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'Leftovers' Creator Tom Perrotta On How He and Damon Lindelof Made His Book Darker for HBO
It isn't often that a novelist gets to see his creative vision expand into an entire television series, and it's even less often when that novelist has a hand in creating that series. But Tom Perrotta...
NY Newspaper Under Fire for Calling President Obama the N-Word in Headline
A community newspaper in New York faced intense criticism Sunday for calling President Obama the N-word in a headline. The WestView News, a small paper that touts itself as “The Voice of the Wes...
‘Transformers’ China Box Office Outstrips U.S. as It Tops $400 Million Internationally
Paramount's “Transformers: Age of Extinction” continues to perform more strongly in China than in the United States. It brought in $50.9 million there this weekend, upping its box-offi...
Emmy Awards: Five Predictions You Can Take to the Bank
Here’s a safe prediction: The Emmy Award nominations will elicit plenty of disgruntlement, along the lines of “What? No nomination for [fill in name of your favorite show here]? Those Emmy voters ...
Chad Hartigan Talks Next Feature ‘Morris From America’ In Karlovy Vary
This time last year, Chad Hartigan hit Karlovy Vary midway through an extensive festival tour for his soph feature “This is Martin Bonner.”
‘Maleficent’ Ends Incredible Box-Office Reign of ‘Frozen’ in Japan
The remarkable 16-week run atop the box-office that “Frozen” has enjoyed in Japan has ended, and it took Angelina Jolie‘s “Maleficent” to do it. Disney's fantasy upd...
Box Office: ‘Transformers 4,’ ‘Tammy’ Top Dreadful July 4th Weekend
“Transformers: Age of Extinction” topped a Fourth of July holiday that let out a whimper at the box office instead of a bang. Overall, this holiday weekend topped out at approximately $130...
‘Transformers’ Tramples ‘Tammy’ as Holiday Box Office Tanks
Even in its second week, “Transformers: Age of Extinction” was way too much for Melissa McCarthy‘s comedy “Tammy” and two other wide openers at a feeble July 4 weekend bo...
Paul Apted, Sound Editor for ‘Fault in Our Stars,’ Dead at 47
Paul Apted, who worked as a sound editor on a string of films including “The Fault in Our Stars,” has died from complications of colon cancer, a close family friend confirmed to TheWrap. B...
TV Review: ‘Finding Carter’
What sounds like a highly provocative concept quickly devolves into a standard-issue, ABC Family-style soap in “Finding Carter,” a series whose protagonist is the right age for MTV, yet which feel...
Steve Golin on Movie Projects: ‘It’s Got to Be Something That I Feel Passionate About’
Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival will pay tribute this year to U.S. development, production and management company Anonymous Content, founded in 1999 by Steve Golin. The company’s portfolio includes...
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'Behaving Badly' Trailer: Selena Gomez Hits a Cop (Video)
Heather Graham, Elisabeth Shue and Nat Wolff co-star in the comedy, hitting theaters Aug. 1.read more
‘La Tirisia’: Tracing the Social Causes of Mexico’s Perpetual Sadness
It is no coincidence that when Brazil’s president Dirma Rousseff announced this week a 2014 $540 million federal financing package for film and TV in Brazil, one of the first measures she specified ...
Paul Apted, Sound Editor on ‘Fault in Our Stars,’ Dies at 47
Paul Apted, a sound editor and son of director Michael Apted, died Friday of colon cancer in Los Angeles.  He was 47. Paul Apted was a native of Manchester, England. His recent credits include “...
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'Opie and Anthony' Fans Lash Out at SiriusXM for Firing Host
Many of Anthony Cumia's supporters have threatened to cancel their subscriptions to the satellite radio service, while several well-known comedians have rallied behind the host after his racist tirade...
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Paul McCartney Returns to Stage After Hospitalization
"It's great to be back," said the artist, who put on a show of just under three hours with 38 songs.read more
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8 Sundance Movies Now On Screens
"Obvious Child," Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler’s rom-com parody "They Came Together" and the Roger Ebert documentary "Life Itself" are just some of the titles that debuted at the indie-film showcase in ...
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Louis Brown Jr., Nicole Brown Simpson's Father, Dies at 90
The World War II vet co-founded a charity in his late daughter's name to raise awareness of domestic violence.read more
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Jessica Simpson Marries Former NFL Player
The couple has been dating for four years and has two children together.read more
Mel Gibson on Hollywood, Independent Filmmaking, Sharks, Vikings and Gary Oldman
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Mel Gibson is at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, where he received the Crystal Globe for outstanding artistic contribution to world cinema. He also went on s...

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