In the early days of cinematography -- when black-and-white movies reigned -- a thorny problem developed that threatened the quality of the budding art form. It was called "static."
Appropriate advice from a man who ushered in a new era of cinematography while lighting history's most widely seen motion picture images: Adapt and survive.
United Intl. Pictures, the foreign distribution arm of Paramount, Universal and MGM/UA, has reacted furiously to Tuesday's call by European audiovisual commissioner Joao de Deus Pinheiro for the…
The visual impact of the great cinematic moments in film history remain indelibly imprinted on people's minds. If you've seen the films, you can virtually close your eyes and see the scenes from your…
"Schindler's List," a contender for 12 Oscars, has been nominated for 13 awards by the British Academy of Film & Television Arts, including best picture and an acting nom for Liam Neeson.
Croatian viewers have found the film moving, in part because it was lensed in ruined churches and on real battlefields, with gunfire heard from the set. The problem for other filmgoers will be in…
"Fear of a Black Hat," one of the most talked-about indie projects that's yet to be released, was picked up for domestic distribution by Samuel Goldwyn Co.
An Australian production company aims to raise $ A12.2 million ($ 8.5 million) from the public to fund low-budget films geared for local and overseas TV and homevid.
This well-paced, cleverly written and quite diabolical thriller is director John Dahl's classy follow-up to last year's generally well-received "Red Rock West." Linda Fiorentino toplines as one of…
Gary Oldman is close to signing to star as Beethoven in "The Immortal Beloved," to be produced by Mel Gibson, Bruce Davey and their Icon Prods.
A brouhaha is brewing at the upcoming Location Expo, with the city of Los Angeles deciding to set up its display in a 30-by-30-foot tent outside the Expo after it failed to get proper space within…