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5 Huge Mistakes You'll Make in the Film and TV Business (and How to Avoid Them)

Dean Silvers | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment
Dean Silvers

Why did no one see your short film? Why didn't it get into those festivals? Why wasn't your feature film bought and distributed? Why couldn't you sell your script?

"The Wolf of Wall Street" Is.... Awfully Long!

Jay Weston | Posted 02.21.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

There is a certain irony at the fact that the movie, "The Wolf of Wall Street," is opening on Christmas day. It's a day supposed to celebrate extending good will towards all men and women.

Visiting the Set of "Game of Thrones" and "Lawrence of Arabia" in Morocco

Karin Badt | Posted 02.02.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

The Marrakesh International Film Festival, in conjunction with the Moroccan National Tourism Bureau, treated 60 journalists and film industry professi...

Commentary: Are the '70s Movies Overrated?

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Lists of the greatest this or the best that are provocations and nothing more. Whether it's a critic offering his 10-best list of films (or books ...

Pain and Gain Belongs to Michael Bay

Carole Mallory | Posted 06.22.2013 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Though Pain and Gain will leave you feeling a bit spent, you will have deposited your emotions in a worthwhile experience.

Bridesmaids Revisited

Jezebel | Posted 02.27.2012 | Women

The ladies of Bridesmaids presented a few awards tonight and, what a surprise, they were funny! First, Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig engaged in some g...

An Insider's Look at Paramount's Golden Globes Weekend

Jay Weston | Posted 03.18.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

At the Friday evening party at the studio, I had an opportunity to speak to Jane Fonda about her new book, Prime Time. We discussed her conclusion that the last third of your life can be the best.

Roger Corman Shares Success Stories About Young Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Howard and Jack Nicholson in Cannes Masterclass

Karin Badt | Posted 07.19.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

Roger Corman is a mythic hero in the movie business for his indisputable achievements and generosity. Yesterday his generosity continued: at age 85, he gave a Master Class to young would-be American filmmakers on how to be a success.

Author Who Stopped Being An Author Gets Profiled

startribune.com | Posted by James Lileks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

As far as the rest of the world is concerned, Fran Lebowitz stopped writing in 1981 to devote herself fully to smoking. There's been talk of a novel, ...