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Joan Rivers Moved From Intensive Care to Private Room
The comedian's daughter offered a brief statement on Wednesday
J.K. Simmons on Playing a ‘Real’ Villain in ‘Whiplash’
Though he’s appeared in more than 50 movies and several hit TV shows, J.K. Simmons is perhaps still best known as the deadpan professor in Farmer’s Insurance commercials. “It’s...
Hollywood Film Awards Set to Air Nov. 14 on CBS
Look out Golden Globes: CBS has set Friday, Nov. 14 as the date for the first televised edition of the Hollywood Film Awards. The Eye is hoping to rake in strong demographic ratings by attracting Osca...
Directors Like ‘Whiplash’s’ Damien Chazelle Drum Up Attention With Short Films
Like the intensely single-minded drummer Miles Teller plays in “Whiplash,” its writer-director, Damien Chazelle, did not arrive on the world stage unprepared. In fact, exactly one year before his ...
Bento Box Recognized for Helping Keep Animation Jobs in U.S.
The outsourcing of jobs to lower-cost Asian studios has long plagued America’s shrinking animation industry, but at least one company, Bento Box Entertainment, has done its part to keep work in the ...
Georgia, Louisiana May Benefit From End of North Carolina’s Production Tax Credits in 2015
The sun may be setting soon on North Carolina as a site for movie and TV production. But its loss will likely be Georgia’s and Louisiana’s gain. On Aug. 20, North Carolina lawmakers decided to rep...
Gulf Film Expands Into High-End Theater With Novo Cinemas
Thanks primarily to Gulf Film, many locals’ Arabian nights out now include dinner and a deluxe movie experience. Gulf Film, which has screens in nearly every Middle Eastern country and is slowly bui...
Gulf Film at 25: Distributor Grows Movie Business in the Persian Gulf
The Persian Gulf, where film distributor Gulf Film holds the lion’s share of the cinema market, looks radically different today than it did when the company launched 25 years ago. The staggering gro...
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Toronto: Shawn Levy on His Jason Bateman-Tina Fey Dramedy, Entering R-Rated Territory and Robin Williams' Death
The director is hitting the festival with 'This Is Where I Leave You' and has the third 'Night at the Museum' out in Decemberread more
CBS to Air The Hollywood Film Awards in November
The Hollywood Film Awards will make their live television debut in November. The awards show will be broadcast for the first time on Friday, Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. ET (with a delay for PT), with the red-ca...
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In Defense of Disney's Opposition to the Deadmau5 Trademark
It all comes down to stupidityread more
Joan Rivers Moved Out of Intensive Care, Into Private Room
Joan Rivers has moved into a private room and is “comfortable,” daughter Melissa Rivers said in a brief statement Wednesday. “My mother has been moved out of intensive care and into ...
TIFF: The 12 Films With The Most Oscar Potential at This Year's Festival
"Foxcatcher" Originally slated to open last fall, Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher" seems poised to be a frontrunner in this year's race after a stellar run at this year...
Forest Whitaker's JuntoBox Films Holds Open Online Auditions for ‘The Driver’ (Exclusive)
JuntoBox Films, a collaborative film studio co-chaired by Forest Whitaker, announced an online open casting call for the leads in the new film “The Driver,” about a boxer who takes a dange...
Miramax Acquires Elderly Sherlock Tale ‘Mr. Holmes,’ Starring Ian McKellen and Laura Linney
Sherlock Holmes is enjoying quite a resurgence, and not just the younger version of the deliberative detective: Miramax has acquired all U.S. distribution rights to “Mr. Holmes,” which ima...
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Nerdist Unveils Fall Programming Lineup
The Chris Hardwick-led digital network is growing upread more
Dwayne Johnson Reveals He's Playing Black Adam in ‘Shazam’ Movie
DC Comics fans have been eagerly waiting to find out whether Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is playing superhero Shazam or supervillain Black Adam, and the action star has finally given them an...
Watch: 'Game of Thrones' Goes Saul Bass In Retro Title Sequence
"Game of Thrones," of course, already has a pretty solid (award-winning!) title sequence. But it's a pleasure to see an internet artist sculpt something new out of the show's success. Ignore...
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Bill Condon's 'Mr. Holmes' Lands U.S. Home With Miramax, Roadside
The Sherlock Holmes tale stars Ian McKellan and Laura Linneyread more
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Top 10 Web Series Videos: Clips for Kids Top the Charts on Back to School Week
YouTube videos aimed at the young audience seem to be striking a chord. This week, five videos targeted toward the preschool crowd—four of which are over 35 minutes long—were among the m...

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