| Sep 24, 2012
| 3:45 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Showtime's psychological thriller "Homeland" upstaged the more established dramas at the 64th Primetime Emmys Sunday night, winning four Emmys, including the top drama series honor.
ABC's "Modern Family" also captured four comedy awards,...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel took shots at Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm's Emmy losing streak, among others, during his four-minute opening monologue. Here are some of his best jokes.
- "'Downton Abbey' is an amazing...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Prepare the sledgehammer and the Dom Perignon. A new stage adaptation of Stephen King's "Misery" will have its world premiere this fall.
The play is scheduled to debut in late November at the Bucks County Playhouse in Pennsylvania. It was written by...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
You might call Tracie Thoms a triple-triple threat: The Baltimore native sings, dances and acts, and her career encompasses film, television and theater.
Introduced to acting and television at an early age — her father, Donald Thoms, is a...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Of all the movies reconfigured for 3-D since the craze resurfaced, director James Cameron's revisiting of his 1997 Oscar winner was one of the most anticipated.
Certainly, the depth of the images is notably enhanced this time as passengers Jack and...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:56 AM
My friend Phil and I both belong to the cult of Bill Simmons, the sportswriter, mostly because he’s one of the few sportswriters out there who shares our slavish devotion to NBA basketball as the world’s crowning athletic league achievement....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Film Society will show romantic comedy
The Laguna Beach Film Society is showing "You May Not Kiss the Bride," at 7 p.m. Thursday at the South Coast Cinema, 162 S. Coast Hwy.
The movie, directed by Lagunan Rob Hedden, is described as an "action-packed,...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Laguna Beach resident and director Rob Hedden traded his seaside town for the tropical island of Hawaii for his latest film, "You May Not Kiss the Bride."
The independent film may have only had a $7-million budget but that didn't keep big names from...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:22 AM
On September 10th, James Cameron’s epic Titanic will be released for the first time ever on Blu-ray 2D and 3D.
I thought I would commemorate 4-disc set with a 3-part blog on my experiences with the Titanic.
I am embarrassed to admit I bought a DVD...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:04 AM
Actress Kathy Bates is recovering after having a double mastectomy, a publicist confirmed Wednesday.
Bates, nominated for an Emmy for her lead role in the TV drama series "Harry's Law," was diagnosed with breast cancer two months ago, the actress...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...