| May 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Angelina Jolie has conjured up a couple of pairs of red-soled Christian Louboutin heels for her "Maleficient" press tour, and, boy, are they wickedly whimsical.
Jolie, who plays the villainous queen in Disney's latest adaptation of the "Sleeping...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:30 AM
"Who are you?"
It's a line Scott Foley, playing TV star Michael Astor, delivers to Sarah Steele's teenage character Susie Keegan in the new Donald Margulies play "The Country House" at the Geffen Playhouse after Susie delivers a diatribe of truth: The...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:00 PM
** (out of four)
Kelly Reichardt making a thriller is like Quentin Tarantino making a silent film. To do so, the filmmakers seemingly would have to adjust so much of what makes them work. In Reichardt’s case, the woman behind the wonderful “...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Early in Kelly Reichardt's "Night Moves" there's a scene where Josh and Dena, the furtive young eco-terrorists played by Jesse Eisenberg and Dakota Fanning, attend a screening of an earnest environmental documentary introduced by its director. Dena asks...
| Oct 24, 2011
When she returned to school at NYU over the summer, nothing was different for “Martha Marcy May Marlene” star Elizabeth Olsen. Well, one thing was different.
“There was one time when I had to miss class because I had to go to a...
| Nov 4, 2011
"It's scary to go to acting school," Elizabeth Olsen admits.
"You're always getting criticism — constructive criticism. It's never 'Good job.' Never. Your teacher will never tell you 'That was great.' And if they do, you know that's the only praise...
| Aug 15, 2012
(originally published March 15, 2010)
No, Kristen Stewart did not actually urinate on a guitar while playing Joan Jett in “The Runaways.” It just looks like it in the movie.
She did, however, sing and play guitar, and she does a pretty...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:08 AM
Director-producer Tony Scott, who apparently committed suicide Sunday in San Pedro at age 68, left behind a lengthy filmography.
One of the first directors to make the transition from commercials to features, he helmed movies including "Top Gun,”...
| Sep 23, 2012
With her trademark cotton-candy pink hair and Harajuku-meets-skater-girl style, 27-year-old model, blogger and fashion designer Audrey Kitching has been turning heads since the mid-2000s, when she emerged as one of the rising crop of Hollywood Internet...
| Jun 11, 2012
Years ago, Laura Marling received some advice.
“‘If you believe the good ones, you have to believe the bad ones,’” the British folk singer recalls someone telling her about reviews. “From that I deduced that it’s...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:51 PM
As the ampersand between their names indicates, "Ginger & Rosa" are inseparable, pals since birth, best friends for as long as anyone can remember. At least until now.
It's 1962 in London, and 17-year-old Rosa worries about finding true love, "the...