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Industry News

Were living through seismic shifts in the entertainment industry. And while many readers may not care about Producer X and Executive Y, tracking the latest industry shifts could very well impact the content entering your home in the near future.

The HiT List: Maiden Voyage Edition
3 years ago

The HiT List: Maiden Voyage Edition

Larry King’s contribution to journalism was raising the softball question to a fine art. We still miss his USA Today columns for those dot-dot-dot musings.

So in his honor …

Sen. …
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Where Have You Gone, Michael Moore?
3 years ago

Where Have You Gone, Michael Moore?

The far-left filmmaker once owned the documentary genre with hits like “Fahrenheit 9/11” and “Bowling for Columbine.” Back then, the documentary genre lacked populist appeal and struggled to get the …
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Who Will Carry Joan Rivers’ No Apologies Torch?
3 years ago

Who Will Carry Joan Rivers’ No Apologies Torch?

That peculiar tribute speaks to our apology-obsessed culture. It doesn’t show, alas, that said culture will be changing with the comedienne’s passing. The next time a comic tells a tasteless …
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Director: Crew Feared Backlash Over Ties to ‘2016’
3 years ago

Director: Crew Feared Backlash Over Ties to ‘2016’

Modern Hollywood routinely recalls the period’s assault on free speech, notably in the 2007 documentary “Trumbo.”

Such industry intolerance couldn’t rise up again. Could it?

John Sullivan, the co-director of …
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Netflix Delivers Fair, Balanced Doc Lineup
3 years ago

Netflix Delivers Fair, Balanced Doc Lineup

The streaming giant showcases “Gas Land,” a documentary assailing the use of fracking as a energy source as well as “FrackNation,” which does just the opposite.

 

Look further, and you’ll …
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CIA Targeted (Again) in Upcoming Terrorist Thriller
3 years ago

CIA Targeted (Again) in Upcoming Terrorist Thriller

Look no further than “The November Man,” the latest film following some CIA agents who operate under less than ethical guidelines.

Now, a new thriller promises to take a fresh …
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Report: Sarandon, Redford Cover for Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper on Death Penalty
3 years ago

Report: Sarandon, Redford Cover for Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper on Death Penalty

When “Death Row Stories,” the CNN docu-series powered by Hollywood liberal Robert Redford and Susan Sarandon, got a major politician to say too much they left the material on the …
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More ‘Dead’ Stumbling Our Way
3 years ago

More ‘Dead’ Stumbling Our Way

The moment the AMC horror series began attracting huge audiences it seemed like a copycat series was inevitable.

Now, one is heading our way, but the notion of yet another …
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Show Business? Hollywood Picks Ideology Over Box Office
3 years ago

Show Business? Hollywood Picks Ideology Over Box Office

Hard to imagine that conversation happening any time soon. Yet some major Hollywood players are banking on audiences clamoring to choose between those two subjects.

Robert Redford will star in …
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Exclusive: Pat Boone Recalls Joan Rivers’ Open-Minded Spirit
3 years ago

Exclusive: Pat Boone Recalls Joan Rivers’ Open-Minded Spirit

Boone met Rivers years ago when the comedienne came to hear what Jerry Falwell had to say about Hollywood’s impact on popular culture.

Boone tells Hollywood in Toto that during …
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