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  • The lighter side of Alec Guinness

    The lighter side of Alec Guinness
    One cold night last year with too much time on my hands, I found myself tumbling down an Alec Guinness rabbit hole, streaming first the 1979 BBC miniseries adaptation of "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and then, the late hour be damned, continuing on with the...
  • Academy Elects 5 Newcomers to Board of Governors

    Five first-time governors have been elected to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors. In addition, eight incumbents have been reelected and four previous governors are returning. The re-election of Cheryl Boone Isaacs in the PR...
  • Motion picture academy names its new board of governors

    Motion picture academy names its new board of governors
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences named its new board of governors Friday, a list that includes current academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, key Academy Museum fundraiser Annette Bening and five first-time governors. The board of...
  • Steven Spielberg Reluctant to Hire an Outsider to Replace Stacey Snider (EXCLUSIVE)

    With Stacey Snider's planned exit from DreamWorks, the co-chair and CEO has handed off the day-to-day creative reins to production president Holly Bario, who is one of the lead candidates to succeed the executive when her contract expires at year end....
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  • 8 movies that made us cry

    8 movies that made us cry
    Anyone who’s read John Green’s “The Fault in Our Stars” knows why people are planning to bring boxes of tissues to the movie this weekend. Seriously, some people probably bawled during the trailer. On that note, here are a few...
  • Tony To Joins Lucasfilm as Head of Production, Development

    Former Walt Disney Studios executive Tony To has joined Lucasfilm as head of production and development. He reports to Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. "This is such an exciting and creative time at Lucasfilm and I'm overjoyed to have Tony on...
  • Documentary discovers the unexpected guy on the Burt's Bees logo

     Documentary discovers the unexpected guy on the Burt's Bees logo
    Picture for a moment the iconic Burt's Bees logo. Staring out from the brand's various salves and ointments is the face of a heavily bearded man, his wild tufts of hair barely contained under a pinstriped train engineer's hat. His expression is calm but...
  • Stacey Snider's Looming Exit Underscores Time of Uncertainty at Dreamworks

    DreamWorks is in a precarious position. More than two months ago, CEO Stacey Snider informed partner Steven Spielberg -- and telegraphed to Hollywood -- that she would be leaving the company when her contract expires at year's end. Spielberg has...
  • Liza Minnelli's wonderful life

    Liza Minnelli's wonderful life
    In the next few months, Liza Minnelli will bring her new musical show, "Simply Liza," to Vienna, London, Paris and Amsterdam, among other places. There's one stage, however, on which this Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, Golden Globe and Tony winner has never set...
  • Tom Hanks-Steven Spielberg Cold War Thriller Set for Oct. 16, 2015

    DreamWorks and Disney have dated the untitled Tom Hanks-Steven Spielberg Cold War spy thriller for Oct. 16, 2015. The studios have also set Spielberg's adaptation of Roald Dahl's children's book "The BFG" for July 1, 2016. Joel and Ethan Coen came on...
  • Steven Spielberg frenzy: Two films coming in 10-month span

    Steven Spielberg tends to have a distinct pattern in his moviemaking--He’ll take a hiatus of as much as two years, then come back with a few movies in quick succession. Early last decade he didn’t have a movie for a couple years when “...