| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Multi-hyphenate Tilda Swinton can now add DJ to her ever-growing list of roles in the entertainment biz.
Swinton guest DJed on the Los Angeles public radio station KCRW on Wednesday, sharing music that served as inspiration on the set of "The...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:53 AM
The latest Disneynature documentary hits theaters nationwide Friday in time for Earth Day.
"Bears" tells the story of a mother, Sky, teaching her young cubs valuable life lessons as they live their lives in scenic Alaska.
The documentary is narrated...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:06 AM
I saw Philip Seymour Hoffman play Willy Loman on Broadway, and what I remember most is sheer exhaustion at the play's end.
A great and committed actor, he made you feel like you had lived "Death of a Salesman" with him.
At the curtain call in 2012,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:09 PM
A funeral Mass for actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was held Friday at St. Ignatius of Loyola church on Park Avenue in New York City, with dozens of acting luminaries turning out to bid farewell to the Oscar winner who died Sunday of an apparent heroin...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:00 AM
By the time that Beck Hansen finished his lush, melancholy new record, "Morning Phase," he had become so consumed by the process that he says he'd caused brain damage.
"I've heard each song about six or seven thousand times, to the point where it's...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 2:23 PM
On Sunday night in Los Angeles, two competing entertainments occupied downtown concert spaces to offer musical variety. At the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live before a few thousand people and a few million TV viewers, the American Music Awards beamed high-tech...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:00 PM
As a theater actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman commanded a pile-driving force. He didn’t start softly and build. He came out of the blocks in a fury and steadily ratcheted up to an apoplectic finish.
Writing in the Village Voice about his...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences continues their tradition of scheduling a jam-packed week of events leading up to the March 2 Oscarcast, in which the org puts the spotlight on several of the categories. All will feature participation of...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 1:44 PM
The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in an apparent drug overdose Sunday leaves behind a diverse and impressive body of work cut tragically short. From his pornographer turn in "Boogie Nights" to his Oscar-decorated turn as Truman Capote to his...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:30 PM
In 2014, the week leading up to and including Academy Awards Sunday is packed with events, parties, pampering salons and luxury suites, so much so that Hollywood A-listers, nominees and influencers -- who are, naturally, invited to everything -- will need...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 11:46 AM
The first trailer for Marvel's upcoming cosmic adventure "Guardians of the Galaxy," based on the comic book of the same name, has been released, and you might say it's full of unusual suspects.
Amid clips of zooming spaceships, heavily armed humanoids...