| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:05 AM
Buster Keaton is running in all directions at the moment. While the gravely beautiful and peerlessly graceful silent star wouldn't be caught dead shouting hip-hip-hooray, his fans can take care of that on his behalf.
Newcomers to Keaton's astonishing...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 6:29 AM
"Furious 7" sped to the top of the charts in its opening weekend with an eye-popping $147.2 million from 4,004 locations, box office firm Rentrak reported Monday.
Fueled by a growing fan base and intense interest in the late star Paul Walker, who died...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:40 AM
The high-octane "Furious 7" peeled out of the gates in its opening weekend, picking up a stunning $143.6 million from 4,004 locations to easily top the domestic box office, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
The expectation-shattering sum is a studio...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 8:14 PM
Roger Mayer, a movie executive who became a forceful advocate for film preservation after inspecting storehouses packed with decaying negatives on an MGM lot, has died. He was 88.
Mayer, who held top positions at MGM and at Turner Entertainment, had a...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Vincent D'Onofrio has played his share of bad guys in such films as "Men in Black," but the versatile character actor gets to be "Magnificent" in his next film project.
Although news reports last week said D'Onofrio was in talks to play the villain...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 2:49 PM
Vincent D'Onofrio could be headed toward a showdown at high noon with Denzel Washington and his posse.
The longtime "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" player is in talks to portray the villain in Sony Pictures and MGM's "Magnificent Seven" remake, The Times...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 8:15 AM
Elvis Presley would have turned 80 in January, and there are some new exhibitions for those who want to mark the milestone.
If you're going to Graceland, two exhibitions opened Thursday at Presley's home-turned-museum in Memphis, Tenn. You'll also...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:30 AM
"I am Eloise. I am six. I am a city child. I live at the Plaza."
So begins the iconic 1955 children's story "Eloise," written by Kay Thompson and drawn by Hilary Knight, whose title character is "not yet pretty but she is already a Person."
| Feb 28, 2015
| 9:00 AM
John Boorman has made a lot of tough-nosed, violent and demanding films, including the 1967 film noir "Point Blank" with Lee Marvin, the Oscar-nominated 1972 thriller "Deliverance," starring Burt Reynolds and Jon Voight, and "Excalibur," the visceral 1981...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The Oscar winner for best picture Sunday night probably won't be the movie that the majority of voters put atop their ballots.
That's because the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences uses a preferential voting system, one adopted six years ago...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:30 AM
On an unseasonably warm February afternoon, Rob Corddry sat in the back of a town car wending its way through the streets of Los Angeles. The actor, making the promotional rounds for his new comedy "Hot Tub Time Machine 2," was heading toward an interview...