June 28, 2004 1:14pm EST
Britney Spears gets engaged to dancer/boyfriend, Broadway actors decide to keep working despite union contract disputes with producers, and Ashton Kutcher endorses a new clothing line. Plus Jessica Lange and Sam Shepard sell their estate, Bob Barker makes Hall of Fame and Jewel joins new music label.
January 25, 2004 1:59pm EST
It was a tough sell but New Line Cinema's supernatural drama The Butterfly Effect, starring Ashton Kutcher in his first non-comedic role, fluttered its way to the top of the box office this weekend with an effectual $17.1 million. Top Ten: The Butterfly Effect Along Came Polly Win a Date With Tad Hamilton! Big Fish The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Cheaper by the Dozen Cold Mountain Torque Something's Gotta Give Mystic River
January 19, 2004 5:03am EST
B.O. Analysis, Jan. 18: Top 10 as follows Along Came Polly Big Fish Torque The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Cheaper By the Dozen Cold Mountain Something's Gotta Give My Baby's Daddy The Last Samurai Calendar Girls Disney's Teacher's Pet
January 12, 2004 1:25pm EST
After a heated battle, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King sank Big Fish and reclaimed the No. 1 spot at the box office this weekend by a very slim margin--just $400,000.Top Ten: Big Fish The Lord of the Rings: the Return of the King Cheaper by the Dozen Something's Gotta Give Cold Mountain My Baby's Daddy Chasing Liberty Paycheck The Last Samurai Mona Lisa Smile
December 14, 2003 12:37pm EST
Box Office Analysis, Dec. 14. Top Ten Something's Gotta Give The Last Samurai Stuck on You Love Don't Cost a Thing The Haunted Mansion Bad Santa Elf Honey Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat Gothika
December 11, 2003 2:08pm EST
A highly original story--part fantasy, part family drama--and very high production values, courtesy of one of cinema's most original directors and his team, makes Tim Burton's Big Fish a good catch.
August 28, 2003 10:59am EST
Politicians and celebrities gathered at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Hollywood near Bob Hope's Toluca Lake home yesterday to thank the late comic for his humor and decades of service to U.S. military personnel abroad. Also: Jennifer Garner Jennifer Bobby Brown Garner Adam Carolla Loveline John Singleton Big Fish Malibu Film Festival Sydney Pollack Shockproof Sydney Skate
August 20, 2003 11:10am EST
Johnny Depp has been offered the role of Willy Wonka in director Tim Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, a Warner Bros. remake of Mel Stuart's 1971 Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Also: Everybody Loves Raymond Doris Roberts Peter Boyle Brad Garrett Nip/Tuck Queer Eye For the Straight Guy Good Morning, Miami Harison Ford Deauville Film Festival Eric Estrada White Tiger Films Four Corners of the Mafia David Blaine Chris Robinson Jelly Beans
August 12, 2003 12:57pm EST
Although eight-figure salaries are not unheard of for stars such as Tom Cruise and Mel Gibson, they are something of a rarity among Hollywood directors.
August 08, 2003 1:29pm EST
News, Aug. 8: Maria Shriver Takes Job Leave to Help Hubby, Jessica Lange on Goodwill Tour Angelina Jolie Garry Shandling Ellen Degeneres Conan O'Brien Brad Garrett Jon Stewart Martin Short Pierce Brosnan Salma Hayek Woody Harrelson Brett Ratner Omar Sharif