If the neighborhood newsstand is a war zone, People magazine has been braving some heavy artillery fire. As an army of aggressive, celebrity-obsessed rivals including Us Weekly, Star and In Touch…
China's foremost actor and director, Jiang Wen has a reputation for being headstrong and independent. Now that he is off the Film Bureau's banned list, he is determined to use that independence to…
"United 93" has proved an unexpected hit in the Mideast. Pic opened to stellar business in the United Arab Emirates where it grossed close to $200,000 opening week, a particularly impressive figure…
Harsh reviews for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" surely won't hurt its box office, but they do reflect the perils of shooting two sequels back to back.
The Backlot: It's Tentpole Time in Hollywood, when the studios annually unfurl movies that supposedly are the coolest as well as the costliest.
As if Israeli film journos didn't have enough problems with the escalating political crisis in the country, they now have another obstacle to overcome: film distributors have barred them from preview…
Finally there's something to vie with conspicuous consumption in Hollywood: conspicuous giving. The practice may soon become part of every self-respecting celeb's routine, as common as getting botox…
Opening a chick flick without major male stars over the 4th of July weekend is not a move that's expected to create fireworks.
Disney is well on its way to plundering the biggest opening weekend ever. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" grossed a record breaking $55.5 million on Friday, according to studio estimates.
The elegiac performances of Richard Roundtree and Robert Forster and some nostalgic allusions to classic Western films and TV shows are the only points of interest in the aimless and undercooked…
A French woman visits her Kyrgyz lover's remote homeland in helmer Nurbek Egen's uneven but mildly diverting comedic drama "The Wedding Chest." Too emotionally shallow for the arthouse crowd and…