| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The Wachowskis' new movie won't be rising this summer.
On Tuesday -- roughly six weeks ahead of its July opening -- Warner Bros. announced that "Jupiter Ascending," the latest film from siblings Andy and Lana Wachowski, would be bumped eight months to...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Sony Pictures Entertainment on Friday named Josh Greenstein as its new president of worldwide marketing and distribution, handing him responsibilities previously held by its former vice chairman, Jeff Blake.
Greenstein comes from Viacom Inc.'s Paramount...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Here comes the third round of Amazon pilots, even before we've seen the fruits of the second. The first gave the world Garry Trudeau's (neologism alert) Republicom "Alpha House," whose second season began filming in July. Jill Soloway's "Transparent," one...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Amazon Studios hasn't yet released the full seasons from the company's second round of pilots, but it's charging ahead with a third round of pilots for viewers to watch and rate to help determine which will get picked up for full orders.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corp., built one of the biggest companies in the technology industry, but his influence hasn't stopped there. He's also, indirectly, a major influence in Hollywood.
Ranked by Forbes as the world's fifth-...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Larry Ellison has stepped down as CEO of Oracle, the information-technology giant he co-founded in 1977, to become executive chairman and chief technology officer, the company said Thursday.
Oracle's board of directors promoted both Safra Catz,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Directors Guild of America has announced the schedule for the 66th DGA Awards and says it will be adding two new awards and including programs created for the Internet in eight categories.
The awards ceremony will be held Jan. 25, 2014, at the Hyatt...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Steve McQueen's historical drama "12 Years a Slave" earned best picture, and the film's newcomer, Lupita Nyong'o, snagged supporting actress. Meanwhile, David O. Russell's con-artist comedy "American Hustle" picked up several wins, including ensemble,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Proving that maybe the tastes of MTV are not so different from those of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, three Oscar-nominated films -- "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" -- are among the movie of the...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When the Steve McQueen drama "12 Years a Slave" was named best feature at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, Brad Pitt — who had a role in the movie and produced it via his company, Plan B Entertainment — took the stage but did not...
| May 23, 2013
| 4:00 AM
CANNES, France — Visitors exiting the Carlton hotel's front door on this city's beachfront main street this week can't help but see a giant map of France with Cannes listed as being a "Safe Zone." "This Is the Safest Place to Be," one poster...