Miramax Films News
Tobey Maguire Leads List of 5 Hollywood High Rollers
Tobey Maguire knows how to hold 'em and Leonardo DiCaprio knows when to fold 'em. Both actors were reportedly part of high-stakes poker games where tens of thousands of dollars regularly exchanged hands among Hollywood's biggest stars, including Ben Affleck and Matt Damon . Now, Maguire, who
'I Want My 'Project Runway'!'
As always, "Project Runway" shot its season finale on the final day of New York Fashion Week. All that was missing were the finalists. The three unknown designers were forced to remain hidden backstage after sending their collections down the runway. That's because a long, drawn-out legal fight has
'Project Runway' to Strut Again This Summer
Lifetime, NBC Universal and the producers of the "Project Runway" TV show are finally making it work. After months of legal limbo the Lifetime network announced Wednesday that it will air the sixth season of the fashion design competition featuring super model Heidi Klum this summer. The deal ends
Movie Studio's No-Smoking Sign
ABC News' Ed O'Keefe reports: The glamorous images of Hollywood actors smoking on the big screen may be coming to an end for one major movie studio. The head of Disney, the parent company of ABC News, pledged to Congress...
Michael Eisner Departs Disney Helm After 21 Years
After a colorful and sometimes controversial 21 years heading the Walt Disney Company, Michael Eisner today officially hands off to new CEO Robert Iger. Under Eisner's tenure, Disney's stock value has soared, and the company's annual revenues grew from $1.5 billion to nearly $31 billion. "His
Paula Froelich, reporter for The New York Post's "Page Six," says anyone can make it to the top of the "A" list if they follow "the rules." She gives readers those rules and also lets them in on the secrets of top publicists, fashion designers, moguls, entertainers and others. You can read an
Disney Announces Split With Weinsteins
The Walt Disney Co. and Miramax co-founders Bob and Harvey Weinstein today announced a settlement that will end the Weinsteins' reign as co-chairmen of Disney-owned Miramax Films when their contract is up in September. In what both sides described as an amicable settlement, Disney (parent company
One More Shot for Ben and Jen as Movie Team
The artists formerly known as "Bennifer" hardly proved to be the second coming of Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, but we haven't seen the last of them at least at movie theaters. It's questionable whether Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck would have completed Jersey Girl if it had been filmed
Why Does the Terminator Drive a Toyota?
When James Bond began saving the world 40 years ago, he did it in a customized, bulletproof, tire-piercing Aston Martin. These days an Aston Martin Vanquish costs a cool $235,000, and you don't see them on the interstate too often. But in the new film Terminator 3, Arnold Schwarzenegger drives a
Indie Filmmakers Face Long Road to Fame
It was nine years ago that brothers Richard and Robert LaPorta came up with an idea for a movie about a frustrated architect struggling with a creatively stifling boss, a wife who's ready to have children and a noisy upstairs neighbor with a penchant for cranking rock music at full blast. Armed