Directors love giving advice to colleagues. The five finalists for the DGA's top feature award dispensed nuggets of wisdom Saturday morning to a capacity crowd at the guild's 14th annual three-hour…
In the final deal of the 2005 edition, Focus nabbed rights to Rian Johnson's "Brick."
Spike TV president Albie Hecht announced Sunday he is ankling his post as head of the men's cabler. While Hecht is credited with bringing in solid performer "MXC: Most Extreme Elimination Challenge"…
Oscar attention has paid immediate dividends for "The Aviator" and "Sideways," and a riotous preem in the U.K. enabled "Meet the Fockers" to grab the mantle of top-grossing title over the weekend.
Is Carrie Bradshaw's obsession with Manolo Blahnik shoes product placement? Does fashion drive the characters on "Desperate Housewives," or is it the other way around?
Memphis proved to be the lucky charm at the Sundance Film Festival this year, as the winners of the top awards both were filmed in the Tennessee music capital.
Showtime has made a colorful, high-energy diversion from legit tuner "Reefer Madness," which in turn was based on the 1936 camp-classic film a million college kids lit up to in the '60s and '70s…
Becker Films Intl. has nabbed global rights to docu "Voices of Iraq," which it will introduce to buyers at next month's European Film Market in Berlin. The pic was culled from more than 450 hours of…
A ratings accreditation organization, which includes large media companies and advertisers, is seeking federal help in making ratings giant Nielsen Media Research comply with audits.
Parents, and not government agencies, have the primary responsibility for protecting children from indecent material on television and radio, President Bush said in an interview broadcast Sunday…
A week after Jay Leno registered boffo ratings for his Johnny Carson tribute, David Letterman is honoring the former king of latenight.