Earwolf Podcast Network plans expansion into TV production, while Funny or Die is taking its comedy from computer screens to movie theaters.
Delving into the African war machine that turns innocent children into murdering soldiers is not an easy topic to digest, despite expert direction and a pair of steely young actors.
Is it 'Argo' V 'Lincoln' or could a new frontrunner emerge this weekend?
The entertainment industry in Japan contributed $145.9 billion in “total economic impact” to the country’s economy, according to an MPAA-commissioned report by the Mitsubishi Research Institute.
Entertainment unions, including SAG-AFTRA, praise Gov. Jerry Brown's signing of two bills to extend California's production-incentive program.
Frankie’s Planet is currently seeking submissions for its feature film, “Subscribe Me.”
Keri Russell graces our cover this week, and she chatted with Backstage about her new romantic comedy "Austenland."
The big winner at the 2013 Independent Spirit Awards was "Silver Linings Playbook," taking home four of the five awards it was nominated for--including best feature, best director, best screenplay, and female lead for Jennifer Lawrence. The only category it lost was male lead, which instead went to John Hawkes ...
Backstage Senior Editor Mark Peikert on why Neal's portrayal of Alma might be one of the finest film performances ever.
The national film award of France bestows top honors on 'Amour,' also up for five Oscars.