Monday, December 5, 2016

Steven Spielberg

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016

Steven Spielberg's Amblin Partners and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group's media arm announced a partnership Sunday to co-produce films for global audiences.

The deal adds to a multibillion-dollar string of Chinese ventures with Hollywood studios to capture more of the profits from...

Monday, Jul. 18, 2016

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced its newly elected 2016–17 Board of Governors.  A runoff election is required for the Film Editors Branch.

“I’m honored and privileged to welcome the Academy’s new Board,” said Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs. “I thank our...

Tuesday, Jun. 28, 2016

There's a secret about children that Steven Spielberg, Melissa Mathison and Roald Dahl have always known - that no matter how innocent, kids are as capable of understanding darkness as adults, and sometimes even more so. It's not that it's some completely unacknowledged truth, but it is one that...

Thursday, Jun. 16, 2016

Turner Classic Movies, that bastion of black-and-white, holds a unique place on the dial and in the hearts of cinephiles. In a continuous, commercial-free stream, much of the history of Hollywood is on view, 24/7, for sampling and binging - an uncorrupted corner of celluloid obsession that...

Saturday, May. 14, 2016

Steven Spielberg, a giant in the world of cinema, landed at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday with his gentle Roald Dahl adaptation "The BFG."

The film, about a young orphan (Ruby Barnhill) taken away by a friendly, big-eared giant (recent Oscar winner Mark Rylance), marks a return for...

Thursday, Mar. 17, 2016

Now playing in Hollywood: A battle over the future of the movie business, starring some of its most famous filmmakers.

The Screening Room, a startup backed by Napster co-founder Sean Parker and music executive Prem Akkaraju,...

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

Steven Spielberg's "Bridge of Spies," much like its misunderstood litigator, is a film that plays the long game. This complex Cold War drama soaked in shadows, blues, greys and furrowed brows, is a slow burn that challenges the audience to trust where it's going...

Thursday, Sep. 3, 2015

The nearly three year wait since Steven Spielberg's last movie (2012's "Lincoln") comes to an end this October with the spy thriller "Bridge of Spies."

Good news for moviegoers: There won't be another gap like that for a while. Having just locked "...

Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014

Steven Spielberg isn't planning on making any more Holocaust movies. The Oscar-winning director is leaving that to the Shoah Foundation.

After "Schindler's List," Spielberg turned his lens on real survivors of the World War II Jewish genocide through...