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PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — A studio executive who authorities say who was assaulted by actor Emile Hirsch during the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year described the incident as being "insanely painful and absolutely terrifying," according to public records obtained by The...
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — Film crews are making the most of a World War II-era seaplane that's stranded in Gulf Coast waters at the Alabama-Florida state line. Al.com ( http://bit.ly/1Nz00P8 ) reports filmmakers are in the water just off the beach using the PBY-6A aircraft to...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The documentary "Cartel Land" opens with chilling night scenes of large-scale methamphetamine cooking in rural Mexico. What viewers later learn is how such drug production became deeply intertwined with the vigilante movement that emerged in 2013 and 2014 to...
NEW YORK (AP) — "Magic Mike XXL" is narrowly outstripping "Terminator Genisys" at the holiday weekend box office. Warner Bros. said Thursday that the Channing Tatum male-stripper sequel earned an estimated $9.3 million on its opening day Wednesday. Paramount Pictures' "...
BEIJING (AP) — Matt Damon, one of China's favorite Hollywood stars, says he was overwhelmed at the fans turning up at his hotel in China — not for him but for an ex-boy band singer who has a small role with him in a Sino-Hollywood fantasy adventure movie. The singer is Lu Han,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Debra Granik met Ron "Stray Dog" Hall at a biker church in the Ozarks. Granik, a 52-year-old filmmaker from New York, was in the Missouri mountains to make "Winter's Bone," the 2010 indie drama that catapulted Jennifer Lawrence to stardom and earned four Oscar...
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Uncle Pennybags is going to Hollywood. Lionsgate said Wednesday it will turn Monopoly — the ubiquitous American board game — into a feature length film, in collaboration with toy maker Hasbro. The announcement follows the blockbuster success of last...
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — A World War II-era seaplane is foundering in the surf on the northern Gulf Coast after a mishap during filming. The vintage PBY-6A flying boat has been partially submerged near the Alabama-Florida state line since Monday. Crews towed it near the beach...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands went back in time as one of the largest movie audiences ever in one place gathered to watch "Back to the Future" at the Hollywood Bowl in a celebration of the film's 30th anniversary. The Bowl was just shy of its 17,000-person capacity for the...