| 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...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:20 PM
She has been a fixture of Hollywood for nearly three decades.
Since joining Columbia Pictures in 1988, Amy Pascal has presided over a string of hits including "Groundhog Day," "Men in Black" and "The Amazing Spider-Man." She has also forged close...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 3:05 PM
Over a January weekend in 2010, Amy Pascal made one of the most audacious decisions of her long tenure as Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chair, a nine-year run that has come to a tumultuous end.
When "Spider-Man" director Sam Raimi voiced his unhappiness...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 10:41 AM
In what’s appearing to be true Johnny Depp fashion, his lead role in the newly released “Mortdecai” couldn’t muster the numbers to take over Friday’s box office. In fact, it barely cracked the Top 10 while “American...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 11:34 AM
Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" shattered several box office records and surpassed tracking expectations over the busy four-day Martin Luther King Jr. weekend.
The war drama pulled in a whopping $105.3 million through Monday, making its total $108....
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:20 AM
Despite three new releases, "American Sniper" will likely hold down the top spot at the box office.
The war drama shattered several box office records and surpassed tracking expectations over the busy four-day Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. In its...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:23 AM
“Interstellar” rocketed past the $100-million mark in China last week and is charting a course to be the second-highest grossing imported film of 2014.
Christopher Nolan’s space epic added nearly $23.3 million to its haul in the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 10:30 AM
The Producers Guild of America, a major bellwether for the best picture Oscar, announced on Monday the nominees for its Darryl F. Zanuck producer of the year award for motion pictures: “American Sniper,” “Birdman,” “Boyhood,&...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"HE who is guilty is the one that has much to say," goes the West African proverb.
OVER THE weekend I decided I'd give the 1942 Bette Davis/Monty Woolley/Ann Sheridan movie version of "The Man Who Came to Dinner" another chance. It had been a great stage...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:29 PM
"American Sniper," "Birdman," "Boyhood," "Foxcatcher," "Gone Girl," "Grand Budapest Hotel," "The Imitation Game," "Nightcrawler," "The Theory of Everything" and "Whiplash" have been nominated for the Producers Guild of America's Darryl F. Zanuck Award for...
| Dec 5, 2014
A new clip from “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” offers a glimpse of the dragon Smaug as […]...