Caroline Aherne, a sharp-witted writer and star of the bittersweet working-class comedy "The Royle Family," has died from cancer at 52, her publicist announced Saturday.
Michael Cimino, the Oscar-winning director whose film "The Deer Hunter" became one of the great triumphs of Hollywood's 1970s heyday, and whose disastrous "Heaven's Gate" helped bring that era to a close, has died.
Lionsgate, the Hollywood studio known for its "Hunger Games" film franchise, said Thursday it reached a deal to buy the Starz pay television group for US$4.4 billion.
Movie buffs, mark your calendars: your 2017 Oscars party will be on Sunday, Feb. 26.
Tarzan has been dusted off, his abs polished and his vocabulary spruced up in David Yates' handsome but altogether pointless "The Legend of Tarzan," a chest-thumping resurrection of the Ape Man that fails to find any reason for the iconic character's continued evolution., 1 Comment
The film world of Asia, known for producing Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Brillante Mendoza and other greats, is too busy making movies of its own to fret much about the debate slamming Hollywood -- the casting of white people in roles written for Asians.
The story of Jesus Christ is coming to virtual reality for the first time.
Six months after announcing intentions to double the number of female and minority members in its ranks by 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 683 new members to join the organization.
Tarzan may be among America's classic fictional characters, but he's not beyond reproach.
There's a secret about children that Steven Spielberg, Melissa Mathison and Roald Dahl have always known -- that no matter how innocent, kids are as capable of understanding darkness as adults, and sometimes even more so.