"Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa" is the rare animated sequel that reps a notable improvement on its predecessor in every department.
John Daly, the British-born producer of 13 Oscar-winning movies including "Platoon" and "The Last Emperor" who helped launch the careers of many top directors and actors, has died. He was 71.
MSNBC Films and Submarine Entertainment have finalized a North American television deal for Dana Nachman and Don Hardy's "Witch Hunt," narrated and exec produced by Sean Penn.
Halloween scared off moviegoers yesterday with many holdovers seeing steep drops and wide entries posting soft openings. Nonetheless, some holiday auds shelled out $3.1 million for Lionsgate's "Saw…
Bondpic "Quantum of Solace" got off to a lightning start on home turf Friday, taking $8 million (£4.94 million) on its first day at U.K. wickets.
Heather Croall has galvanized the Sheffield Intl. Documentary Festival with a jolt of Antipodean energy. The Sheffield Doc/Fest, as it's known for short, was already well established as a key confab…
Few films sum up the can-do ethos of the Sheffield Intl. Documentary Festival better than "The English Surgeon," the award-winning pic about a Brit neurosurgeon working in makeshift conditions in the…
Leicester Square was positively shaken and stirred Oct. 29 by the appearance of not only 007 Daniel Craig but also the princes William and Harry at the world premiere of the latest Bond pic "Quantum…
When Toshiba finally gave up on the HD DVD format earlier this year, many in Hollywood breathed a sigh of relief. With a distracting format war out of the way, they figured, there would be nothing to…
It's easy to parody the contempo art scene, but extremely difficult to do it well. "The Artist" not only rises to the challenge but sets the bar high for anyone wanting to cover similar material. ir…
John Barry turns 75 today. The composer of "Out of Africa," "Dances With Wolves," "Born Free," "Midnight Cowboy" and "The Lion in Winter" -- as well as such iconic James Bond themes as "Goldfinger,"…