| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:55 PM
NEW YORK -- With “Sharknado” blossoming into a franchise and “Piranha 3D” now practically a long-canonized classic, it was only a matter of time before other "Thing"-like homages entered the room.
And so it's come to this,...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Aaron Sorkin's HBO drama "The Newsroom" has one more season, but before it leaves the air, the show's creator wanted to clear the air with his fans. And he took a moment during an event at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on Monday to do just that....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Albert Dupontel is a popular French comedy actor and film director whose heroes are Charlie Chaplin and "Monty Python's Flying Circus."
Katell Quillévéré, one of the France's up-and-coming filmmakers, lists among her influences Douglas Sirk and John...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Shot on a Red digital camera but clearly intended as a silver-nitrate noir, Noah Buschel's "Glass Chin" is a throwback to an earlier era. Set in the world of broken dreams, bloody knuckles and stale coffee, Buschel's script is pure pulp poetry and...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge wore a pale outfit with a peplum top and box-pleated skirt by Alexander McQueen on Wednesday when she and Prince William visited Elizabeth, a suburb of Adelaide, Australia. Among other things, the pair tried out a DJ deck at a...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Nas is hustling.
On Saturday night, the veteran New York rapper is scheduled to perform at Coachella, just days before the April 15 release of "Illmatic XX," a 20th-anniversary reissue of his much-loved 1994 debut.
On April 16, he'll do "Illmatic"...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:18 PM
NEW YORK — Two New York entertainment-world fixtures are teaming, as Madison Square Garden has announced that it has taken a 50% stake in Tribeca Enterprises, the company that runs the Tribeca Film Festival.
The move gives Tribeca a financial...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The new dystopian thriller "Divergent" defied the recent trend of young-adult book adaptations faltering on the big screen, topping the weekend box office with an estimated $56-million opening.
While that falls short of the first "Twilight" ($69.6...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Dressed in his usual dark shirt, suit jacket and matching denim pants, singer Matt Berninger of Brooklyn, N.Y.'s the National is peevishly hammering a beach umbrella into the ground with his dress shoe.
As he settles into a camp chair in a sun-...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:44 PM
The Tribeca Film Festival will feature a number of celebrities in front of and behind the camera when it kicks off its 13th edition next month.
Chris Messina directs “Alex of Venice,” a marital drama that stars the filmmaker and Mary...
| Feb 28, 2014
When Celia Cruz and Hector Lavoe pushed salsa into the Latino mainstream in the 1970s, they shared the spotlight and collaborated in an elite Latin tropical ensemble called Fania All Stars.
The All-Stars were part of the mega successful and New York-...