| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:00 AM
With its win for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture on Sunday night, "Birdman" certainly looked like another instance of the Screen Actors Guild celebrating actors for playing actors. The film follows the backstage events of a theater...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 8:48 PM
Samuel Goldwyn Jr. grew up with Hollywood royalty. Charlie Chaplin, Katharine Hepburn, Clark Gable and George Cukor were among the many luminaries who would come to his parents' palatial home for parties or tennis.
But even as a boy, Sam Jr. knew that...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Robin Williams, who died of an apparent suicide on Monday at the age of 63, was an actor of prodigious comic gifts both on stage as a stand-up comedian and on-screen as an actor. What many of his fans may not know or remember is that behind his hyper...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Here's some news that should warm the hearts of "Frozen" fanatics: "Frozen Fever," Disney's animated short reuniting the cast and creators of the blockbuster musical film, will play before the studio's live-action "Cinderella" movie opening March 13....
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:35 AM
Originally announced for a summer 2014 release, Andy and Lana Wachowski's science fiction epic "Jupiter Ascending" opens Feb. 6, following a few reshoots and several months of postproduction effects work. So it won't be long before moviegoers learn the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:28 AM
New Haven Free Public Library is celebrating the 450th anniversary of the birth of William Shakespeare (he was born April 26, 1564) with a three-film series of Shakespeare adaptations.
"Othello," the 1995 version starring Laurence Fishburne as Othello...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Spotted by the eagle-eyed Erik Loomis, the Hollywood Hills apartment occupied by Philip Marlowe (Elliott Gould) in Robert Altman's great 1973 film "The Long Goodbye" is for rent.
According to the post on Craigslist, the price for the one-bedroom, one-...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Kenneth Branagh was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on this date in 1960.This birthday guy was nominated for a best supporting actor Oscar for his performance in the 2011 film "My Week With Marilyn." He earned Oscar nominations both...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:10 AM
This one is much more than a rotating glass slipper.
The live-action version of the Disney classic "Cinderella" has its first full official trailer, released Wednesday on the Disney Move Trailers YouTube Channel.
The live-action tale comes 65 years...
| Nov 19, 2014
The first trailer for Disney's live-action take on Cinderella is out, and from the looks of it, the film adheres […]...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:30 AM
LONDON -- Louise Pedersen, the managing director of distributor All3Media Intl., is to join Colin Callender's Playground Entertainment in the newly created role of managing director of its U.K. operations, which are expanding.
Pedersen will play a...