- Colorado theater shooter asked police if children were hurt Updated: May-04-15 9:13 pm
CENTENNIAL, Colorado - Sounding dazed in the hours after his arrest, Colorado theater shooter James Holmes asked detectives, "There weren't any children hurt, were there?"
- Riviera casino closes doors after 60 years on Vegas Strip Updated: May-04-15 8:34 pm
LAS VEGAS - If the ghosts of Frank Sinatra and Liberace were still hanging around the Riviera Hotel and Casino on Monday morning, they wouldn't have found a seat at the bar.
- Oscar-winning writer of 'Dances With Wolves' novel dies Updated: May-04-15 8:13 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - Michael Blake, the writer whose novel "Dances With Wolves" became a major hit movie and earned him an Academy Award for the screenplay, has died.
- 'Django Unchained' actress ordered to apologize to police Updated: May-04-15 6:59 pm
LOS ANGELES - An actress who accused Los Angeles police of racial profiling when they investigated a report she was having sex with her boyfriend in a parked car was ordered Monday to apologize to officers.
- Met show uses film, fashion to explore East-West interplay Updated: May-04-15 6:33 pm
NEW YORK - Hollywood has long been fascinated with China. But that doesn't mean it has always represented it fully or accurately - far from it.
- deadCENTER Film Festival announces 15th anniversary lineup Updated: May-04-15 5:50 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - About 100 films have been selected for screenings at the 15th Annual deadCENTER Film Festival in Oklahoma City.
- Film students, professors say state should keep tax credit Updated: May-04-15 5:46 pm
BOSTON - Film students and professors from more than a dozen colleges and universities in Massachusetts came to the Statehouse Monday to urge lawmakers to keep the state's film tax credit, saying helps boost their job prospects.
- Google tractor-beams Star Wars universe into Knowledge Graph Updated: May-04-15 5:37 pm
LOS ANGELES - Star Wars fans no longer have to search their feelings to discover the truth. They can just Google it.
- Going inside Big Bird, a film takes wing with Caroll Spinney Updated: May-04-15 1:58 pm
NEW YORK - He has lent body and soul to a certain 8-foot-tall 6-year-old for nearly half a century, all the while hidden from sight.
- Wanted by the US, Roman Polanski gets film award in Poland Updated: May-02-15 4:18 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Filmmaker Roman Polanski has received a film award and pressed his palms into plaster for the hall of independent cinema stars in Krakow- the same Polish city where a court is weighing a U.S. request for his extradition.
- Berkshire Hathaway meeting opens with humorous movie Updated: May-02-15 11:23 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Billionaire Warren Buffett again proved that he doesn't take himself too seriously in the humorous movie that starts the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting.
- Students object to showing of '50 Shades of Grey' at NDSU Updated: May-01-15 2:50 pm
FARGO, North Dakota - A Catholic student group at North Dakota State University is protesting the showing of "50 Shades of Grey" at the student union next week.
- Mexican actress best known for 'La India Maria' dies Updated: May-01-15 2:19 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexican actress and comedian Maria Elena Velasco, best known for her character "The Indian Maria," has died at age 74.
- Showtime's 'Penny Dreadful' takes satanic turn in 2nd season Updated: May-01-15 12:13 pm
ARDMORE STUDIOS, Ireland - John Logan, the creator, writer and show runner of Showtime's "Penny Dreadful," has a studio full of surprises in store for fans of the Victorian Gothic horror series. But the biggest one of all might be lurking in his own head.
- Filmmaker seeks market for film about Indiana legend Gunness Updated: May-01-15 12:07 pm
LAPORTE, Indiana - A northern Indiana native hopes to turn a short documentary about a LaPorte woman who was suspected of killing dozens of people into a full-length feature film.
- Hollywood rolls out red carpet to 'influencer' fans Updated: May-01-15 11:37 am
LOS ANGELES - Clad in his pajamas, Reid Jones often blogs about Marvel superhero movies, with starry ambitions of one day becoming an entertainment journalist.
- Sibling directors Kathleen and Rob Marshall help each other Updated: May-01-15 8:13 am
NEW YORK - When you're a respected, Tony-winning director and choreographer, who do you turn to for a second opinion? If you're Kathleen Marshall, you go to your older brother, Rob.
- Heroin documentary to debut in Edwardsville Updated: May-01-15 4:49 am
EDWARDSVILLE, Illinois - A documentary film on heroin abuse in Madison County debuts Sunday with a free screening at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
- Documentary on T-rex discovery leads to pardon request Updated: Apr-30-15 10:28 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Pete Larson has discovered thousands of fossils around the world, co-authored three books and led the team that unearthed the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex ever found. But there's one black mark on his record: a federal conviction that landed him in prison almost 20 years ago.
- Film productions spent $240M in NC during 2014 Updated: Apr-30-15 7:16 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The film industry spent just over $240 million on productions filmed in North Carolina last year.
- Walter Cronkite's grandson, voice of Dennis the Menace, dies Updated: Apr-30-15 5:01 pm
WATERVILLE, Maine - Late CBS news anchor Walter Cronkite's grandson and the voice of Dennis the Menace has died.
- Global warming documentary to close Cannes Film Festival Updated: Apr-30-15 1:04 pm
NEW YORK - The global warming documentary "Ice and Sky" will close out the 68th Cannes Film Festival.
- Review: Wiig captivates in funny, disturbing 'Welcome to Me' Updated: Apr-30-15 11:37 am
There's dark comedy, and then there's take-no-prisoners, dare-you-to-keep-looking dark comedy. Kristen Wiig's "Welcome to Me" falls decidedly in the latter category, making us laugh but feel deeply unsettled about doing so.
- The resurrection of Arnold: Schwarzenegger's 3rd act Updated: Apr-30-15 9:49 am
NEW YORK - Arnold Schwarzenegger followed the familiar script of a politician departing office in some ways, writing a memoir and doing speaking engagements. But, then again, most former governors don't make three films a year in which they regularly pile up double-digit body counts.
- Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center getting rare tapes of rodeo legend Updated: Apr-30-15 8:46 am
FORT PIERRE, South Dakota - An Arizona couple is giving the Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre a treasure trove of black-and-white films of the rodeo legend.