| May 7, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Here is the official list of award winners for this year's Newport Beach Film Festival, which wrapped up May 3 after screening some 450 films from 50 countries:
Best Feature Film: "Apartment In Athens"
Best Actor: Gerasimos Skiadaresis...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Ernest Borgnine died July 8 at the advanced age of Borgninety-five. I nearly had a chance to talk the guy a year and a half ago, when he was coming back to his home state of Connecticut for one of those celebrity anecdote-and-Q-&-A shows that older...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:04 PM
Two respective events saw the staff and Volunteers of the Burbank Animal Shelter (VBAS) reveal their newly renovated facility, while thousands of locals and visitors gathered to meet and greet a galaxy of stars from classic films and television shows this...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:42 PM
On Sunday, Hollywood celebrates itself and honors its own. All eyes (or most of them anyway) will be on the presentations of the Academy Awards.
But do the Oscars always end up in the right hands? Opinions abound on this topic, and what follows is only...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 1:08 PM
Classic movie fans are invited to hop onboard the Celebrity Millennium for the first-ever Turner Classic Movie Classic Cruise.
The cruise, hosted by the award-winning television network TCM, will depart from Miami to Key West and Cozumel on Dec. 8,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Re. "Looking back on the silver screen," (Forum, Aug. 29):
Jim Carnett's article brought up some not-so-pleasant realizations of which everyone is aware, but probably not paramount in our everyday thinking.
The subject, of course, is leaving this...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:11 PM
The Ernest Borgnine estate is listed in the Beverly Crest area at $3.395 million.
On the market for the first time in 60 years, the gated Country English compound sits on a half-acre knoll. The 6,148-square-foot home, designed by architect L.G. Scherer,...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof — Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman star in this 1958 adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at 7 p.m. at Windsor Public Library, 323 Broad St.
Fat City — Stacy Keach and Jeff Bridges star in this 1972...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Sitcom favorites Shelley Long and Cindy Williams get to strut their comedic stuff together for the first time in the Hallmark Movie Channel's new film, "Strawberry Summer," which airs at 8 p.m. Saturday. Both stars say they are surprised it took them this...
| Mar 20, 2009
Betsy Blair, an actress best remembered for playing the shy schoolteacher who meets Ernest Borgnine's lonely Bronx butcher at the Stardust Ballroom in the 1955 movie "Marty," has died. She was 85.
Blair, who was blacklisted in Hollywood in the 1950s...