| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- U.K. public broadcaster Channel 4 has acquired minority stakes in four independent production companies -- Arrow Media, Lightbox, Popkorn and True North.
The investments have been made from its Â£20 million ($33.2 million) Growth Fund, which it...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Call us old-fashioned, but we say you can't have a true "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie without a corny, catchy rap song, preferably one cut by an au courant artist.
Now Paramount Pictures and Atlantic Records have obliged with "Shell Shocked," a...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Chris Brown, the singer whose Hollywood Hills house once drew the ire of neighbors for its graffiti-like artwork, has sold his hillside residence for $1.69 million.
Although the exterior was repainted before the home went on the market, several...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:08 PM
A theater event that was a hit three years ago returns this weekend to fill the bucolic Anam Cara Farm in South Whitehall Township.
Selkie Theatre founders Kate Scuffle and George Miller will present "Bo Leictreach GreenPlay Festival," featuring new 10-...
| Jul 31, 2014
Among the thrilling local examples from the Norton Museum of Art's summer exhibition "Play!" is Gleason Waite Romer's photo "Ladies at Movie Show," showing three well-dressed women clinging to the front row of a Miami movie house, their eyes transfixed on...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Michael Keaton is back, in a big way.
With his new film "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" premiering to favorable early buzz at the Venice Film Festival and set to play Telluride this weekend, word is out on the 62-year-old actor's...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Mixing high-profile star power with offbeat titles, the 41st Telluride Film Festival is offering an impressive glimpse at an array of awards contenders over Labor Day weekend.
The four-day fest, which starts Friday with a tribute to Francis Ford Coppola'...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Aug 23, 2013
Cherie Currie wanted nothing more to do with the music industry. During a fleeting but influential stretch as a teenager singing for the all-female punk group the Runaways, Currie became a rock star overnight. But just as suddenly, she quit the band,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks. Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...