Latest Coppola Stories

2010-07-26 11:12:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, has entered into a multi-year home entertainment distribution agreement with legendary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola's Zoetrope Corporation, it was announced today by Lionsgate President and Co-Chief Operating Officer Steve Beeks and Francis Ford Coppola on behalf of American Zoetrope.

2010-03-10 09:25:00

BERKELEY, Calif., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- American Zoetrope, the film studio created and used by filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola since 1970, recently completed the mix of Sofia Coppola's upcoming film "Somewhere" using their new Meyer Sound Cinema Experience monitoring system.

2009-08-19 21:46:43


2009-07-10 13:52:38

FBI investigators said DNA evidence recovered from a hat led to the arrest of an alleged mobster for a 1977 slaying. Investigators said the DNA of Michael Mikey Cigars Coppola, 63, an alleged member of the Genovese crime family, matched hair strands found in the hat, which was found near the body of gunned-down mobster John Johnny Coca Cola Lardiere, the New York Post reported Friday. Leslie McCurdy, a forensic scientist with the FBI, said the DNA test indicated the hat may have belonged to...

2008-08-15 15:00:43

U.S. actress and fashion designer Christina Fulton has announced her engagement to rocker Stian Thoresen. Also known as Shagrath, Thoresen is the front man for the black metal band, Dimmu Borgir. The couple's representatives said they will wed in a private sunset ceremony Sept.

2008-08-15 06:00:27

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress and philanthropic fashion designer Christina Fulton (The Doors) has announced her engagement to Stian Thoresen, also known as Shagrath, front man for the black metal band, Dimmu Borgir.

2006-05-24 17:23:04

By Mike Collett-White CANNES, France (Reuters) - Sofia Coppola has brought Marie Antoinette to the big screen, using rock music in a sumptuous portrayal of a misunderstood young queen, but some viewers at the Cannes film festival were less than impressed.

2005-10-03 18:39:53

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage's wife of 14 months gave birth on Monday to the couple's first child together, a son they named Kal-el -- a moniker recognized by comic book fans as the birth name of Superman.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.