Things aren't quite as far on as some predicted six months ago, but China's digital cinema industry is still the second biggest in the world. In the space of one year, a country that remains…
It's been a quarter century since Christopher Walken won an Oscar for his supporting role as Nick, the Russian Roulette-playing Vietnam vet in "The Deer Hunter."
While exhibitors generally agree that digitally produced films will look best on their new digital screens, filmmakers have grappled for several years now with a future in which they won't really be…
It seems that LL Cool J may make something of his life yet. Of course, at times, the three-time Grammy winner, hip-hop pioneer, Eminem mentor and now ShoWest male star of tomorrow finds the…
There may be light at the end of the engineering tunnel. That's the simple update assembled exhibs will get at ShoWest 2003 from a consortium of Hollywood studios working on tech standards for…
In Emily Mann's production of William Shakespeare's final glory, "The Tempest," at Princeton's McCarter Theater Center, a metamorphosis has taken place. Despite a novel gender change, Mann's…
Texas Instruments unveiled at ShoWest a set of computer chips for digital theater projectors with far-higher resolution than those in current TI-based DLP systems used in about 85 theaters across the…
A year after its acclaimed celebration of Stephen Sondheim, the Kennedy Center confirmed it will showcase the talents of Tennessee Williams as part of its 2003-04 theater season.
Fox Searchlight's product reel and luncheon Tuesday at ShoWest willfully blurred the line between arthouse and megaplex. The series of trailers, which followed a well-received full screening of Jim…
Now that 1960s war protesters are popping Propecia, it's only fitting that some legit producers resprout "Hair."