| Dec 25, 2013
| 6:30 PM
It's every bit as enthusiastically admiring and image-enhancing as you'd expect a documentary co-produced by its title subject to be. Still, "Justin Bieber's Believe" is a slickly entertaining piece of work that will doubtless delight the young pop star's...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:35 PM
If Justin Bieber is retiring, as he tweeted rather dubiously on Christmas Eve, does that make "Justin Bieber's Believe" his version of "The Last Waltz"?
The teen-pop superstar (and his handlers) probably wouldn't reject the idea.
A brisk 90 minutes of...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Justin Bieber wasn't sure he liked what he saw.
When the petite pop prince from the Great White North first viewed a rough cut of the new documentary "Justin Bieber's Believe," he excitedly called its director Jon Chu in the middle of the night to voice...
| Sep 20, 2013
Sunday, Sept. 22
'Cuts Against Cancer' The annual "haircut-a-thon" fundraising event begins at 10 a.m. at the Howard County General Hospital's Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Drive. Local professionals will offer haircuts, manicures, seated massages,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:03 PM
The boy band One Direction is headed straight to the top of the box office over Labor Day weekend, thanks to throngs of overzealous teenage girls.
"One Direction: This Is Us," a 3-D concert documentary about the mega-popular British group, is set to...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Louis Tomlinson peered out from behind the door of a hotel suite and aimed a toy Nerf gun down a hallway full of hulking bodyguards. The 21-year-old and his four One Direction bandmates had been cooped up on the second floor of the W Los Angeles all day,...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Even a legion of ardent teenage girls was unable to overpower Oprah Winfrey at the box office this Labor Day weekend, as the film "The Butler" starring the media mogul cleaned up for the third consecutive weekend.
Heading into the four-day holiday, pre-...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The Electric Daisy Carnival is getting the documentary treatment from a pair of filmmakers who were behind the recent Justin Bieber and Katy Perry concert movies.
“EDC 2013: You Are the Headliner” is being directed by Dan Cutforth and Jane...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:24 AM
Knowing one's audience is usually the domain of communication and marketing professionals. At the first of two sold-out shows Tuesday at Allstate Arena, Justin Bieber adopted the tactic as his own.
Augmented by a co-ed dance troupe and support band,...
| Mar 27, 2013
*1/2 (out of four)
At least once as kids, we all gave an action figure's head the ol' 360-degree spin. Watching the confusing 3-D sequel "G.I. Joe: Retaliation," you know how that toy felt.
I get that a bad guy posing as the president (Jonathan...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 6:42 AM
NOTE: This is a blog about two guys attempting to lose weight over a six-week period. They kicked off their weight-loss "strategies" on Jan. 10.
Somehow I was at the premiere for the new Justin Bieber movie at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live and there it...