representing the 250-member industry organization.
In little over a year, producer Robert A. Kosberg and director John Lafia have turned the pitch "Jaws on paws" into more than $ 10 million at the box office in the form of the New Line/Roven-Cavallo…
The theatrical distribution company that released "A Brief History of Time" has run out of time. Triton Pictures issued a statement Tuesday confirming that it "will wind down its theatrical…
A screening of “Schindler's List” Thursday at the Cineplex Odeon in Century City benefits the Oskar Schindler Humanities Foundation and the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Steven Spielberg and pic stars are…
As L.A. awaits the imminent opening of his new musical based on a classic Hollywood film, Andrew Lloyd Webber said Tuesday he is setting out to become a movie mogul himself.
Gifted actor Stephen Dorff should not be wasted in films like "Rescue Me," a dull, formulaic coming-of-age saga that masquerades as an adventure actioner. Theatrical release is just a warm-up en…
Don Ameche, the suave leading man of Hollywood's golden age who enjoyed a second burst of popularity in his later years -- capped by a supporting actor Oscar for "Cocoon"-- died of prostate cancer…
The free-floating world of the N.Y. session musician forms a richly textured background to Michael Elias' directorial bow, "Lush Life," a moving celebration of friendship and the joy of musicmaking.