| Jun 25, 2015
| 4:40 PM
There's nothing like "The Tribe," the astounding debut feature from Ukrainian writer-director Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy about a mob operating within a crumbling school for the deaf. One need not read it as a metaphor for the director's homeland to...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 2:35 PM
Keeping the pronouns straight. In my experience, that's the hardest part of adjusting to a friend's sex-change operation.
My experience in this case consists of working in the same newsroom as Ridgely Hunt, an award-winning war correspondent for the...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Sissy Spacek remembers the kaleidoscope of emotions she felt when she earned her first lead actress Oscar nomination as the tormented telekinetic teen in Brian De Palma's 1976 horror film, "Carrie."
"I was so excited when I got nominated," said Spacek....
| May 21, 2015
| 11:42 AM
The onetime Eagle Rock home of prolific actor Pepe Serna and his wife, Diane, has come on the market for the first time in nearly two decades.
Serna, known for his role in the grisly chainsaw scene from Brian De Palma’s 1983 film “Scarface,&...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 10:13 AM
Tom Cruise and his super-spy friends may have met their match in the first trailer for "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation," the fifth installment of the $2-billion franchise.
Set for release July 31 from Paramount Pictures, "Rogue Nation" finds Cruise,...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Pepe Serna arrives carrying a big bag. Inside is a treasured bit of movie history: his prop arm from Brian De Palma's 1983 gangster masterpiece "Scarface."
Though he's been in some 100 films, Serna is best known as Angel, Tony Montana's (Al Pacino)...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 11:41 AM
Universal Pictures' "Scarface" remake has recruited screenwriter Jonathan Herman.
After working on the studio's N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton," Herman has come aboard to rewrite a new take on the gangster tale made famous by Al Pacino and...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:53 AM
MADRID - A lo largo de su carrera ha conocido las mieles del éxito y las hieles del fracaso, ha sido uno de los hombres más guapos del mundo y tiene su propia banda de música. Ahora, con sesenta años que no aparenta, Kevin Costner vuelve con fuerza al...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A number of recent movies — including some of this year's top awards contenders — revive a decades-old debate about the type of director who shapes the most memorable films.
In his famed 1962 essay, "Notes on the Auteur Theory," Andrew...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Among the 15 suspected San Diego street-gang members charged in a string of shootings is Brandon Duncan, an aspiring rap singer.
Duncan, 33, who raps under the name Tiny Doo, is not accused of providing the guns or being present at the nine shootings...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:42 AM
This may be the weekend when life in South Florida is at its zenith: Not only do we get to blithely dismiss “the polar who-tex?” but we get to throw a little big-city culture around as the world’s great authors gather at the hearth of...