| Apr 4, 2008
OHKAY OWINGEH, N.M. -- Aspiring screenwriters David and Kevin Linke don't have to go to Hollywood to try to break into the business. It came to them.
"Here, if you want to get on a movie set, you can," said David, 20, fresh off four days' work as an...
| Apr 29, 2008
A spy comedy by Oscar-winning directors Joel and Ethan Coen starring George Clooney, John Malkovich and Brad Pitt will open this year's Venice film festival, organizers said on Monday.
The film, whose working title is "Burn After Reading", tells the...
| May 28, 2008
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May 29, 2008
Paramount Vantage ("No Country for Old Men") options the rights to Samuel Logan's "This Is for the Mara Salvatrucha," about the life of Brenda Paz, a teenage member of the notorious MS-13 gang who was killed by other gang members...
| Jul 1, 2008
IVIVIDLY remember two things about having breakfast with Pixar guru John Lasseter earlier this year. One was that my back was out, so unable to sit comfortably, I had to take notes either standing up or lying down on the carpet of his hotel suite. The...
| Jul 17, 2008
(C) The Dark Knight is a handsome, accomplished piece of work, but it drove me from absorption to excruciation within 20 minutes, and then it went on for two hours more. It's the standard-bearer for the school of comic-book movies that confuses...
| Jul 18, 2008
Most television viewers know AMC, if they know it at all, as a repository of old Hollywood movies. But the cable channel made history Thursday morning -- and startled industry observers -- when it received 16 nominations for its acclaimed drama series...
| Aug 6, 2008
TOM WILKINSON had better win an Emmy this year. Me, I'd go with the leading role in a miniseries or movie nomination -- his portrayal of James Baker in HBO's "Recount" -- over the supporting one -- as Benjamin Franklin in HBO's " John Adams" -- although...
| Nov 30, 2007
From the Beckham Bob to the Efron Fringe to the Cruise Crop and Katie Holmes' brand-new Blunt Bangs, Hollywood hairdos are going viral.
You may have noticed some suspiciously similar hairstyles being worn by Victoria Beckham, Renee Zellweger, Paris...
| Dec 6, 2007
"No Country for Old Men," Joel and Ethan Coen's visceral crime thriller based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy, was named best film of 2007 Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
George Clooney was named best actor for his role as a...
| Dec 10, 2007
Ignored by the National Board of Review and critics in Boston and Washington, "There Will Be Blood" dominated Sunday's (Dec. 9) Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards announcement.
In addition to winning best picture, "There Will Be Blood" earned...
| Dec 10, 2007
Joel and Ethan Coen's "No Country for Old Men" received best picture honors today from the New York Film Critics Circle.
The gritty film noir based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy dominated the critics' picks, winning a total of four awards. Besides best...