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  • Rob Lowe is on top of the hill in 'Californication'

    It's a hot July afternoon just outside of Los Angeles in the northwestern San Fernando Valley, and Showtime's "Californication" has taken up residence on top of a hill in the town of Chatsworth, at a midcentury modern mansion reputed to have housed both...
  • Scene & Heard: Opening of Christian Dior boutique in South Coast Plaza

    Scene & Heard: Opening of Christian Dior boutique in South Coast Plaza
    Actress Eva Mendes, clad in lavender Dior, lingered after the ribbon-snipping ceremony at the newly renovated Christian Dior boutique in South Coast Plaza, chatting with guests at the cocktail reception Sept. 1 about, among other things, her admiration...
  • Check It Out: Books highlight tales of Dark Knight

    Celebrating the Life of Gotham's Caped CrusaderBy Allen KesingerSince his creation by Bob Kane, Batman has since become a cultural icon. From comics and television to movies and video games, you'd be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't know about the...
  • Aaron Eckhart battles for Los Angeles

    Aaron Eckhart battles for Los Angeles
    SANTA MONICA, Calif. Aaron Eckhart fulfills a longtime dream in his latest film, "Battle: Los Angeles." He's always wanted to wear a uniform and fire an M-16. "This is the little boy dream," Eckhart said during an exclusive interview with RedEye....
  • Your inner Dark Knight: Could you train to be Batman?

     
    Here at The Skinny, we believe in getting those muscles moving. But what kind of training would it take for your run-of-the-mill human to possess the fighting-machine precision of a Batman bod? It can be done, says professor E.......
  • BAFTA's long lists led by 'An Education' at 17 mentions; 'Inglourious Basterds' at 14

     
    While the Academy Awards tease us with lists of semifinalist pre-nominations in only certain categories -- such as foreign film and some of the technical ones -- the BAFTAs have "long lists," as they're called, in almost all categories. Indeed, 15 films...
  • Bigger than Batman: Christopher Nolan says 'Inception' is 'the biggest challenge I've taken on'

     
    On Sunday, the staff of Los Angeles Times Calendar section will be previewing key 2010 releases by Hollywood. This is an early look at one of the articles in that package. So what exactly is “Inception”? That’s a popular question......
  • DVDs play secret starring role in who wins SAG Awards

     
    Many Oscarologists believe that one of the key reasons "Crash" pulled off an Oscar upset for best picture was because Lionsgate tried a sneaky new ploy: The studio sent DVD screeners to nearly 100,000 SAG members who vote on the guild awards. "Crash"...
  • Oscars welcome dozen first-time acting nominees, including Sandra Bullock

     
    This year's 20 acting nominees include five previous Oscar acting winners, another three previous Oscar contenders and 12 newcomers. "Julie & Julia" star Meryl Streep is the only two-time Academy Award-winner contending this year. She widened the gap...
  • Mo'Nique's and Christoph Waltz's amazing -- and very rare -- awards sweep

     
    Lots of stars almost pulled off a full sweep of the key early awards during derby season, then went on to win the Oscar. But only 15 stars, according to my count, actually accomplished a total romp in modern times. Many others were like Robert De Niro ("...
  • Oscars have always welcomed the world

     
    This year's Oscars numbered only one foreign-born winner -- Austria's Christoph Waltz ("Inglorious Basterds") -- among the four acting champs. However, that does not mean the Oscars are guilty of any homegrown bias. After all, six of the 20 acting...