Saturday, January 24, 2015
DreamWorks Animation said Thursday it is reducing the number of films it produces each year from three to two and cutting 500 jobs as it tries to improve its profitability.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Clint Eastwood's hit film “American Sniper” has reignited a bitter debate about the U.S. invasion of Iraq and one of its most famous warriors, with conservatives hailing the movie as a long overdue tribute to veterans.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Just as Hollywood's awards season heats up, half the town takes off for a snowy getaway to Park City, Utah, for the Sundance Film Festival.
Kenya Barris, creator of ABC's “black-ish,” was motivated to write the comedy about an African-American family's efforts to honor its heritage in part by the unreality of what he grew up watching on television.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The film “Kano,” which tells the story of a Taiwanese baseball team's incredible run at a Japanese high school tournament in the 1930s, is set to hit theaters in Japan on Jan. 24.
Coming of age film “Boyhood” scooped three prizes at the London Critics' Circle awards on Sunday, bolstering the real-time drama, nominated for six Academy Awards at next month's Oscars.
Alan Hirschfield, a former entertainment executive who helped make the 1970s movies “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” and “Taxi Driver,” has died. He was 79.
Clint Eastwood's “American Sniper” blasted into first place with a massive US$90.2 million take, blowing away the competition at the American box office, industry estimates said Sunday.
Monday, January 19, 2015
Egyptian actress Faten Hamama, an Arab film icon and Omar Sharif's former wife, died Saturday at the age of 83, their son Tarek Sharif told AFP.