| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Rupert Murdoch's newly streamlined 21st Century Fox media company missed Wall Street's profit expectations for the fiscal first quarter, despite raking in higher revenue from television programming fees and advertising sales.
The quarter ended Sept....
| Nov 9, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Wake up, Hollywood. Women can be unlikable, too.
Scribes Dana Fox ("Couples Retreat," "What Happens in Vegas"), Katie Dippold ("The Heat"), Tracy Oliver ("The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl") and Jen Statsky ("Parks and Recreation") want showbizzers...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Melissa McCarthy is having a nice film career, so how come her CBS sitcom, "Mike & Molly," isn't turning into a major TV hit?
"Mike & Molly" returned for its fourth season last week with less-than-robust ratings: 9.2 million total viewers, according...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Sandra Bullock will receive the Desert Palm Achievement Award for Acting at the 25th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival.
The awards gala will be held on Jan. 4 at the Palm Springs Convention Center -- the second day of the fest, which runs...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
20th Century Fox, Chernin Entertainment and Paul Feig have launched development of a comedy spinoff movie based on Feig's summer comedy, "The Heat."
The untitled project will center around the characters Beth and Gina -- played by Jamie Denbo and Jessica...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:37 PM
As part of what is shaping up to be a busy awards season for the actress, Sandra Bullock will receive the Desert Palm Achievement Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January. The Oscar winner has been receiving strong reviews for...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Neither White House invaders nor a team of aging comedians could expel "Monsters University" from the top of Rentrak's DVD sales chart.
The prequel to Pixar's hit computer-animated family film "Monsters, Inc." was the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray title...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Sandra Bullock could soon sign on for the hard-knock life: The Oscar-winner is reportedly in talks to play the boozed-up Miss Hannigan in Sony Pictures' planned reboot of "Annie."
Bullock would star alongside "Beasts of the Southern Wild's" Quvenzhane...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:31 AM
NEW YORK — While promoting a film, most actors wax poetic about how fantastic their costars were to work with on set. Few, however, actually mean it — and even the ones who do rarely form the type of bond that "The Heat" stars Melissa McCarthy...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Futuristic giant robots may be designed to defeat monsters, but they seem to be no match for a bunch of middle-aged comics.
"Grown Ups 2" headed into the weekend tracking ahead of Guillermo del Toro's ambitious sci-fi effort "Pacific Rim" at the box...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Summer moviegoing is usually about the stars, the spectacle and the sizzle.
But in a trend that's mystifying Hollywood, this summer's box office is being driven by films with modest ambitions, including relatively inexpensive comedies, lower budget...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:20 PM
"Gravity," the long-gestating project about an astronaut trapped in space, will kick off the Venice Film Festival.
The Warner Bros. production starring Sandra Bullock will premiere Aug. 28, festival organizers said Wednesday. The movie, which also...