| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Baltimore isn’t really in the business of having a bunch of celebrity fans for its sports teams — sometimes, the city’s regulars fans are a more-than-acceptable representation. But if we need another celebrity to carry the banner on a...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Movies create communities, from the fresh-faced mob bonding over a free screening of Disney’s “Frozen” in Hollywood on Friday, to the only slightly less frisky crowd headed to “Life Partners” in Fort Lauderdale and the...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:08 PM
As her new film "Selma" begins to surge in the year-end awards race on its way to a Christmas Day opening, filmmaker Ava DuVernay was announced today as keynote speaker for the upcoming South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival. The festival runs...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Steven Spielberg's 1998 World War II epic, "Saving Private Ryan," Joel and Ethan Coen's cult comedy "The Big Lebowski" and the 1976 drama "Please Don't Bury Me Alive!" — considered by historians to be the first Chicano feature film — are among...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Pledging to "challenge the way people think about museums," the coming Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will feature "popular art from illustration to comics, an insider’s perspective on the cinematic creative process, and the boundless potential of...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Patricia Clarkson is holding court in a suite at the Chateau Marmont, her favorite haunt when the New Yorker is staying in Los Angeles.
"It's comforting," said the petite 54-year-old actress on a recent warm afternoon. "There is an extraordinary history...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Los Angeles Film Festival has unveiled a new trailer for this year's fest, paying homage to the diverse creative community that calls the city home and inspires the annual event, now in its 20th year.
Debuting exclusively on latimes.com, the trailer...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Hollywood took its show to Washington this week.
Actor RJ Mitte of AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" joined various other actors, makeup artists, costume designers and story board artists to give lawmakers a behind-the-scenes look at the "creativity,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 11:41 AM
There are some films that even an avid movie-goer will never get the chance to watch, unless you go to a film festival.
Naperville, you're in luck.
The seventh annual Naperville Independent Film Festival runs Saturday, Sept. 13 to Saturday, Sept. 20,...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:59 PM
"Short Term 12" director Destin Daniel Cretton, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" editor Lynzee Klingman and "Middle of Nowhere" composer Kathryn Bostic are among the jury members of this year's Los Angeles Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday and...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:30 PM
D.p.'s Michael Goi, John Bailey and Judy Irola are among the special award recipients who will be honored in conjunction with the International Cinematographers Guild's Emerging Cinematographer Awards.
The awards will be presented during the ECA...