| Feb 21, 2015
| 1:16 PM
Hot off the (spiked) heels of their blockbuster "Fifty Shades of Grey," stars Dakota Johnson and Rita Ora giddily reunited backstage at Oscar rehearsals.
Ora, who plays Christian Grey's sister in the film, was there to sing the nominated song "Grateful"...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:05 AM
The mega-hyped "Fifty Shades of Grey" is finally upon us, and even with Christian Grey's Red Room full of floggers and ropes, and Anastasia Steele's willingness to submit to them, the adaptation of E.L. James' bestselling erotic romance is being met...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 1:54 AM
It wasn't your typical movie-night attire. You could spot them right away. They were tall and elegantly dressed. He brought his whip. She wore a tight dress and sexy high heels.
The dashing Fort Lauderdale couple, Jeff and Nina Hallick, were among the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 6:52 PM
"Working Girl" (1988, Fox, R, $16), now on Blu-ray, is the deliciously entertaining Cinderella story of a Staten Island secretary who fakes it until she can make it, and winds up with Prince Charming and the job of her dreams.
The film is routinely...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:40 PM
Antonio Banderas, who plays the villain in "The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water," says variety is the spice of life.
The Spanish-born actor has starred in dramas ("Philadelphia"), comedies ("Two Much"), musicals ("Evita"), horror films ("Interview...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Bob Dylan has a new album coming out Feb. 3, "Shadows in the Night," a collection of pop songs about romance, heartbreak and other existential themes written by other songwriters.
But whatever you call this labor-of-love project, there's one thing Bob...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 1:26 PM
Dakota Johnson is bracing herself for the mega-fame that could come from starring in the erotic "Fifty Shades of Grey."
The young actress, who gently gazes from the cover of Vogue's February issue, told the fashion mag that she relishes not being...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Think: 10 a.m. breakfast in bed, celebrating a two-year anniversary with her boyfriend in Carmel. Romantic, to say the least, and it was about to get better for Greer Grammer when informed she would be Miss Golden Globe 2015.
"I got the call and I...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Mike Nichols' life was a study in endurance.
The celebrated director, who died Wednesday at 83, started off his Hollywood career with two groundbreaking works. "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in 1966 shook up the prim film industry with its frank,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Hot Property was just a kernel of an idea when Ruth Ryon proposed it in 1984 to Dick Turpin, then-editor of The Times' Real Estate section. The reporter thought there could be a column in the short stories she had started writing on notable people and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried is among the actors who have signed up for a marathon stage play that takes place in 24 hours and raises money for Urban Arts Partnership, which supports arts education in New York City's public schools.