| 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...
| 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."
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:05 PM
The veteran stunt coordinators turned co-directors of the action romp "John Wick" may have their next target in sight. David Leitch and Chad Stahelski are in early talks to direct Chris Pratt in "Cowboy Ninja Viking," The Times has confirmed.
| Jan 19, 2015
| 1:21 PM
Finding a new digital network for WLS-Ch.7, it turns out, called for a little funny business.
Laff, a 24/7 comedy network, is set to launch on ABC 7's digital subchannel in April, adding another major player to the multicast universe. Created by Katz...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
MGM has acquired a 55% stake in the production companies jointly owned by Mark Burnett, Roma Downey and Hearst Entertainment and has revived the United Artists banner to house the investment.
Burnett will serve as CEO of the newly formed United Artists...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
SAN SEBASTIAN -Aitor Arregi and Jon GaraÃ±o, two of the three top creative talents behind "Loreak" (Flowers), which world premieres Tuesday in San Sebastian's main competition, are preparing "Aundiya" (Alzo's Giant).
Set up at "Flowers'" production...