| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Whether it was the two-story entry hall that doubled as a gym or the 60-foot swimming pool with underwater speakers, Ryan Phillippe's tricked-out home in Hollywood Hills West enticed a buyer to shell out $6 million.
Still, that wasn't enough to spare...
| Mar 7, 2013
*1/2 (out of four)
Truth: My lifelong Cubs fandom doesn't make me biased against “Don't Stop Believin',” a documentary about the new-ish frontman for massive ’80s rock band Journey, whose iconic song became the theme for the 2005...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Actress Katherine Heigl has sold her house in Los Feliz for $2.622 million.
Priced at $2.659 million, the Southern Colonial-style two-story features French doors, high ceilings and verandas. There are two fireplaces, four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:15 PM
In Hollywood, if your career cools but the insiders like you, you wind up doing the cha-cha on "Dancing With the Stars." If the hits stop coming and you've rubbed powerful people the wrong way, you end up selling a nighttime sleep aid like Katherine...
| Apr 25, 2013
0.5 stars (out of four)
A comedy that provokes only sadness, “The Big Wedding” features several stars that a casting agent would hire if trying to exact revenge on me personally. So no, I didn't go into “The Big Wedding” expecting...
| Apr 25, 2013
The diversions in the ensemble comedy "The Big Wedding" (that title flat enough for you?) are strictly actor-related, which is usually the case at the movies. For example, the way Diane Keaton selects an asparagus spear at a country club buffet while...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Star power didn't do much to attract moviegoers to the multiplex this weekend, as two celebrity-heavy films were unable to jump-start the box office.
"Pain & Gain," featuring typically reliable box-office draws Dwayne Johnson and Mark Wahlberg,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:06 PM
"Grey's Anatomy" star Ellen Pompeo talked to the New York Post last week on the occasion of the ABC medical drama's 200th episode, which will air Thursday, and gave some very frank comments about the two of the show's highest-profile cast departures,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Annie Lennox knows a thing or two about pop stardom. Now the former Eurythmics frontwoman is upset about what she calls "soft porn" videos used to hawk today's pop music.
"I have to say that I'm disturbed and dismayed by the recent spate of overtly...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 9:29 AM
The movie itself may not be Oscar-worthy, but there are Academy Award winners to spare in this would-be comedy that's sort of a thematic spin on "The Birdcage."
Robin Williams starred in that film, and he also turns up in this ultimately too-frantic...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...