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  • Nuri Bilge Ceylan on 'Winter Sleep' and Learning to Love Boring Movies

    To those who may feel intimidated by the prospect of a three-hour-and-16-minute Turkish movie bearing the somnambulant title "Winter Sleep," director Nuri Bilge Ceylan has this advice: don't be afraid to be bored. "To be bored is not important," he says...
  • Movie 'Foxcatcher' wrestles with John du Pont tragedy

    Filmmaker Bennett Miller was attending a DVD signing at Manhattan's Tower Records about eight years ago when a stranger approached him with a manila envelope. The man, who turned out to be producer Tom Heller, handed the director a package filled with...
  • When it comes to Vivien Leigh, she gives a damn

    When it comes to Vivien Leigh, she gives a damn
    You think you know Vivien Leigh. After all, the British actor won Academy Awards as Scarlett O'Hara in "Gone With the Wind" and Blanche DuBois in "A Streetcar Named Desire," two iconic roles that would have kept her name in headlines even without her...
  • Anjelica Huston demands 'Watch Me' ... new book is a true revelation!

    "I FELT a loss of identity," writes the successful author, sometime model and Oscar-winning actress Anjelica Huston in the second book of her astounding memoir. It is titled this time around "Watch Me." WELL, no wonder. She grew up in the intimidating...
  • Fickle social media can boost, or trip up, Oscar hopefuls in an instant

    Fickle social media can boost, or trip up, Oscar hopefuls in an instant
    The lights hadn't even come up yet after Tuesday night's AFI Fest premiere of "Selma" when the tweets started rolling out from the Egyptian Theater, virtually all of them praising Ava DuVernay's Martin Luther King biopic and the performance of its star,...
  • Sloan Summit Skeds Screenings of 'Theory of Everything,' 'Imitation Game'

    Screenings of "The Theory of Everything" and "The Imitation Game" (in photo above) will be key parts of the three-day Sloan Film Summit in L.A., which is devoted to the mixture of art and science. The event, at LA Live Nov. 14-16, features panel...
  • Bill Clinton is lauded at all-star jazz gala. But he left his sax at home.

    Bill Clinton is lauded at all-star jazz gala. But he left his sax at home.
    To get it out of the way right at the top: No, he didn't play saxophone. But that hardly stopped Bill Clinton from strutting across the stage of the Dolby Theatre like a true-blue jazz cat. And how could you blame him? By the time he appeared Sunday...
  • Videogame Industry Rallies Around First 'Game Awards' (EXCLUSIVE)

    The videogame industry is ready to put on its own awards show. The three major console makers, Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo, and the largest publishers that produce games for the systems, have paired up to back "The Game Awards," with the first event set...
  • Belafonte Electrifies Governors Awards, Issues Challenge to Hollywood

    Harry Belafonte gave one of the all-time great acceptance speeches at Saturday night's Governors Awards, citing Hollywood's often-shameful power to influence attitudes, and challenging the heavy-hitters in the room to instead create works that allow...
  • As seen on TV: Coral Springs woman's jewelry on hit shows

    As seen on TV: Coral Springs woman's jewelry on hit shows
    "The Young and the Restless." "The Vampire Diaries." "Hart of Dixie." Kathryn Doll never imagined her jewelry designs — created from her Coral Springs home studio — would appear on some of TV's most popular daytime and primetime shows. But...
  • 'Interstellar' Tops Friday Box Office, 'Big Hero 6′ Skyrocketing to Weekend Win of $56 Million

    "Big Hero 6" and "Interstellar" are hitting out-of-this-world figures in their opening weekends. Paramount's "Interstellar" hauled $17 million Stateside at the Friday box office, edging out Disney's "Big Hero 6," which earned $15.8 million. However, the...