| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:00 PM
TV production continued to steal the show in the third quarter, as on location shoots for television shows surged in the Los Angeles area.
Even as local feature film production continued to fall, shoots for television programs jumped 31% in the third...
| Nov 25, 2014
“Sherlock” fans had extra reason to be thankful before this week's holiday — series producer Sue Vertue tweeted a photo […]...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Opening for a week at the Siskel Film Center in a fine-looking 50th anniversary digital restoration, the 1964 action lark "That Man From Rio" took its cheeky, chaotic cue from the James Bond franchise, as well as Stanley Donen's "Charade" and Alfred...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Mike Nichols, a nine-time Tony Award winner on Broadway and the Oscar-winning director of films such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf," "The Graduate" and "Carnal Knowledge," died on Wednesday at age 83, ABC News said.
The prolific director passed...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Much has changed since the simpler, halcyon days of 1993, when Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" first graced the big screen. Among those shifts: These days even trailers get trailers.
Universal Pictures has released a 15-second video teasing the debut...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Brendan Gleeson, an actor often more known by his face than his name, is earning some of the best reviews of his life with his latest film, "Calvary," in which he stars as the unlikely and unafraid Catholic priest Father James, who ministers to a small...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Palmerton High School grad Noah Berlow, a rising filmmaker, recently won the 2014 Outstanding Young Alumni Award presented by the Ithaca College Alumni Association.
He is part of an impressive club that includes Andy Orgel, who was part of the start-...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
TV production continued to steal the show in the third quarter, as location shoots for television shows surged in the Los Angeles area.
Shoots for television programs on city and county streets jumped 31% in the period compared with the same time a year...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Sometimes the speed of song can seem almost as fast the speed of light. How else could the American Boychoir, in its 2013 appearance on NPR's popular show "From the Top," travel from 600 AD to the 20th century in the course of an hour?
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
DreamWorks Studios has cast Mark Rylance as the benevolent giant who is title character in "The BFG."
Steven Spielberg will direct the adaptation of Roald Dahl's children's novel. Published in 1982, "The BFG" tells the tale of a young girl, the Queen...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Steven Spielberg has found his Big Friendly Giant.
Mark Rylance, the Tony and Olivier award-winning stage actor, will play the title role in the director's adaptation of the Roald Dahl children's book "The BFG," DreamWorks Studios has announced....