| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Despite losing the Friday race to Universal's horror actioner "Dracula Untold," "Gone Girl" is headed for its second consecutive box office win. Fox's thriller looks to draw blood with $26 million this weekend, while "Dracula" is close behind with a $24...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
There are worse descriptions, as actor typecasting goes, than "wisecracking superhero."
Then again, if you're Robert Downey Jr. and colorful descriptions are what you trade in, it could start to feel a little bit limiting.
The wheel turns quickly in...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Families of the world, unite. It's safe to return to the television, together.
For years, television has been criticized by many for being too violent, too sex-obsessed, too adult. The official "family viewing hour" disappeared in 1977, and by the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:45 AM
If you closed your eyes for only a moment or two, you would have bet money — maybe a lot of it — that Robert Downey Jr. was once again playing Tony Stark.
The 49-year-old actor was in full-throttle "Iron Man" mode: riffing rapidly, almost...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:08 PM
With father Robert Downey Jr. in the courtroom, Indio Downey pleaded guilty Friday to cocaine possession in a case stemming from his June arrest in West Hollywood.
The 21-year-old was sentenced to a drug-diversion program that could lead to the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Sandra Bullock's star turn in "Gravity" has propelled the actress to the top of Forbes' 2014 list of the highest-earning film actresses, with her estimated $51-million annual take well ahead of what Angelina Jolie raked in to top the same ranking last...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:27 PM
It's good to be Iron Man — Robert Downey Jr. once again leads Forbes' list of top-earning actors.
The movie star came in first for the second year in a row, the financial mag said, raking in an additional $75 million between June 2013 and June...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Robert Downey Jr. can be one sassy lady -- at least, on a poster.
The Hollywood superstar is the Internet's newest favorite meme thanks to an 18-year-old in Pennsylvania who pasted the "Iron Man" actor's face onto classic pinup girl art.
The result is...
| May 2, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Jon Favreau was right — it's an exceptionally bad idea to watch "Chef" on an empty stomach.
Slow-cooked cured meats, golden-brown grilled cheese sandwiches, sugar-sprinkled beignets and undeniably delicious-looking Cuban sandwiches drew murmurs of...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 3:01 PM
In the West Town loft that Jessica Charlesworth shares with husband, Tim Parsons, along the back wall, on a row of metal filing cabinets, a kaleidoscope of Post-it notes waved in a soft draft, each a kind of dispatch from the future. I leaned in to...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
OXENFORD, Australia — Angelina Jolie was ready to step behind the cameras again. Her directing debut, "In the Land of Blood and Honey," hadn't been a box-office or critical hit, but making the 2011 Bosnian war drama had fueled her desire to become a...