| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:40 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Despite hip surgery that forced the cancellation of part of her tour, Lady Gaga still earned an estimated $80 million in the past year, propelling her to the top of Forbes list of highest earning celebrities under 30 years old....
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Brit pics continued to perform on a global level in 2012 taking $5.3 billion at the world box office and claiming a 15% share of the world market, according to the British Film Institute's Statistical Yearbook released on Tuesday.
The figures, which...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Sony just got the green light for "Smurfs 2" to play in China, but there's one big problem facing the studio: China hasn't paid Hollywood in months.
Sony is up against an issue that has plagued the studios since at least January: The Chinese government...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In a pre-emptive move, MGM has unveiled a $75 million stock repurchase program to ward off any hostile or unsolicited takeover attempts.
The privately held studio, which has posted improved financial results this year, said the action had not been...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:21 PM
MGM Holdings Inc., the parent of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., has authorized a $75-million stock repurchase plan and announced a dividend designed to protect the company from a hostile takeover.
Privately held MGM said the move was not being adopted in...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:02 AM
Marvel's blockbuster superhero flick “The Avengers” and AMC's acclaimed series “Breaking Bad” led the 2013 Saturn Awards, winning in more […]...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 276 new members into the organization on Friday -- 100 more than were included in the 2012 invitees -- including a large number of minorities and women, such as Rosario Dawson, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 2:06 PM
At a Champagne reception prior to the Giorgio Armani Prive show in Paris on Tuesday, Milla Jovovich caught up with fellow haute couture aficionados. A regular at the Paris shows, the “Resident Evil” star glittered in an aquamarine Armani...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Film fans last week may have had trouble understanding the first release of the trailer for “The Counselor,” which before an English version hit the Web, was available only in Russian.
The finished film, directed by Ridley Scott and written...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
LONDON — All the best ingredients in the world don't guarantee a great chocolate bar, as Willy Wonka would be the first to attest. There's magic in the preparation, a special alchemy that can elude even a master confectioner's best effort.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Sting returns to his roots for "The Last Ship," a new musical based on the singer-songwriter’s childhood, with an eye toward Broadway.
The show, set in a struggling English shipyard in the 1980s, also has spawned an album of the same name -- his...
| May 27, 2013
| 2:18 PM
“Star Trek: Into Darkness” bothered me in a number of ways. A warning: if you haven’t seen the movie, spoilers lie ahead. If you read on, get ready for a nerded-out rant, the likes of which you’ve never before seen (unless you read...