| Dec 23, 2014
| 2:55 PM
"Star Trek 3," the latest filmin the intergalactic franchise featuring Captain Kirk and thecrew of the USS Enterprise, will open in U.S. theaters on July8, 2016, Paramount Pictures said on Tuesday.
The release will coincide with the 50th anniversary of...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Justin Lin is boarding the USS Enterprise and will direct the third installment in Paramount Pictures' "Star Trek" franchise.
The hiring of Lin came two weeks after Roberto Orci backed away from the directing gig.
Orci had been hired for the helming job...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:27 AM
When a film actor leaves us before his final work becomes available, it makes for a long, strange goodbye indeed.
The most recent example of this comes from the latest "Hunger Games" movie, "Mockingjay — Part 1." The late Philip Seymour Hoffman,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A crew of 75 people and 55 production vehicles will converge at the Port of Los Angeles this week to stage a gun battle scene for a movie called "Hollywood Adventures."
The project might easily be mistaken for just another studio action movie, except...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Adam Fogelson, the former chairman of Universal Pictures, has been tapped to run the movie division of the new film and television studio founded by producer Robert Simonds. The hire elevates the profile of a fledgling venture that doesn't have a name yet...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Cable giant Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter profit increased 15% as more customers signed up for its high-speed Internet service.
The Philadelphia company added 203,000 high-speed subscribers during the April-June quarter, more than making up for...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:09 PM
After being delayed for several months following the death of its star, it looks likes filming for 'Fast and Furious 7' might finally be wrapping up.
Freedom grad Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson who also stars in the movie, tweeted Tuesday that he was done...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Like Dr. Frankenstein in his arcane laboratory, Universal Pictures is on a mission to revive the dead.
The studio is embarking on a project to reboot its library of classic monster movies, with writer-producers Alex Kurtzman (of the "Star Trek" and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:08 AM
Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter profit increased 15% as more customers signed up for its high-speed Internet and phone service.
The Philadelphia cable giant generated net income of $1.99 billion, or 76 cents a share, compared to $1.73 billion, or 65...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Bing Russell had several claims to fame. He played Deputy Clem on NBC's blockbuster western series "Bonanza." He's the father of movie star Kurt Russell. And he owned a baseball team.
Not the Dodgers, mind you, or the Yankees or any team you probably...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 8:30 PM
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....