| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:26 PM
"The Heat," starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, is the latest entry in a long-running and much-loved movie joke: the buddy-cop comedy. In this case, a bosom-buddy cop comedy.
The movie follows a well-beaten path. They're cops, they're enemies,...
| May 23, 2013
| 12:57 PM
The Juarez-to-El Paso passage by way of FX is within sight. The cable network announced its crime thriller "The Bridge" will make its debut July 10.
The present-day drama sets its focus on U.S.-Mexico border tensions. After an American judge known for...
| May 25, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Charlie Sheen is changing his name to Carlos Estevez in the upcoming film "Machete Kills," according to reports.
The actor is going back to his birth name and Latino roots, using the moniker Carlos Estevez in the trailer for action film "Machete Kills,"...
| May 15, 2013
| 3:11 PM
After teasing viewers with several short video teases, FX finally released a full-on trailer for its latest drama, "The Bridge," which will debut at 9 p.m. CT July 10.
Based on a successful Scandinavian drama by the same name (but, you know, "Broen" in...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Director Oliver Stone gets back to the grit that typified much of his early work with this version of Don Winslow's novel, sparked by a couple of young drug peddlers (Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Johnson) who refuse to play with a cartel boss (Salma Hayek) who...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 9:53 PM
The Screen Actors Guild handed out three of its five film awards Sunday night to performers in the 1960s civil rights drama "The Help," injecting a little excitement into the Oscar race.
The cast of the film received the group's top honor, the SAG...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 9:16 AM
No shock that “Hugo” and “The Artist” dominated this year’s Oscar nominations (for a full list, go here. I even wouldn’t have been surprised if the dog from “The Artist” had scored a nom. But there were...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Demian Bichir is a Mexican actor of some repute who has what could be a break-out performance in “A Better Life,” the latest version of the illegal immigrant saga to be turned into film by Hollywood. Chris Weitz directed this “Bicycle...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Demian Bichir from 'A Better Life' is deserving of Oscar best actor glory...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Mickey Cohen's raucous old nightclub, Slapsy Maxie's, is long gone. But on a recent Friday night, I found myself roaming around a stylish replica of the legendary gangster's old club where Warner Bros. is filming "The Gangster Squad," which chronicles the...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Is it time for a luxury tax on Hollywood's out of control Oscar spending?...