| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
For Larry Zanoff, the armorer who lent Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" its firepower, fake blood can be a serious occupational hazard.
"The gun gets splattered with fake blood," he said. "Now it's all gummed up; it doesn't want to work anymore....
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Micky Moore and Hollywood grew up together.
He was a toddler in 1916 when he began his career as a child actor in silent films and sat on the laps of such leading ladies as Mary Pickford and Gloria Swanson. As a 5-year-old he worked with legendary...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:09 PM
The TNT television series “King & Maxwell,” which is relocating from Vancouver, Canada, is among the winners of California's annual film tax credit lottery. The California Film Commission said Tuesday 31 projects had been approved for state...
| May 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
CANNES, France — At last year's Cannes Film Festival, Alec Baldwin and director James Toback were pitching their idea for an Iraq-set love story to financier and sales agent Avi Lerner. Lerner waved them aside, saying he could make the duo's movie...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Sony Corp. stock soared in afternoon trading after New York hedge fund Third Point proposed that the electronics and media giant make an initial public stock offering of up to 20% of its entertainment arm.
That unit, known as Sony Entertainment Inc.,...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
— It's been 42 years since I first covered the Cannes Film Festival. Arriving on the French Riviera this week, I was struck by how Cannes has remained the quintessential place for film, despite enormous changes in the cinema landscape.
| May 3, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Summer is the season for blockbusters at the box office, and this year Hollywood is going all in.
Midway through a year of declining attendance and ticket sales, the major studios are betting heavily on big-budget spectacles that can fatten the bottom...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Author/filmmaker Salman Rushdie joined Jon Stewart Tuesday night on "The Daily Show" to talk about the forthcoming film version of his bestselling novel "Midnight's Children."
The 1981 novel won a slew of awards -- including the Man Booker Prize, the...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Mississippi film production rebate incentive caps could rise with pending legislation that follows the success of "The Help," which filmed in Mississippi. The bill has passed the Mississippi House Ways and Means Committee....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Raul Ojeda was working as a shoe shiner. Now the 29-year-old is leaving his own footprint in Hollywood, supplying custom-made shoes to the stars, from Steve Carell to Sally Field....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Veteran film and TV producer Gale Anne Hurd calls on state lawmakers to extend and expand California's film tax credit program....