| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The death of Philip Seymour Hoffman on Sunday marked the abrupt end to an acclaimed career, but for audiences there will be much more of his performances to savor.
The prolific actor had recently shot a wide variety of work that will be seen at numerous...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:02 PM
When working with teenagers, I try to keep up with the latest trends so that I can name-drop a Kardashian or crack a joke about Instagram to let them know that this old-man teacher does have an awareness of youth culture.
So not only do I know who...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 1:52 PM
One of the last films completed by the late Paul Walker ("The Fast and the Furious"), this drama casts the actor as a man whose personal dilemmas are compounded by the arrival of Hurricane Katrina.
The cataclysm hits just as his wife gives birth...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Paul Walker's "Fast and Furious" costars opened up over the weekend as his ashes were interred during a private ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills.
Tyrese Gibson, who reportedly attended the private ceremony along with fellow...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:14 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding on a Chinese restaurant for Christmas.
The Skinny: Another disappointing Sunday spent watching the Redskins blow a game. Fortunately, I've been reading the Johnny Carson biography by his former lawyer Henry Bushkin,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:32 AM
After weeks of questions and production delays, Universal Pictures has decided to move forward with "Fast & Furious 7" with Paul Walker included in the finished film.
The late star will feature prominently in the sequel, the studio suggested in an...
| Jan 18, 2014
Fans eager to see Superman and Batman together on the big screen are going to have to wait a little […]...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 1:40 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Rebel Wilson is having a good week.
First, the comedian hosted the MTV Movie Awards, and now Universal Pictures has announced it is planning a sequel to the film that helped cement her star status: “Pitch Perfect.”
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Michelle Rodriguez, co-starring with Vin Diesel in "Fast and Furious 6," appears on the cover of the May issue of Cosmopolitan for Latinas, and says inside that she can make any style sexy. "I'll wear a leather jacket with nothing underneath," she said....
| May 24, 2013
| 7:19 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding what movie not to see this weekend.
The Skinny: I'm going to try to not stuff myself on "Arrested Development" this weekend. Just because Netflix is releasing all the new episodes this weekend doesn't mean I have to...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:15 PM
A 19-year-old Los Angeles man was assaulted Friday after he refused to get up from a theater seat which a patron claimed she saved for a family member, police said.
The man and his girlfriend planned to watch “Fast & Furious 6” at the Pacific...