| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Radius has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media's "The Great Invisible," five months after the documentary won a Grand Jury prize at South by Southwest.
Margaret Brown's film tells the story of the modern South and the impact of the 2010 Deepwater...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired worldwide rights from Participant Media and Omidyar Network for Robert Kenner's pundit documentary "Merchants of Doubt."
Producers are Kenner and Melissa Robledo. Jeff Skoll and Diane Weyermann of Participant Media,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Robert Pattinson seems to be totally over the whole Kristen Stewart-Rupert Sanders cheating scandal that ended his relationship with the actress a couple of years ago.
Like totally over it.
The former "Twilight" star gave a candid interview to Esquire...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:28 AM
In the best actress category, all five women nominated return as familiar faces to Oscar voters -- all having braved the Hollywood and Highland red carpet as Academy Awards nominees in years past, some hailed as winners.
On Thursday, the academy chose...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Amy Adams is scrolling through pictures on her mobile phone, looking for a selfie she sent fiancé Darren Le Gallo while making "American Hustle."
"There," she says, handing the phone off. On screen is a picture of Adams, without makeup, her eyes as...
| 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...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:29 PM
The best actress category went largely as expected when the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced Wednesday. The category is heavy on veterans, with a mix of prior nominees and winners, and looks to include the names likely to be mentioned...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:41 PM
"Stoker" is utterly fascinating -- about what we'd expect from the American debut of Korean director Park Chan-wook, whose 2003 "Oldboy" was one of the most extraordinary films of the millennium so far. Even those who found the subject and gore of “...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:20 AM
If getting reamed by the notoriously grumpy Harrison Ford is a rite of passage for entertainment reporters, you could say I was finally initiated into the club March 18. In fact, you could say a few Chicago reporters were initiated that night.
| Jun 16, 2013
| 12:05 PM
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Dustin Hoffman makes his directorial debut with this heartwarming dramedy, an adaptation of Ronald Harwood's play about a retirement home for accomplished musicians....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 8:55 AM
The Aquabats are a band from Southern California who dress as superheroes and are also the stars of their own television series. In "The Aquabats! Super Show!," which airs Saturday mornings on the Hub, they travel about in their Battle Tram to play...