Sunday, January 10, 2016
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman sought to make a biopic while he was on the run, going as far as contacting producers, authorities said following his arrest Friday.
Saturday, January 9, 2016
Steven Spielberg spy thriller "Bridge of Spies" and "Carol," a story of romance between two women, led the nominations on Friday for Britain's BAFTA film awards, seen as a tip for later Oscar success.
The 73rd annual Golden Globes will hope its assemblage of Hollywood stars, from Jennifer Lawrence to Leonardo DiCaprio, will be enough to offset the absence of a different kind of star.
Michael Jackson's "Off the Wall" is being reissued with a new Spike Lee documentary about the hallmark 1979 album.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has overtaken "Avatar" by nearly US$4 million to become the top-grossing film of all time in North America, Disney said Thursday, as the space saga battles for global box office supremacy.
The "Star Wars" version of Monopoly will add a game piece based on the female character Rey after an 8-year-old girl wrote to game maker Hasbro complaining about the omission and telling them: "Girls matter."
Thursday, January 7, 2016
"Spotlight," "Straight Outta Compton" and "The Martian" were among the 10 feature film nominees announced Tuesday for the 27th Producers Guild Awards.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
It started on June 11, 2002, with a couple of unfamiliar hosts posing in an empty theater and making an overblown declaration to TV viewers.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
The legendary cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, best known for "The Deer Hunter" and "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," has died.
Film director Lee Hsing (李行), architecture professor Lee Chien-lang (李乾朗) and writer Chung Chao-cheng (鍾肇政) are the winners of the 35th National Cultural Award, the Ministry of Culture announced Monday.