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Pfister, Depp reunite for sci-fi ‘Transcendence’

AP Photo/Zach Cordner LOS ANGELES (AP) — For more than a decade, cinematographer Wally Pfister brought director Christopher Nolan’s cinematic visions to life. Now, he’s the one calling the shots. His directorial debut, the new sci-fi mystery...

Strahan’s ‘GMA’ side job confirmed with his visit

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Strahan has made good on reports that he’s joining “Good Morning America” by paying a visit to the ABC breakfast show on Tuesday. The former football star and current co-host with Kelly Ripa of “Live With Kelly and...

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell injured in car accident

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC says its host Lawrence O’Donnell was injured with his brother Michael in a taxi accident Saturday while vacationing out of the country. The network didn’t specify where the accident occurred. The two were transported back to the United...

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell injured in car accident

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC says its host Lawrence O’Donnell was injured with his brother Michael in a taxi accident Saturday while vacationing out of the country. The network didn’t specify where the accident occurred. The two were transported back to the United...

Criterion Collection extends Hulu streaming deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The Criterion Collection and Hulu have extended their deal to keep the video platform as the exclusive streaming home of Criterion’s vast library of art house films. The new deal was revealed exclusively to The Associated Press. Terms of the deal...

Norway restores, donates silent film to Beijing

BEIJING (AP) — Norway has donated a restored Chinese silent film from the 1920s to China’s national film archive, despite a prolonged chill in diplomatic ties between the countries. Two representatives of the National Library of Norway presented the film on Tuesday to...

China Film takes 1st stake in Hollywood movies

HONG KONG (AP) — China’s state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two projects by production company Legendary Entertainment. The two companies said on Tuesday that China Film would make an...

2014 Pulitzer winners in journalism and arts

The 2014 Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists, and the judges’ comments: — JOURNALISM - Public Service: The Guardian US and The Washington Post for the revelation of widespread secret surveillance by the National Security Agency. The committee cited the Post for...

‘The Flick’ by Annie Baker wins Pulitzer for drama

NEW YORK (AP) — Annie Baker’s “The Flick” has won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for drama. The Columbia University’s prize board on Monday gave the playwright, who is in her early 30s, the prize for her play about friendship, morality and loyalty set in a...

Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer

NEW YORK (AP) — Donna Tartt’s “The Goldfinch” has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. The history award was given to Alan Taylor’s “The Internal Enemy,” and general nonfiction Monday went to Dan Fagin’s “Toms River.”...