| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Despite the transparency created by the Internet information explosion, many celebrities and billionaires still try to approach home listing, selling and buying in stealth mode.
This week's Hot Property column looks at Madonna shifting gears from a...
| Oct 22, 2012
Flick Picks: In the Oct. 18 Calendar section, the Flick Picks listings said that "Creature From the Black Lagoon" would screen Monday night at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The screening was Oct. 16.
Mapplethorpe exhibition: In the Oct. 20...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:03 AM
An international trailer for “Star Trek Into Darkness” has been released, whetting appetites with juicy plot points from the film, ......
| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:42 AM
If the latest trailer for J.J. Abrams' highly anticipated “Star Trek Into Darkness” is any indication, the film looks to ......
| Oct 4, 2012
| 7:02 AM
This post has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details. Over the last half-century, the actors who have ......
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Film producer Samuel Goldwyn is credited with the phrase, "The harder I work, the luckier I get."
Goldwyn — the "G" in "MGM" — never got to meet Newport Harbor High junior Cleo Harrington. But even he would probably be impressed with the...
| Aug 15, 2012
Irving Fein was a veteran Hollywood studio publicist when he began his 28-year association with Jack Benny in 1947, first as the popular radio comedian's publicity and advertising director.
One of Fein's successful ideas was to promote Benny's new...
| Mar 30, 2011
Farley Granger, a handsome young leading man during Hollywood's post-World War II era who was best known for his starring roles in the Alfred Hitchcock suspense thrillers "Strangers on a Train" and "Rope," has died. He was 85.
Granger died of natural...
| Apr 15, 2011
Arthur Marx, a veteran television writer, playwright, celebrity biographer and memoirist who wrote extensively about an often fractious life with his father, comedic legend Groucho Marx, has died. He was 89 and died of natural causes Thursday at his Los...
| Jan 24, 2012
Bingham Ray, the co-founder of October Films, one of the top independent film distribution companies of the 1990s, and a former president of United Artists who was a leading force in independent films for more than two decades, died Monday. He was 57....
| Apr 7, 2011
Bill Varney, an Academy Award-winning sound mixer whose final film credit was a "director's edition" of Orson Welles' "Touch of Evil" that was released on the film's 40th anniversary, has died. He was 77.
Varney died Saturday of congestive heart...