Saturday, September 19, 2015
Will blood-splattered fantasy epic "Game of Thrones" finally take home top television honors, or will voters instead offer sentimental favorite "Mad Men" and its retro-cool advertising execs a golden send-off?
"London Fields" was pulled Thursday from the Toronto International Film Festival after the director sued the producers, saying they altered the movie and added offensive imagery about Islam and the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
If we look to television for more than entertainment -- and let's face it, we do -- then Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony will have something for everyone.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Bryan Cranston looks no less gobsmacked the morning after Hellen Mirren, at the Toronto International Film Festival premiere of their film "Trumbo," called him "one of the greatest living American actors."
Universal Studios has signed a deal with a mainland Chinese state-owned consortium to build a Hollywood theme park in Beijing to open in 2019, state media reported Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Country music star Hank Williams and jazz trumpeter Chet Baker biopics, as well as a new Keith Richards documentary headlined at the Toronto film festival Sunday.
Monday, September 14, 2015
Actor Tom Cruise flew in a helicopter across the Colombian Andes just 10 minutes before a small plane on the same dangerous flight path crashed into a jungled mountain, killing two crew members from his upcoming movie, civil aviation authorities said.
Venezuelan director Lorenzo Vigas' Caracas-set drama "From Afar" won the Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion prize for best picture on Saturday, as filmmakers from the Americas beat established European directors to the main trophies.
Sunday, September 13, 2015
A small plane assigned to the crew of a movie starring Tom Cruise crashed in the Colombian Andes on Friday, killing two people, including a Los Angeles-based film pilot, and seriously injuring a third, the country's civilian aviation authority said. An official with the aviation agency, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss the matter, said Cruise was not on the aircraft.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg and Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford announced Thursday they are partnering to expand a multimedia program for Detroit-area students designed to foster tolerance.