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...
Long-Awaited 'Serena' with Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper Selected for BFI London Film Festival
This morning, it was announced that the London Film Festival will screen the long-awaited "Serena," starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. The film was shot in 2012 and has drawn buz...
From Oscars to Underdogs, Telluride Sets the Stage for the Fall
"What is the point of the Telluride Film Festival?" asked a colleague over dinner in the Colorado Rockies last weekend. It's an understandable question about a festival that combines sever...
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Syfy Greenlights 'Childhood's End' Miniseries
The six-hour effort, first put in development in April 2013, is based on the Arthur C. Clarke novelread more
‘Duck Dynasty’ Dad Phil Robertson on Radical Islam: ‘Convert Them or Kill Them’
Phil Robertson is saying things again. The “Duck Dynasty” patriarch, who was briefly suspended by A&E for his comments about homosexuality and race last year, appeared on Fox News̵...
Manhattan Theater Club Sets Lisa D’Amour’s ‘Airline Highway’ for Broadway
Manhattan Theater Club, the New York nonprofit theater company, will round out its Broadway season with “Airline Highway,” the new play by Lisa D’Amour (“Detroit”) that w...
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Choice Hotels Picks New Agencies
Choice Hotels has selected the New York office of McCann Erickson as the brand's new lead creative agency and sister shop MRM//McCann for digital and customer relationship marketing efforts. Me...
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'Dexter's' Jennifer Carpenter to Star in USA's 'Stanistan'
It's a drama set in the Middle Eastread more