| Dec 13, 2007
| 6:51 AM
The 65th annual Golden Globes will air on NBC, but they'll have a distinct cable-TV feel.
Cable series dominate the major television categories, with seven of the 11 nominated comedy and drama series hailing from non-broadcast networks. The series...
| Dec 14, 2007
Say what you will about the Golden Globes -- They're a reliable predictor for the Oscars! They're an empty gesture in celebrity ego stroking! -- the fact remains: You can't swing a dead cat at the ceremony without hitting someone on Hollywood's A-list....
| Dec 14, 2007
SO the 82-voting members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. have punted.
They're either unable or unwilling to designate any sort of Oscar front-runner.
Instead, the group has nominated as many as 12 films for either best film, drama or comedy, for...
| Dec 21, 2007
Something doesn't smell right with "Charlie Wilson's War." I'm not particularly concerned with the specific facts it has left out of its telling. But what has been left in feels compromised and dodgy. The film glides along on the polish provided by the...
| Jan 22, 2008
| 2:37 PM
When I took a bleary-eyed glance at the nomination results early yesterday morning, I have to admit that my first reaction was -- is this the Oscars or the Independent Spirit Awards?
Four of the five nominees for best picture are films released by studio...
| Sep 23, 2009
David Adickes has created a lot in his Houston studio. More than 40 presidential busts, more than 10 feet tall, sit in the parking lot. He just finished another "Obama" but now Adickes recently started a new project.
"It's important to me; I like...
| Dec 2, 2009
| 10:39 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Shiri Appleby was born in Los Angeles on this date in 1978. This birthday gal made her biggest splash to date as Liz Parker on the series "Roswell." She also played a recurring role on "ER" and starred in the short-lived series "Life...
| Mar 13, 2009
Emily Blunt is British to the core, London-born, a veteran of the West End stage and many a BBC production.
But in spite of break-out work in her native accent in films such as The Devil Wears Prada, Blunt is finding her greatest fame on the big screen...