Film / Television
Many film festivals concentrate on movies that haven’t shown up in theaters yet. KPCC’s Hettie Lynne Hurtes says a new Southland film festival that starts today reaches into the past.
Universal Studios in Hollywood held the first round of interviews on Monday for tour guide positions at the theme park. Hundreds of people waited for hours in a line that snaked from the "will call" window past the spinning Universal globe fountain.
A Bel-Air mansion owned by Nicolas Cage has found no takers in a foreclosure auction.
Anjelica Huston and Danny Huston will celebrate their family's film legacy at the TCM Classic Film Festival next month.
A Hollywood studio deal has gone sour. Lions Gate entertainment has rejected a bid by investor Carl Icahn.
Activist shareholder Carl Icahn has mounted a takeover bid for Lions Gate Entertainment. KPCC’s Steve Julian has more.
Sandra Bullock canceled her appearance at the London premiere of "The Blind Side" days after Internet reports alleged she was having trouble in her marriage and that she had left the couple's Southern California home.
Corey Haim, a 1980s teen heartthrob for his roles in "Lucas" and "The Lost Boys" whose career was blighted by drug abuse, has died. He was 38.
The historical tale "The Last Station" and gritty teen drama "Precious: Based on the Novel `Push' by Sapphire" each have five nominations to lead the pack heading into tonight's presentation of the 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Last Sunday, February 28th, about 400 “Film Week” listeners attended our yearly Academy Award preview. Not only was the turnout a thrill, but the back-and-forth between our critics was particularly spirited. The show airs Friday at 10:30 a.m. on KPCC.
If the Academy Awards are like the Super Bowl of entertainment, then it's game week in Tinseltown.
The Getty Conservation Institute announced today it is partnering with Disney to study deterioration in historic animation cels.
"Captain EO," a 17-minute 1986 3-D musical adventure film starring Michael Jackson, will return to Disneyland beginning Tuesday.
Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio's voyage to "Shutter Island" has landed them at No. 1 at the weekend box office.
About 120 Academy Award nominees will be lunching at the Beverly Hilton today.
The travel adventure "Up" is the winner of the best animated feature at the 37th annual Annie Awards.