| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:13 PM
When Adam McKay was announced, and then unannounced, as a contender to direct "Ant Man," moviedom's hive mind began racing at the possibilities. Did that mean Will Ferrell could potentially star as the insectoid hero? Could John C. Reilly could play his...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will present the 2014 International Emmy Founders Award to "Mad Men's" Matthew Weiner.
The creator, executive producer, writer and director of AMC's "Mad Men" has been nominated 11 times and won...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Liam Neeson's action thriller "Taken 3" has taken its business to Georgia, adding to the Peach State's growing list of Hollywood credits.
The production recently wrapped 17 days of filming in the Los Angeles area, capturing scenes at the Malibu Pier,...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television will present "National Treasure" screenwriters Cormac and Marianne Wibberley with the 15th Annual Hunter/Zakin award.
The Wibberleys have also penned "National Treasure: Book of Secrets," "I Spy,"...
| May 17, 2014
| 2:30 PM
CANNES: The Weinstein Company is entering into exclusive negotiations to acquire North American rights to flaming hot Cannes title "The Coup" after a bidding battle.
The company is understood to be paying some $5 million for the John Eric Dowdle-directed...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Matthew Weiner, creator of "Mad Men" on AMC, still isn't saying what his next TV project might be, as he heads into the homestretch of the show that he said has transformed his life.
Weiner, speaking in a keynote session at the Cable Show 2014,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Sarah Seltzer grew up a fan of Woody Allen movies — her parents showed her "Sleeper," "Annie Hall," and "Everyone Says I Love You" once she was old enough to get the jokes. As a 31-year-old writer living in New York, she has admired Allen's more...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Now that the debauched "Hangover" film franchise seems to have slowed, star Zach Galifianakis has been keeping himself occupied with his painfully, purposely awkward online talk show "Between Two Ferns." Hosting his most recent guest — none other...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Wes Anderson sweats the details. All of them, all the time, to an extent that can be maddening. But not in "The Grand Budapest Hotel," where the writer-director's familiar style blends with a group of unexpected factors to create a magnificently...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:26 PM
More than just about any other major American filmmaker working today, writer-director Wes Anderson doesn't so much make movies as create worlds. Each of his films takes place in its own strange sovereignty, whether the Texas prep school of "Rushmore,"...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:00 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung Electronics Co. struck social media gold when Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres used one of its smartphones to take what has now become the world's most famous selfie.
DeGeneres never mentioned Samsung, a major Academy Awards...