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Why George Lucas Paid Steven Spielberg Millions Because Of 'Star Wars'

Posted 03.28.2014 | Entertainment

George Lucas has said repeatedly over the years that, before "Star Wars" became the intergalactic smash it is today, industry insiders expected the sp...

Watch A Clip From An Early Lost Steven Spielberg Film

Posted 03.22.2014 | Entertainment

For some insight into what made Steven Spielberg an Academy Award-winning director with a net worth of $3.4 billion, try out this short clip of a film...

It Was Only A Matter Of Time Before Drones Made Art

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts

Inspired by the 1977 film "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," production studio Fiction has created massive light paintings that look like an alien ...

Live from New York!

Tim_Arnold | Posted 04.19.2014 | Entertainment
Tim_Arnold

"Heyyyyy, you made it!," Belushi says when he sees me standing up there. Sure did. Down I go. The Blues Bar is dimly lit, I can't see much.

Special Effects Legend Doug Trumbull Has Passion For UFO Hunting (VIDEO)

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 08.26.2013 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

Trumbull takes his UFO hunting as serious as his movie making. He owns an ex-military hummer that is kitted out with high-tech video equipment for the express purpose of filming a UFO. UFOTOG, the movie, is about a man using this sort of equipment to film a UFO.

Grand Illusions & Breakfasts in America: Conversations with Styx's James "J.Y." Young and Supertramp's Roger Hodgson

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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John Williams Makes Movie Music Come Alive

Danny Groner | Posted 12.26.2011 | New York
Danny Groner

Great music in cinema is often most powerful when it's subtle and in the background. John Williams has made a career out of it, working with some of the best directors in Hollywood.

Spielberg Honored as Game-Changer by Directors Guild

Pamela Ezell | Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment
Pamela Ezell

Steven Spielberg sat down at the Director's Guild Saturday to talk about his career as a part of the DGA's celebration of its 75th anniversary saluting "game-changers" who have advanced the art and craft of directing.

Jeremy Renner As Steve McQueen? I'm Not So Sure...

John Farr | Posted 06.05.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I read just the other day that Jeremy Renner may take the lead role in a Steve McQueen biopic. If it goes forward, I will be very interested to see the end product, but I would not care to be an angel investor.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Have You Hugged Your Cadaver Today? Glenn McQuaid on I Sell the Dead

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

I Sell the Dead has pretty much nothing going for it except a neat cast, plus the visual inventiveness and sheer, audacious wit of its director, Mr. McQuaid. Fortunately, that's more than enough.

Bill Richardson's Campaign Is Out Of This World!

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Perhaps he could have spoken to the issue in such a way that did not lump him in with Kucinich after that question further marginalized him as a fringe and (ahem) out-there candidate.