Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has concluded that Fox's live action/animation hybrid "Alvin and the Chipmunks," which comes out next week, doesn't qualify in the best animated feature…
Exodus Film Group has struck a unique vidgame licensing deal for its upcoming toon "Igor" that involves an established publisher and an outside financier.
Calling it the most important deal in the company's history, large format exhib Imax Corp. will install 100 Imax digital screens in AMC theaters in 33 top U.S. markets over the next three years.
Anne Hathaway has been set to star with Kate Hudson in "Bride Wars," and Gary Winick has signed to direct the romantic comedy for New Regency.
You could feel the magic of Hollywood, old and new, Wednesday night as the Variety Screening Series of 'Atonement' unspooled in L.A.
With few clear signs that the five-week writers strike will end soon, the WGA faces the daunting prospect that the majors will lose patience with the slow pace of negotiations and make a…
Decades ago, William Holden's disenchanted screenwriter in "Sunset Blvd." lamented, "Audiences don't know somebody sits down and writes a picture; they think the actors made it up as they went along."
Whether psychologists like it or not, movies have helped shape our view of the mentally ill.
Actors inhabit the lives of others; it's what they do. At their best -- Ben Kingsley as Gandhi, F. Murray Abraham as Salieri, Anne Bancroft as Annie Sullivan -- these performances acquire…
The Palm Spring Film Festival will honor Halle Berry with its Desert Palm Achievement Award. She will join fellow honoree Daniel Day-Lewis at the fest's annual gala on Jan. 5. Past Desert Palm…
O Canada, reliable exporter of industry talent since Hollywood cinema began, you've experienced a steep rise and fall at the Oscars, in acting categories specifically, with a deep drought in recent…