| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:25 AM
You understand I thought I was too old to be seduced. Even if, on rare occasion, I still dream of the handsome stranger who will serenade me beneath my window (we'd have to add a second floor, but so what?) and carry me off to the land where the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:04 AM
The drawing of a cover for a 1986 “Batman” comic is expected to fetch more than $500,000 at a Dallas auction next month. That’s no paltry sum, though it would still pale to the $2.16 million paid in 2011 for Superman’s debut in...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Dwight Howard made a lousy decision, and not just because Houston is one of those rare cities with a downtown area that's even uglier than L.A.'s.
No, Howard's choice to bolt the Los Angeles Lakers for the Houston Rockets shows a decided lack of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The unexpected death of James Gandolfini, who was best known for his work on the series "The Sopranos," recently re-ignited the conversation over How Much Television has Changed, which has become so intense and widespread in the last few years that...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:43 PM
WINDBER — Five days and a 102-page completed script later, two writers have been "paroled" from the Grand Midway Hotel.
Chris Mancuso and Brian J. Cano were "freed" Saturday by their jailer — creative mind and owner of the Windber landmark,...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Harry Reems, who starred with Linda Lovelace in the 1972 pornographic film "Deep Throat" and became a cause celebre in Hollywood after he was convicted on federal obscenity charges related to the movie, has died. He was 65.
Reems, who had pancreatic...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Mike Darnell leaving Fox? After all the hell he put multiple entertainment chiefs -- including Sandy Grushow, Peter Roth and Gail Berman -- over the years? Say it ain't so.
Years ago, somewhere between "When Animals Attack" and "Who Wants to Marry a...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Mel Brooks will receive the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award at the org's gala June 6 at the Dolby Theatre.
Martin Scorsese will present Brooks with the honor, in an event that will be televised June 15 on TNT and later, as part of an...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:06 AM
January Jones is keeping mum about her child's paternity.
The "Mad Men" actress, who plays Don Draper's sullen ex-wife Betty, gave birth to son Xander Dane Jones in September 2011, but never said who the father was, squarely placing the boy's...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
— It's been 42 years since I first covered the Cannes Film Festival. Arriving on the French Riviera this week, I was struck by how Cannes has remained the quintessential place for film, despite enormous changes in the cinema landscape.
| May 3, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Joe Hill must get tired of being compared to his father. He writes under a pen name. But when you're a horror novelist and your father is Stephen King, the association will pursue you like an axe-wielding Jack Nicholson. In his third novel, "NOS4A2," Hill...