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  • 50+ Leading Men

     
    Matinee idols with the mojo to get the girl and break the box office—vote for the greatest, tell us if we missed any...
  • Oscars by the Numbers

     
    Surprising stats from the most famous awards show of them all...
  • Oscar voters: How some TV veterans made it into the academy

     
    Some members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences better known for their work in television than in film. How did they get in, and what perspective do they bring to the Oscars?...
  • Oscars 2012: Kenneth Branagh on some great expectations

     
    Kenneth Branagh knows all too well the burden that comes with playing multiple Oscar-winner Laurence Olivier -- and then earning an Oscar nomination for that work....
  • John Malkovich's message to the theater world on its special day

     
    John Malkovich will give the annual message for World Theatre Day in Paris at a March 22 kickoff gala of events leading up to the 50th annual celebration on March 27. Here's the text he'll deliver....
  • Lee Strasberg papers headed to Library of Congress

     
    Lee Strasberg, the acting instructor who promulgated the Method style of acting and nurtured the careers of James Dean, Marilyn Monroe, Al Pacino and many more, left behind a wealth of documents and other archival materials when he died in 1982. Now...
  • Warner Bros. to release Samuel Goldwyn film library on DVD

     
    Warner Bros. has signed a multi-year deal to release 73 classic films from produced by industy legend Samuel Goldwyn on DVD....
  • Kirk Douglas on the blacklist: Why Hollywood showed so little courage

     
    Kirk Douglas has written a lively new memoir about one of his greatest triumphs. Titled “I Am Spartacus!” it recounts how Douglas helped break the midcentury anti-communist blacklist by secretly hiring Dalton Trumbo to write “Spartacus,&...
  • Holiday TV religious programming 2012

     
    From the Pope's Christmas Day message to an airing of the memorable 1977 Jesus of Nazareth miniseries, here is some of the religious programming airing over the next few weeks, throughout the holiday season. All times Eastern. Check back for updates and...
  • Jimmie Fidler in Europe, Jan. 8, 1941

     
    Jan. 8, 1941: Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier, the “perfect lovers,” had an out-loud row just before sailing for Europe -- and almost went in opposite directions, Jimmie Fidler says. Keeping reading for more on the vice raids on nightclubs......
  • Murder? Madness? Hamlet will get his day in court before Justice Kennedy

     
    For one night, the big question in "Hamlet" won't be "To be, or not to be" but "Is he or isn't he?" -- as in "Is the prince of Denmark mentally competent to stand trial for the murder of Polonius?"......