| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Jeff Daniels won an Emmy as lead actor in a drama Sunday for his role as acclaimed but troubled news anchor Will McAvoy in the HBO drama "The Newsroom."
Daniels, who was one of two newcomers to the category, scored a surprise win over a field of top...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Baby Jim or Pam might be real! Emily Blunt and husband John Krasinski are expecting their first child.
The "Looper" actress, 30, and the genial "Office" alum, 33, have confirmed reports Blunt is pregnant, their rep told Us Weekly and People.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Independent financing has always meant cobbling together a variety of sources, and in the past five years, financing against music licensing has become another funding source to add to the indie menu.
Cutting Edge Group has invested in 10 films screening...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Argo" isn't done being nominated for awards yet.
The Oscar winner for best picture was one of the film, television and theater projects to receive nominations Monday from the Casting Society of America for the 29th annual Artios Awards, set to take...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Writer-director Neill Blomkamp's unheralded feature debut, "District 9," arrived like a bolt of lightning in 2009. With its propulsive energy and pointed aliens-as-apartheid allegory, the film racked up stellar reviews, a $115-million box office take...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:30 AM
BEIJING -- L.A.- and Beijing-based DMG Entertainment has inked a tie-in with Alcon Entertainment. It will finance, produce, and distribute the 2014 Johnny Depp-starrer "Transcendence," which is now in production.
The two shingles have also agreed to do...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Charna Halpern's script about her late iO (formerly ImprovOlympic) co-founder Del Close opens with the vastly influential, hard-living, difficult, brilliant improvisation pioneer glimpsing a TV on which his former student Betty Thomas is thanking him...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:19 AM
It was a weekend of firsts at the box office.
The No. 1 spot went to the first cave-man family in "The Croods," and "Olympus Has Fallen" star Gerard Butler had his first strong showing at the multiplex in years.
The 3-D animated family film beat out...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:40 PM
Starring Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Benjamin Bratt and Barry Pepper, "Snitch" is a fast-paced action thriller. Johnson stars as a father whose teenage son is wrongly accused of a drug distribution crime and is looking at...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Hoping to re-bottle the lightning captured in "The Notebook" and "Dear John," romance packager Nicholas Sparks has given his usual formula some sharp edges in "Safe Haven." The film, which stars Julianne Hough as a woman on...
| Feb 18, 2013
Nearly every morning, before 7 a.m., Dr. Kenneth Polonsky is dropped off near the Lakefront Trail on Chicago's South Side, a few steps from Lake Michigan.
He carries no briefcase, wears no suit and has no cup of coffee, the standard trappings of his...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 12:56 AM
By Todd CunninghamReuters
5:04 p.m. EST, February 4, 2013 LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Moviegoers are not going where the action is, at least so far this year.
Sylvester Stallone's "Bullet to the Head" is the latest slam-bang misfire, taking in just $4....