| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:24 PM
NEW YORK -- The Gotham Awards handed their best feature award to a surprise contender Monday: the Coen brothers' folk-music tale "Inside Llewyn Davis."
"Fruitvale Station," the movie about an unarmed young man who was fatally shot at an Oakland train...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
“Fast & Furious 7” is in the grip of a production delay after the death of Paul Walker. There are several ways things could play out.
In a best-case scenario for the Universal franchise, filmmakers figure out, in editing and writing, how to...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:04 PM
When actors vote for awards, you can be sure of two things: They're going to love movies with sprawling casts (more parts = more work!) and showy roles that require physical transformation will typically beat subtler performances.
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:43 PM
It was quite the loud morning for Julia Louis-Dreyfus — the actress collected two Golden Globes nominations, one for her turn as narcissistic Vice President Selina Meyer on HBO's "Veep," as well as one for her role as a divorced single parent who...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:06 AM
After the coffee. Before making sure all my expense reports are filed.
The Skinny: A lot going on this weekend. I'm hoping to catch either "Don Jon" or "Enough Said" and then Sunday is football, "Breaking Bad," "Homeland" and "The Good Wife." Oh, and a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The MTV Movie Awards is known for its combustible moments and categories honoring such cinematic achievements as “best kiss” and “best gut-wrenching performance.” But when the annual raucousness gets under way Sunday from the Nokia...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The 86th Academy Awards were presented on March 2, and if you were among the estimated 43.7 million people watching the event on television you heard Jared Leto give an emotional speech accepting his best supporting actor Oscar and listened to John...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Carrie O'Connor thought she was a fairly healthy 35-year-old who went on daily jogs and ate well.
Then, more than a year ago, she suffered back-to-back heart attacks.
The first hit while she was treating herself to baubles at Smyth Jewelers in...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Ross Marquand has talked himself into a frenzy.
The Los Angeles actor's spot-on impersonation of Kevin Spacey's conniving politician Frank Underwood has turned "House of Thrones," a mashup video spoof of "House of Cards" and "Game of Thrones" on...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:08 PM
When the Brittany Murphy thriller “Something Wicked” wrapped production in July 2009, most members of the cast and crew assumed it wouldn’t be long until the independent film hit theaters. No one had a clue it would take nearly five...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:11 AM
"Everybody's got a sack of rocks," Elaine Stritch says, quoting her late husband, John Bay. Some people don't let you know it. Some people do. The 89-year-old Broadway, TV, movie and cabaret star never lets you forget it. Swinging her particular rock sack...