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  • Michael Fassbender is poised to strike

    Michael Fassbender is poised to strike
    This movie season, Michael Fassbender keeps getting lectured on the ways of the world. By an unlikely teacher. The German-born, Ireland-raised actor plays cruel plantation owner Epps in the period drama "12 Years a Slave," in which Brad Pitt, as a...
  • Ricky Jay keeps his magic tricks, and thoughts, close to the vest

    Ricky Jay keeps his magic tricks, and thoughts, close to the vest
    About midway through the documentary "Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay" (opening Friday at the Music Box Theatre), Jay emerges backstage after a performance and is greeted by a roomful of people. As he acknowledges his well-...
  • Alec Baldwin chats: MSNBC show and his 'Seduced and Abandoned' film

    Alec Baldwin chats: MSNBC show and his 'Seduced and Abandoned' film
    Airing Monday night on HBO, "Seduced and Abandoned" is a meta-documentary in which actor Alec Baldwin and his filmmaker pal James Toback take a look at the arbitrary deal-making process behind today's movie business. Toback and Baldwin roamed the Cannes...
  • Q&A: Michael Shannon imagines General Zod's trip to Wiener's Circle

    Q&A: Michael Shannon imagines General Zod's trip to Wiener's Circle
    Perhaps it’s not surprising that Michael Shannon, an Oscar nominee (“Revolutionary Road”) known for playing troubled characters, appears as tortured madman General Zod in “Man of Steel,” opening Friday. Would he be open to...
  • '2 Guns': The surprising consistency of Denzel Washington

    With the notable exception of 2012's "Flight" — a character piece that earned him fresh plaudits and an Academy Award nomination -- Denzel Washington has had a remarkably consistent career over the last five years. Every one of the five lead roles...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: 'Great Performances' on PBS

    Friday's TV Highlights: 'Great Performances' on PBS
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Feb. 9 - 15, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies   See latest XXII Winter Olympics TV schedule here.   --------------------...
  • Satan cut from 'Son of God' after Obama look-alike controversy

    Satan cut from 'Son of God' after Obama look-alike controversy
    "Son of God" won't be giving the devil his due — or rather, his screen time. To avoid another controversy about the character of Satan bearing a physical resemblance to President¬†Obama in the upcoming religious film, the filmmakers have gone out...
  • Will Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' be a slam-dunk for movie stars?

    Will Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' be a slam-dunk for movie stars?
    As the dominant force in late-night television, Jay Leno's "The Tonight Show" was an essential stop for movie stars flogging their upcoming films. But Monday marked the dawn of a new era for "Tonight," one with Jimmy Fallon at the reins, raising the...
  • Oscar myths: Best acting? Close contests?

    Oscar myths: Best acting? Close contests?
    Cary Grant is generally considered the best screen actor of all time. But he was nominated just twice in his long career, and he never won. Oscar nominators saluted him for the dramas "Penny Serenade" and "None But the Lonely Heart." Those are hardly...
  • Stephen Frears likes his women strong

    Stephen Frears likes his women strong
    He came in from the rain wearing a scarf, tattered pants, unlaced canvas tennis shoes and a sweater somewhere between the colors of plum and rust. His hair looked like an approaching storm, and he had missed a spot shaving just above the collar. His...
  • Did the Funky Chicken land Emilia Clarke her 'Game of Thrones' role?

    Did the Funky Chicken land Emilia Clarke her 'Game of Thrones' role?
    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...