The R-rated "Deadpool" has taken the box office by storm, annihilating records with an eye-popping US$135 million from its first three days in U.S. theaters, according to comScore estimates Sunday.
LONDON -- The U.K. film industry showered Valentine's Day love on "The Revenant" Sunday, awarding the endurance epic five prizes, including best picture and best actor, at the British Academy Film Awards.
Is it possible to discuss an emotive topic like the death penalty with both passion and reason? Steve Coogan hopes so.
The director of "Fire at Sea" -- a documentary about the Italian island of Lampedusa, where thousands of asylum-seekers have been arriving from lawless Libya -- says he wanted "to show the tragedy that's playing out in front of our eyes ... We're all responsible."
Oscar contenders "Spotlight" and "The Big Short" won the top awards for screenwriting from the Writers Guild of America at a ceremony Saturday that was held in Los Angeles and New York.
Subjects like rapid prototyping, 3D texture painting and the intricacies of digital media review systems became comic material Saturday for Olivia Munn and Jason Segel, hosts of the film academy's Scientific and Technical Awards. Or at least they tried their best.
After working 18 years at "The Daily Show," Kahane Cooperman had only a weekend off last summer before starting a job running Amazon's new video version of The New Yorker magazine.
Make them an offer they can't refuse and a massive collection of "The Godfather" author Mario Puzo's papers can be yours.
A new IMAX movie debuted in the U.S. Friday, starring geysers, red rock canyons, mountaintops and redwood forests.
The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled Thursday in the debate about diversity in the movie industry, with jury president Meryl Streep dismissing questions about the all-white panel by telling reporters that "we're all Africans, really."