| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Referring to a movie or filmmaker as “genre” is often a subtle way to undermine them, placing them in a specific, confined box and leaving them there. This, of course, overlooks the ways in which many of the greatest filmmakers, from Howard...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Bruce Dern, shirt untucked, white hair mussed ("I have always been a fan of attractive disarray," he says, chuckling), is between bites of his grilled cheese sandwich, holding court inside Paramount Pictures' executive dining room. Everyone knows him...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Don't even try to put it down!" wrote New York Times critic Janet Maslin when movie wunderkind Robert Evans produced a memoir that Entertainment Weekly called "One of the greatest Hollywood Tell-alls!"
If you've been keeping up, you know that this hit...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Wherever you go in town this time of year you're likely to run into a filmmaker. Or an actor. Or at least a producer.
It's not that normally inaccessible movie stars are suddenly becoming pedestrian friendly. It's just that in this corridor of time known...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Filmmaker Alexander Payne has a subtle gift of infusing the most fraught of relationships with a quiet humanity. He's particularly astute at catching the crosscurrents when it comes to men: George Clooney's grieving but betrayed spouse in "The...
| May 1, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Jennifer Lawrence has been named FHM's sexiest woman in the world for 2014.
"The Hunger Games" star tops the British men's magazine 20th annual list, unseating last year's champ Mila Kunis and sending her down to the No. 6 spot.
The reasons: JLaw's...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Duke's Jabari Parker has an important decision to make by Tuesday.
The freshman forward is debating whether or not to declare for the 2014 NBA draft.
Parker and Creighton forward Doug McDermott, who are both 6 foot 8, joined Mark Willard and Mychal...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Another sign of a team in decline — empty seats.
There have been nine non-sellouts at home for the Lakers, a surprising number for a team that enjoyed 270 consecutive packed crowds at Staples Center until earlier this season.
The franchise was...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:37 AM
Oscar-winner Susan Sarandon explained the secret of her long-running success during a Friday night appearance at the Florida Film Festival.
"I'm just a very good listener. That was sexy on screen," Sarandon, 67, told an audience at the Enzian in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Make no small plans.
Said Alejandro Jodorowsky.
Probably. Certainly, at some point, in the mid-1970s, while the Chilean filmmaker was trying to get his gargantuan Hollywood adaptation of Frank Herbert's science-fiction novel "Dune" off the ground,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Classic mystery conventions have provided fertile creative ground for any number of young American filmmakers in recent years, as evidenced by Rian Johnson's "Brick," Aaron Katz's "Cold Weather" and now Lawrence Michael Levine's "Wild Canaries."...