| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:11 AM
One of the breakout stars of HBO's "Game of Thrones" is Emilia Clarke, who plays the blond-haired "Mother of Dragons," Daenerys Targaryen, on the hit series. While Clarke's acting chops are not in question, one does have to wonder how an actress fresh out...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Most movies made from young-adult best-sellers feature dashing leading men and "Divergent" is no exception. Taylor and Liam step aside. Soulful Brit Theo James could be the next YA obsession.
The star of the 2013 CBS police drama...
| Mar 7, 2014
Re "Waiting for 'Years,'" March 4
When a significant segment of the American experience can be artfully portrayed as slavery was in "12 Years a Slave," perhaps we have matured enough to embrace other significant parts of our history.
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Jason Bateman is used to transitions.
In a career that stretches back nearly 35 years, he has pulled off tricky moves from child actor to adult star and from television to movies. Now, with the opening Friday of "Bad Words," his debut film as director,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
In a slight change in procedure, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on Monday morning announced the slate of presenters at Sunday's Oscars.
The roster includes representatives of Hollywood from the 1950s and 1960s (Kim Novak, Sidney Poitier)...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 1:45 PM
We watch these big-budget, big-star feature films time and again, and we learn to appreciate the actors and recognize them as Hollywood’s most famous stars. Sometimes we’re such fans that we see movies just because of them.
Brad Pitt. Will...
| Mar 3, 2014
Cate Blanchett won her second Academy Award for her lead performance in Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine."
The actress, who previously won supporting actress for "The Aviator" in 2004, thanked Allen in her speech for writing the script and casting her after a...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
From Brad Pitt to the pizza guy, backstage at the Oscars was a site for surprises, smooches and last-minute prepping.
After Pitt's "12 Years a Slave" won best picture, the actor-producer grabbed director Steve McQueen's face and planted a kiss on it....
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:00 PM
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| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON — For the second straight year, a story taken from the pages of American history triumphed at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards, with "12 Years a Slave" winning prizes for best film and for leading actor Chiwetel Ejiofor....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:55 AM
The Academy Awards' reigning best actor, Daniel Day-Lewis, and best actress, Jennifer Lawrence, will join this year's ceremony as presenters, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced.
Day-Lewis is a three-time Oscar winner, most...