| Jan 20, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Sony Pictures' controversial comedy "The Interview" is coming to Netflix.
The Los Gatos, Calif., streaming video company said that the film, thought to be at the center of the devastating cyberattack against Sony, will be available to stream for...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:56 AM
Sony Pictures Entertainment's "The Interview," the comedy at the center of the studio's hacking woes, is set for release on DVD and Blu-ray on Feb 17, the studio said Wednesday.
The controversial film has been available through video on-demand for...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:00 PM
There is no official award for being a national treasure, so recently Lily Tomlin had to settle for a Kennedy Center Honor.
At 75, Tomlin continues to break new ground in her career. When the film "Grandma" premieres Friday, it will mark her first...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:30 AM
In publishing, as in showbiz, timing is critical. Serendipity seems to have smiled on author Paul Fischer and his new book, "A Kim Jong-Il Production: The Extraordinary True Story of a Kidnapped Filmmaker, His Star Actress and a Young Dictator's Rise to...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Amy Pascal's exit from Sony Pictures comes as the studio faces one of its biggest creative crossroads.
The film studio has been trailing its Hollywood rivals when it comes to big, reliable franchises — the kind of blockbusters that drive the box...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 2:05 PM
Fox Searchlight knew "The Grand Budapest Hotel" was a great film, but studio executives never imagined it would end up a top Oscar contender.
The Wes Anderson film rolled out in limited theaters last March, just after the 2014 Oscars and long before...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 5:00 AM
"Inferno" is heating up.
Ron Howard's third film based on the novels of Dan Brown has rounded out its cast with an international coterie of actors who will join franchise star Tom Hanks. The Oscar winner is reprising his role as the globetrotting,...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 4:04 AM
Chris Dodd swept through Hollywood like he was still campaigning for office.
On a recent three-day road trip to Los Angeles, the former U.S. senator — now Hollywood's chief lobbyist — visited the home of Sony Pictures Entertainment...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 10:14 AM
Netflix is adding Ricky Gervais to its film mix of beasts, crouching tigers and Adam Sandler.
The streaming service announced Monday that it has acquired U.S. rights to "Special Correspondents," a new movie written, directed by and starring British...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 9:08 AM
Dave Jennings, Music Box Theatre general manager since 2009, leaves Chicago next week to become manager of repertory sales for Sony Pictures studio, based in Culver City, Calif.
At the Music Box, a grand and handsomely refurbished 1929 Chicago...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 7:11 PM
Sony Pictures Entertainment is losing a respected executive as Michael De Luca leaves his post as president of production at Columbia Pictures for a producing gig at Universal.
His departure comes a little over a month after a robust box-office...