- China Film takes 1st stake in Hollywood movies
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Tuesday - 04/15/2014 - 01:34 AM
China's state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two projects by production company Legendary Entertainment.
- 'Captain America,' 'Rio 2' top box office
Denver Post News, Monday - 04/14/2014 - 06:01 PM
mdash; In a springtime battle of sequels, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" stayed strong enough to narrowly triumph over the debut of "Rio 2.
- Winners at the 22nd annual MTV Movie Awards
Boston Globe, Monday - 04/14/2014 - 06:47 AM
Winners at the 22nd annual MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday:
- Moving work by Colin Firth anchors 'Railway Man'
Boston Globe, Wednesday - 04/09/2014 - 04:47 PM
There are, of course, different ways to make war movies. Some are sweeping, some more intimate. Some are visceral and raw, and some take a more understated approach.
- 'Captain America' sets April record with $96.2M
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 04/06/2014 - 02:47 PM
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" has set a record as the biggest domestic April release ever.
- Fans to honor late organ player
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 04/06/2014 - 06:16 AM
Silent film fans and music lovers are gathering in Frederick to honor the memory of a highly regarded organ player.
- Chorus director who helped score films dies
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 04/05/2014 - 12:47 PM
Paul Salamunovich, longtime director of the Los Angeles Master Chorale who helped score movies including "The Godfather," has died. He was 86.
- City with the most going on is Tupelo
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 04/05/2014 - 11:05 AM
As winter shuffles away, Northeast Mississippi is finding plenty of reasons to celebrate, from cars to music to movies to the King of Rock 'n' Roll.
- MGM Claims Universal's 'Section 6' Is James Bond Knock-Off in Lawsuit
Hollywood Reporter, Saturday - 04/05/2014 - 08:47 AM
Universal is said to have assured the plaintiffs that it would not be infringing the famous spy character in its film about MI-6, but a lawsuit alleges that's what is happening.read more
- How 'Kroll Show' Celebrates Dumb Television
IndieWire, Wednesday - 04/02/2014 - 10:47 AM
Imagine, if you can, a time before the DVR, before Netflix, before Hulu. A time when watching TV still consisted of (shudder) flipping channels. The prospect of going back to the “is anything on?” past may provoke near-panic in viewers accustomed to watching what they want when they want it, but the sensation of keeping a finger firmly pressed to the channel changer, hunting for better entertainment prey, can be revisited in more genial surroundings with “Kroll Show,” which just wrapped its second season on Comedy Central.
- Slime time: Wahlberg helms Kids' Choice Awards
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 03/29/2014 - 02:48 PM
It's time to slime a few hapless guests on the Kids' Choice Awards.
- 'Grandmaster' earns top honor at Asian Film Awards
Boston Globe, Saturday - 03/29/2014 - 04:47 AM
The Grandmaster" won best picture, best director for Wong Kar Wai and five other honors at the Asian Film Awards.
- Action, special effects helps Hollywood in China
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 03/29/2014 - 12:47 AM
Captain America and Spiderman are seeking to dominate the Chinese box office in the coming weeks, proving that U. S. patriotic superheroes can overcome China's leeriness of foreign films if they promise big money.