- Leonard Nimoy's son makes Spock documentary to honor father Updated: Jul-03-15 3:25 pm
NEW YORK - Adam Nimoy has found a way to spend countless hours with his late father Leonard Nimoy: He's creating a documentary for the actor who played Spock on "Star Trek."
- 'Cartel Land' shows good and bad of vigilantes in Mexico, US Updated: Jul-02-15 5:08 pm
MEXICO CITY - 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 oust the region's main drug cartel.
- A biker named 'Stray Dog' postpones Granik's Ozarks exit Updated: Jul-02-15 9:47 am
NEW YORK - Debra Granik met Ron "Stray Dog" Hall at a biker church in the Ozarks.
- Amy Winehouse documentary wins raves but angers family Updated: Jul-02-15 7:49 am
LONDON - In "Amy," performers as diverse as Yasiin Bey and Tony Bennett sing the praises of the late Amy Winehouse, and the documentary helps reclaim the talented, troubled singer as a musician, rather than a mess.
- Documentary film about Market Basket dispute nears release Updated: Jul-01-15 1:45 pm
BOSTON - One of the most remarkable work stoppages in U.S. labor history will soon be the subject of a documentary film.
- Review: In Winehouse doc 'Amy,' celebrity is the villain Updated: Jun-30-15 7:31 pm
Asif Kapadia's Amy Winehouse documentary "Amy" is a slow, tragic zoom out. It begins with the intimacy of home movies and ends in far-away paparazzi footage. Our VIP access has been revoked.
- Campbell movie sets standard for CNN film Updated: Jun-30-15 3:40 pm
NEW YORK - CNN's airing of a documentary on singer Glen Campbell's fight with Alzheimer's Disease shattered previous viewership records for a movie on the news network.
- Award-winning oil boom documentary to air on Prairie Public Updated: Jun-29-15 2:28 am
WILLISTON, North Dakota - An award-winning documentary about the gritty side of life in the oil boomtown of Williston is set to air on Prairie Public TV.
- PBS: 'Finding Your Roots' Affleck episode violated standards Updated: Jun-24-15 7:40 pm
LOS ANGELES - PBS put its "Finding Your Roots" series on hold Wednesday after determining an episode that omitted references to Ben Affleck's ancestor as a slave owner violated its standards.
- Olivia Wilde spotlights ripple effects of Ebola crisis Updated: Jun-23-15 8:29 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Actress Olivia Wilde hopes that a documentary film she helped produce will remind the world about the lingering impact of the Ebola crisis in West Africa.
- Movies come to life for 'Wolfpack' clan at Universal Studios Updated: Jun-18-15 2:10 pm
UNIVERSAL CITY, California - "That's how a roller coaster feels!" exclaimed a soaking-wet Bhagavan Angulo, 23, as he emerged from the "Jurassic Park" ride at Universal Studios Hollywood.
- Producer: Cowboy film is real, but Eastwood pitch was not Updated: Jun-17-15 3:56 pm
HELENA, Montana - Matthew McClintock arrived in full Western garb stretched over his 6-foot, 5 inch frame to pitch a potential investor on a documentary about early Montana cowboys. He said he was talking to Clint Eastwood about narrating the film's opening, he mentioned his friendship with former first lady Barbara Bush and the two men bonded over serving in the Vietnam war.
- Netflix acquires Brad Pitt's McChrystal satire 'War Machine' Updated: Jun-08-15 2:01 pm
NEW YORK - Netflix has acquired the satirical comedy "War Machine," with Brad Pitt set to star as General Stanley McChrystal, adding a major dose of star power to the streaming service's growing stable of original films.
- Smithsonian documentary captures earthquake in Nepal Updated: Jun-05-15 4:22 pm
NEW YORK - It's now a given that most every natural disaster, even in a location as remote as Nepal, will be captured by gripping amateur video. The challenge for the Smithsonian Channel was taking this material and making it mean something more.