| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When the Steve McQueen drama "12 Years a Slave" was named best feature at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, Brad Pitt — who had a role in the movie and produced it via his company, Plan B Entertainment — took the stage but did not...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
You should have your Oscar pool by now. Twenty-four categories. One hundred and twenty-one choices. And, no, "The Lego Movie" is not among them. (Next year. Next year.)
We've been here for you for the last six months, starting back in September when "12...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Salsa icon Celia Cruz received a high-energy tribute from Jennifer Lopez and a bevy of ballroom dancers at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday.
Lopez, 44, honored the legendary Cruz, who died in 2003, by performing a medley of hits...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:45 PM
The 71st annual Golden Globe Awards red carpet, to be walked by film and television players alike, is certain to deliver a huge amount of glamour and any number of surprises — and you can watch it right here as it happens.
The show's presenters...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Remember who won supporting actor Sunday night at the Golden Globes? Or screenplay? Or score? Best movie — well there are two of those, so it's confusing before they even get to the envelope.
What stays with you is the intimacy, the...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Among the more notable absences from Wednesday's Screen Actors Guild award nominations was "The Wolf of Wall Street." The highly anticipated film from director Martin Scorsese was blanked entirely, not receiving nominations for Leonardo DiCaprio in lead...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:15 AM
You’d expect a Harold Ramis memorial to be funny given that the guy basically invented modern American comedy in his work from Second City and “SCTV” in 1960s and ‘70s through “National Lampoon’s Animal House,”...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:08 PM
All sequels are not created equal. In fact, some are even better than the original. Although this cinematic miracle doesn’t occur often, such is the case with “22 Jump Street.” Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are back and better than...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:22 AM
Philip Seymour Hoffman was always one of my favorites. It always seemed to me that he didn't make bad movies, and I've always attributed that to a belief that Hoffman's talent elevated everyone around him.
Like a lot of appreciators of film, upon...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Hiccup, Toothless and the Vikings of Berk are back in “How to Train Your Dragon 2.”
Five years have passed since Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) and Toothless began their adorable friendship. There is peace among Vikings and dragons and the...
| Aug 12, 2013
In "Prince Avalanche," an artsy loner (Paul Rudd) and an immature doofus (Emile Hirsch) work together to repair roads in the middle of nowhere. Adapted from an Icelandic film, it's a slow and funny drama that director David Gordon Green says splits the...