12/04/13 03:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The vast majority of feature-length silent films made in America have been lost due to decay and neglect over the past 100 years, allowing an original 20th century art form to all but disappear, according to a study released Wednesday. The Library of Congress conducted the...
12/02/13 09:38 AM
There’s a moment in Captain Phillips, Paul Greengrass’s excruciatingly tense tale of the 2009 capture of an American ship captain by Somalian pirate, where the audience gets a rare chance to laugh. It’s probably not meant to come off this way, but after 90-ish minutes of nightmarish,...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 06:13 PM
Does President Obama have his own LEGO action figure? That’s what was hinted at in a White House pool report Tuesday describing a gift the president was handed after he spoke in Los Angeles at DreamWorks movie studios. Following the public event, President Obama departed DreamWorks studios...
By Brian Hughes | 11/26/13 04:55 PM
President Obama in the heart of Tinseltown on Tuesday had a clear message for Hollywood executives: Don't glorify violence. “When it comes to gun violence, we’ve got to make sure that we’re not glorifying it,” Obama said during remarks at DreamWorks Animation in Los Angeles. “The...
11/26/13 09:22 AM
(www.hollywoodreporter.com) A THR investigation reveals accounts of animal injury, death, cover-up on huge Hollywood productions from "Life of Pi" to "The Hobbit" as the American Humane Association turns a blind eye.
By Brian Hughes | 11/21/13 03:46 PM
President Obama will deliver an economic speech at a DreamWorks Animation facility Tuesday, giving a major presidential favor to Jeffrey Katzenberg, the film studio's CEO and one of Obama's largest donors. Obama in coming days will travel to the west coast for a fundraising swing. The White...
11/20/13 09:13 AM
A unit of the U.S. Department of Defense, already under fire for faked public ceremonies and delays in identifying the remains of American service men and women, found time earlier this month to hand over part of its lab to Hollywood. The lab where human remains are usually examined was used to...
By Brett Zongker | 11/19/13 09:19 AM
A former Washington Post journalist who later revealed he was living in the country illegally has made a documentary about his experience and is selling U.S. broadcast rights for the project to CNN Films.
11/11/13 02:34 PM
Groups representing Hollywood studios, music labels and Internet service providers are supporting a push to educate elementary school students about the evils of piracy and the value of copyrights.
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