Filmmaker Mary Sweeney has been named Film Independent's new sitting chair of its Board of Directors, the nonprofit's co-presidents, Sean McManus and Josh Welsh, announced on Friday.
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Warner Bros.-New Line’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” began its global domination at the box office Wednesday before arriving in the U.S. on Friday for what is expected to be an $80 million-plus weekend Stateside. Peter Jackson’s “Hobbit” sequel, opening in 49 foreign territories Wednesday,…
How we imagine Morgan Freeman spends his lunch break on a movie set.
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein have sued Time Warner Inc for at least $75 million over its decision to divide the screen adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's book "The Hobbit" into three parts, and refusing to pay them for the second and third films. …
Blake Shelton reacts to his Grammy nominations and being pitted against wife Miranda Lambert in one category, while 'The Voice' host Carson Daly reveals his hopes for Shelton. (Dec. 11)