| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Golden Bear winner “Black Coal, Thin Ice,” a Sam Rockwell-Marisa Tomei dramedy and a documentary about the legacy of Christian Dior will debut at the Tribeca Film Festival when it kicks off next month, organizers announced Tuesday.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:41 PM
NEW YORK — Since it was founded 12 years ago, the Tribeca Film Festival has sometimes swerved between identities like a barfly at happy hour, exuberant but hardly always clear.
The festival looks to change that this time around. Tribeca has...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Phil Jackson's emergence from retirement to take over basketball operations for the New York Knicks last month completes a basketball circle that began, of course, when the young North Dakotan was drafted by the team and helped lead it to two world...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 10:45 AM
NEW YORK -- The 1990s were a rich period for hip-hop, a time that saw the emergence of groups ranging from A Tribe Called Quest to N.W.A to Wu-Tang Clan (depending, of course, on which coast you favored).
There was no artist more influential in that...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:20 PM
As NBA fans wait to see if Phil Jackson can return the New York Knicks to glory, a new film looks to beat him to the punch.
The actor-filmmaker Michael Rapaport is set to debut his documentary movie “When the Garden Was Eden” at the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:44 PM
They may not be immediately obvious, but the actor-director Kevin Connolly sees some similarities between the story of notorious sports con-man John Spano — the subject of his new documentary "Big Shot" — and "Entourage," the Hollywood...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Sundance Film Festival takes place every January in the small, snowy ski town of Park City, Utah. So the bright sunshine and palm trees featured in the advertising for Sundance's inaugural Next Weekend festival in Los Angeles announce straight away...
| May 6, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Talk about a great story just falling into your lap.
Baltimore filmmaker Ramona Diaz can't help but chuckle while recounting how she first heard about Arnel Pineda, the unlikely successor to Steve Perry as lead singer for Journey and the subject of...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:56 AM
As "New Girl" fans eye next week's season finale and its surprising Taylor Swift-ness, one of the show's stars is preparing to turn his attention elsewhere: to the movies.
Jake Johnson, who plays the slacker-y Nick Miller opposite Zooey Deschanel's...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 8:21 AM
In 2011, Shane Bitney Crone's life was upended -- his lover and business partner, Tom Bridegroom, accidentally fell off a roof in L.A. and died. Crone spent the next year documenting his own grief and made a video tribute to his partner titled “It...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Can "The Square" put Netflix in Oscar circles?
That's one of several questions raised by the company's decision to move into original documentaries with "The Square," filmmaker Jehane Noujaim's nonfiction feature about the Egyptian revolution.