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The 11 Indies to Watch on VOD This August
"Are You Here" (Aug 22) Though his work on television has been heavy on emotional drama, acclaimed "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner turns to comedy in his feature film ...
Director Tracy Droz Tragos Compares Sundance-Winning 'Rich Hill' with 'Boyhood'
During a recent chat with Indiewire, Droz Tragos acknowledged the similarities, saying that "Boyhood," one of her favorite films of the year, "is such a deep examination of family and f...
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Twitter's Video Ads Doubled Consumer Engagement for Bike Brand
Specialized Bicycling Components had a terrific close to July. Last weekend, Italian cyclist Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France while riding one of the company's 22-speeds, and then sales ac...
‘Game of Thrones’ Star Kit Harington Goes Off to War in First ‘Testament of Youth’ Trailer (Video)
A generation is lost to war in the first trailer for “A Testament of Youth,” based on the memoirs of pacifist Vera Brittain. Swedish actress Alicia Vikander plays Brittain in the movies, w...
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Universal Sets 'Clifford the Big Red Dog' Release for April 2016
Deborah Forte is set to produce the live-action and animated 3D comedy. read more
AOL Studios Chief Gabriel Lewis Exits, Nate Hayden Tapped to Run Originals (Exclusive)
AOL named Nate Hayden VP of originals and branded entertainment, following the departure of AOL Studios head Gabriel Lewis earlier this summer. “Gabe (Lewis) has left to pursue other opportunit...
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Marvel Releases 'A Look Back,' Teases Josh Brolin's Thanos (Video)
The video, created for last weekend's San Diego Comic-Con, summarizes the first six years of Marvel's movies and introduces the bad guy who will plague The Avengers in the future. read more
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Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer Leaps Past Les Moonves Among Highest-Paid Media CEOs
UPDATED: Lionsgate revealed Friday that its CEO earned $66.3 million in fiscal 2014, $2.7 million more than was previously disclosed, and more than the $65.6 million earned by the CBS CEO.read more ...
‘Guardians of the Galaxy': Rocket Raccoon Could Be Marvel's Money Maker
Chris Pratt may get first billing as Peter Quill/Star-Lord in this weekend's “Guardians of the Galaxy,” but when it comes down to the bottom line, the sci-fi adventure's MVP may ju...
Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Explodes Friday for $90 Million Opening
Summer box office is receiving a much-needed boost, thanks to a boffo opening by Marvel-Disney’s “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Early Friday afternoon estimates placed the new superhero ...
Kerry Washington Joined High School Singing Group Because Gwyneth Paltrow Was President (Video)
A teenage Kerry Washington was a Gwyneth Paltrow groupie. The “Scandal” star appeared on Thursday's “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on ABC and revealed that she followed in the actress...
Fox Signs ‘Planet of Apes’ Director Matt Reeves to Overall Deal
Twentieth Century Fox has closed a three-year overall production deal with “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” director Matt Reeves. The studio made the announcement Friday, noting that the f...
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Battle: Sides Aim For Deals By Sunday
The ticking clock is adding urgency to the negotiations of new contracts for the five key stars of “The Big Bang Theory,” with sources suggesting that the constituencies are bracing for a ...
Cartoon Network to Run Fan-Submitted Video Clips on TV
Cartoon Network is giving viewers a shot at appearing on TV, via a new app that lets them record videos of themselves reciting catchphrases from the cabler’s shows and interacting virtually with...
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'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Director Inks Overall Deal at Twentieth Century Fox
The helmer's sci-fi sequel has grossed more than $370 million worldwide so far in its release.read more
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'Parenthood' Brings Betsy Brandt Back for Final Season
She'll reprise her role as Hank's ex-wife, Sandy, and recur on the Jason Katims drama. read more
Clifford The Big Red Dog Fetches 2016 Release Date
Universal has dated its “Clifford The Big Red Dog” movie for April 8, 2016. The story of the 25-foot-tall dog will be a live-action/animated 3D comedy-adventure. Scholastic Media’s Debor...
Jody Gerson Named Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Publishing Group
Jody Gerson has been named chairman and chief executive officer of Universal Music Publishing Group. The appointment is effective Jan. 1, 2015. Gerson, who currently serves as Co-President of Sony/ATV...
Fox Signs ‘Apes’ Director Matt Reeves to Overall Deal
Twentieth Century Fox is going into the Matt Reeves business for the long haul, signing the “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” director to an overall deal at the studio. “We are thrill...
Watch: Comedian Dave Attell is a Bogus School Photographer in New Thundershorts Clips
Need a good Friday laugh? Luckily, Thundershorts is here to bring the funny with all new episodes of its original short-form comedy series'. Check out a compilation of all of this week's new clips bel...

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