| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Hollywood Boulevard was quiet on the Monday morning after the Oscars. The parties were over, the limos were gone, and the only people in the street were crew members taking down displays and picking up trash.
But 3,000 fans were lined up outside the...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Maybe Seth MacFarlane is better heard, not seen.
The "Family Guy" creator's R-rated Western comedy "A Million Ways to Die in the West" disappointed at the box office, grossing $17.1 million through Sunday domestically and thus missing opening weekend...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"You are a predictable snotty little journalist that had to take a shot at the Rolling Stones. Overrated? I think not. You, on the other hand, have accomplished nothing in your pathetic little career. Who are you? Just another third-rate . . . writer."...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
CANNES -- Stealth Media Group has boarding comedy "Road to Capri" for international sales, and will introduce the project to buyers in Cannes. Atlas Distribution Company will handle U.S. distribution.
The cast includes Frankie Muniz ("Malcolm in the...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:40 PM
The director's hand is constantly evident throughout Vincenzo Cosentino's feature film debut, which will screen Saturday at the Newport Beach Film Festival.
And in this case, that's not simply a cliche.
Cosentino's hand — which plays the title...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Dorothy's ruby slippers are coming home -- to Hollywood, that is. Cinema's most famous shoes, which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences acquired in 2012 for its future museum, have been on loan to London's Victoria and Albert Museum for the...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Quentin Tarantino will share the spotlight with visual artist Barbara Kruger as the honorees at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Art + Film gala in November.
The fourth annual event is once again being chaired by museum trustee Eva Chow and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Quentin Tarantino can't seem to get enough of the Wild West.
The mastermind behind "Django Unchained" and the unproduced but much discussed "Hateful Eight" is now collaborating on a comic book that will pair his Django character with the enduring...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Quentin Tarantino's love of the "rewritten history" genre will soon extend into the comicbook world.
Tarantino will co-write the upcoming "Django" comicbook sequel -- a crossover featuring the iconic Zorro character.
Dynamite and DC Entertainment are...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Commenting recently about seeing the play "War Horse," one of my 11th-grade students expressed surprise that "even some of the Nazis had humane feelings" for the plight of animals caught up in war.
"It's about the First World War," I replied. "There...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As Olivia Pope on Shonda Rhimes' ABC drama "Scandal," Kerry Washington is ready for whatever personal and political problems get thrown at her.
Her role as the president's crisis manager draws Washington into some rather precarious situations, allowing...