| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson are pushing the U.S. box office out of its posts-summer doldrums, with early Friday estimates for Sony's "No Good Deed" pointing to an opening weekend that could go as high as $25 million.
Warner Bros.' family sequel...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This year's Academy Awards ceremony clocked in at a hefty 3½ hours, and that's not even counting the red-carpet arrivals or the celebratory aftermath.
Reliving the show, however, will only take a minute, thanks to The Times' Oscars time-lapse, which you...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:46 PM
The period drama "12 Years A Slave" swept through the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, taking five prizes, including feature, director, supporting female, screenplay and cinematography. It won in all but two categories in which it was...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:44 AM
BEIJING -- The Beijing International Film Festival kicked off in the Chinese capital on Wednesday, opening with the French production "Beauty and the Beast" directed by Christophe Gans and starring Léa Seydoux and Vincent Cassel.
In only its fourth...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Paul Walker's sudden death in an automobile crash in November was devastating to his millions of fans. It also presented a challenge for Relativity, distributor of action movie "Brick Mansions," which had been scheduled for a February release.
| Apr 4, 2014
| 12:30 AM
LONDON -- Thesp Tom Hardy has partnered up with executive producer Ridley Scott for "Taboo," an eight-part miniseries created by Steven Knight ("Dirty Pretty Things," "Locke," "Eastern Promises").
Scott's Scott Free London and Hardy's Hardy Son &...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:30 AM
ROME - The TaorminaFilmFest will fete Claudia Cardinale with its Taormina Arte Award and a retro dedicated to the iconic Italo actress best known for her roles in Luchino Visconti's "The Leopard" and Federico Fellini's "8 1\2."
Located in Sicily,...
| 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...