| Apr 22, 2015
| 8:50 AM
Starlet Alicia Vikander has her breakout role in the critically-adored/fanboy-hyped artificial intelligence thriller "Ex Machina."
Playing a robot whose creator suspects she might pass for sentient, Vikander shows a "placid inscrutability" Boston Globe...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 5:20 AM
This week's new DVD releases feature three films that garnered Oscar nominations.
"The Imitation Game," Grade B: A group of Brits rush to defeat the German code machine during World War II. Benedict Cumberbatch stars. At the core, this is a story about...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Danielle Brisebois has never been afraid of taking risks.
One of the biggest she ever took was to walk away from acting when she was 18 to concentrate on her music career.
Though there have been struggles and disappointments along the way, Brisebois...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 5:30 AM
The Super Bowl of fashion that is the Oscars red carpet is upon us, and the quarterbacking has officially begun.
The Oscars is mostly a game of big European fashion houses, because they are the ones with the most money to throw around to sign...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:28 AM
The week's highlights include the "Castle" wedding (finally), the last "Blacklist" on Monday, a "Voice" expansion (it's the November sweeps!) and a "Shark Tank" celebration.
The Top 20 perform on "The Voice," which offers viewers five...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 10:10 AM
How big will the Hollywood Film Awards be this Friday on CBS?
Adding Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp and Jared Leto to the mix should bring in viewers.
Jolie has directed "Unbroken," a World War II film that is considered a strong Oscar candidate. Depp...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Critics' favorites "Boyhood" and "Birdman" are among the top contenders in nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Ensembles from both films will compete with the casts of "The Theory of Everything," "The Imitation Game" and "The Grand...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Clint Eastwood, Angelina Jolie and Bradley Cooper were snubbed in the Golden Globe nominations, which suggest it will be a "Birdman" vs. "Boyhood" race for the Oscars.
Eastwood, Cooper and their "American Sniper" were ignored by the Hollywood Foreign...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:33 AM
"The Voice" is going to get a huge promotional lift from the Oscars.
Adam Levine will perform on the Feb. 22 Oscar telecast on ABC.
Then "The Voice" returns Feb. 23 on NBC.
Levine will sing the Oscar-nominated "Lost Stars" from the movie "Begin...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Franklin Leonard wasn't looking to upend the system. He just wanted some good vacation reading.
In 2004, Leonard was working as a development executive at Leonardo DiCaprio's production company, Appian Way, charged with sifting through piles of...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The Screen Actors Guild Awards red carpet started off kind of dull on Sunday, Los Angeles Times fashion critic Booth Moore reports. [Los Angeles Times]
But Emma Stone, Keira Knightley, Reese Witherspoon, Claire Danes, Lupita Nyong'o and a few others...