| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Not many first-time filmmakers get invited to the White House to show their work, but on Friday a group of K-12 auteurs will do just that at the inaugural White House Student Film Festival.
Hosted by President Obama, the festival will showcase student-...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:23 PM
A Parkland grad who directed “Despicable Me 2,” was "Frozen" out when the animated film he directed lost out at the Oscars to the Dosney juggernaut "Frozen." Chris Renaud, along with co-director Pierre Coffin and producer Chris Meledandri...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
During her royal tour of New Zealand this month, Catherine, duchess of Cambridge, stepped out in a sharply tailored, custom Alexander McQueen coat and a perfect ponytail. Smoothly volumized, with a wide lock of hair wrapped around the band, Middleton's...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:06 PM
On the heels of the massive success of "The Lego Movie," Warner Bros. is working to erect another block-themed blockbuster, this time based on the popular video game "Minecraft," which boasts more than 100 million registered users.
The news was broken...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Mark Wahlberg once produced a show for a top-tier cable network that was inspired by his own experiences in Hollywood.
Now another top-tier cable network will tip its hat to Wahlberg and his experiences in Hollywood--just as he promotes a movie based on...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The latest study on women in front of the camera finds that female characters are still significantly under-represented on the big screen.
The numbers underscore why pics like "Gravity" (pictured), toplined by a Sandra Bullock, remain a rarity at the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Proving that maybe the tastes of MTV are not so different from those of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, three Oscar-nominated films -- "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" -- are among the movie of the...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:48 PM
Confounding the Oscar pundits who predicted levity over gravity, not to mention levity over “Gravity,” “12 Years a Slave” won the Academy Award on Sunday for best film of 2013.
“Gravity,” by far the biggest popular...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LONDON -- The Irish Film and Television Academy has announced that guests at its awards ceremony on April 5 will include Neil Jordan, Jim Sheridan, Steve Coogan, Will Forte, Jeremy Irons, Jack Huston and Colm Meaney.
Nominees include Saoirse Ronan,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Despite Hollywood's love for testosterone-dominated movies, a recent study has found that movies with a strong female component actually perform better at the box office and cost less to make.
Nate Silver's ESPN blog FiveThirtyEight used the Bechdel...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Oscar fashion and beauty have an immeasurable amount of influence on what people wear to high-profile events, including other red carpets and high school proms. So it comes as no surprise that retailers begin releasing knockoffs and real versions of Oscar...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:45 AM
It isn't like last year, when it was down to "Argo" and "Lincoln," and it was already looking like "Argo." This year's Academy Awards ceremony, to be March 2, feels to me like a tricky three-way scenario among "American Hustle," "Gravity" and "12 Years...