| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Three major cinematographers - Janusz Kaminski ("Lincoln"), Phedon Papamichael ("Nebraska") and Wally Pfister ("The Dark Knight Rises") - have teamed to present Advanced Filmmaking, a series of online instructional videos for aspiring filmmakers.
| Sep 22, 2014
| 11:42 AM
One of Hollywood's most versatile young actors could be teaming up with one of its most iconoclastic filmmakers to tell the story of National Security Agency document leaker Edward Snowden.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt is in talks to play the lead role in...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 1:00 PM
To understand what's wrong with Hollywood today, you have to go back to the British philosopher and historian Sir Isaiah Berlin and his concept of the hedgehog and the fox.
Riffing off a fragment attributed to the ancient Greek poet Archilochus,...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The gig: Alessandro F. Uzielli is the head of Ford Motor Co.'s Global Brand and Entertainment division. At 47, this great-great-grandson of Henry Ford is responsible for ensuring Ford vehicles a high profile in Hollywood movies and TV shows. (That's why...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The next chief executive of Steven Spielberg's film company, DreamWorks Studios, is coming from the TV industry.
Departing Turner Broadcasting executive Michael Wright will join the film studio at the beginning of next year. He will succeed CEO and Co-...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Participant Media is joining DreamWorks Studios on Steven Spielberg's untitled Cold War Spy thriller starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance and Amy Ryan.
Participant is also on board "The Light Between Oceans," written and directed by Derek Cianfrance and...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 11:53 AM
No one who knows the history of the Civil War needs to be reminded of the Siege of Petersburg's landmark status.
But with the 150th anniversary of the brutal 10-month struggle in which the Union army finally brought the Confederacy to its knees, the...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Lincoln stepped up its advertising game Thursday by announcing Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey had signed on to be the company’s spokesman.
For the next two years, McConaughey will appear in a series of broadcast and digital ads for Ford&...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:02 PM
There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Allentown native Dane DeHaan when he played Harry Osborn in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2."
The film, which arrives on DVD and Blu-ray Aug. 19, picked up $786 million at the box office and is the sixth-highest...
| Jul 10, 2014
As the fall premiere of “Star Wars Rebels” grows ever closer, we're getting more familiar with the characters created to […]...
| 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....