After nearly four decades as Hollywood's leading man in Washington, Motion Picture Assn. of America chieftain Jack Valenti says he's proud he has simply survived this long at the cutthroat crossroads…
Wacky foods: a ShoWest staple when it comes to movie theater concession ideas, it's all in the twist. From hamburgers shaped like hot dogs to pizza-flavored pretzels, the ShoWest floor has been…
Djimon Hounsou really is living the American dream.
Although there is very little hard data related to cinema concessions, according to a Screen Digest study, popcorn keeps movie theaters in business.
After having played a Jewish skinhead and two teenage murderers, Ryan Gosling doesn't see himself as a star. As a child he had no desire to act, but at 13, he left his small Canadian hometown to…
Gwyneth Paltrow is on the phone from London, sounding very down-to-earth, whimsical even -- in sharp contrast to some of the more literary characters she has played, such as the suicidal writer…
Since her Oscar win for "Monster's Ball," Halle Berry hasn't exactly taken the heavy drama route. Instead, her career has been marked by ass-kicking women with names like Jinx, Storm and Patience…
With his films raking in more than $2.5 billion at the worldwide box office, it's clear that producer Lawrence Gordon has made his own breaks in showbiz.
In the hyphenated world of Hollywood, the annual ShoWest gathering fits right in: part trade show, part schmooze fest, part old-school red-carpet gala. The four-day Vegas confab of exhibs and…
Now that ShoWest is post-Oscar, when all is said and done, this year's show may end up getting a lot more press bang for its buck.
Even proponents of onscreen movie advertising say there are definite do's and don'ts for those interested in tapping into the burgeoning exhibition revenue stream.