| Nov 10, 2011
**** (out of four)
The stunningly beautiful, remarkably powerful film from writer-director Lars Von Trier bears plenty in common with “The Tree of Life,” if “Tree” were an extraordinary vision of flawed human behavior in the...
| May 31, 2011
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When I was a kid in the late '60s, there was nothing better than Marvel superhero comics, a host of ongoing serials with masked figures in vibrantly colored costumes drawn with rippling musculature by Jack “King” Kirby. Nothing in the movies...
| Sep 6, 2012
***1/2 (out of four)
Pretend for a moment that “Bridesmaids” never existed. You’d totally go for a hilarious comedy about bridesmaids, right?
OK, now remember that “Bridesmaids” existed. Guess what: “Bachelorette&...
| Aug 29, 2012
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The historic movie lot at Warner Bros. Studios is no amusement park. There is no roller coaster, no dinosaurs to send you down an 80-foot raft plunge. Curious George will never soak your kids or give them a hug. (See Universal for that.) But fans can...
| Aug 9, 2012
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The Broadway run of the high-flying cheerleading musical "Bring It On" is heading into overtime. Producers of the show said that they are extending its limited engagement through Jan. 20 at the St. James Theater in New York. The musical had been scheduled...
| Jul 29, 2010
Middle of Nowhere
Image Entertainment / 2008 / 96 Minutes / Rated R
Former actor turned director, John Stockwell has made a career out of directing quirky independent films since his critically received 2001 drama, 'Crazy/Beautiful' starring Kirsten...
| Aug 1, 2010
Vanessa Bruno likes to say that she makes "easy clothes for difficult girls." But in the Parisian designer's world, "difficult" doesn't mean someone who must coordinate her outfit with an alcohol monitoring anklet but a woman with original taste who wants...
| Sep 20, 2009
When the ladies of television take to the red carpet for today's Emmy Awards, there is only one thing we really care about: What will they be wearing?
Will it be the long gowns that usually hold sway at Hollywood award shows? Or, taking a cue from Cannes...
| Feb 5, 2007
The Peruvian countryside.
Architect Antoni Gaudi.
Inspiration for the runway shows that began here over the weekend seemed to come from just about anything, perhaps indicating the confused state of fashion right...
| Apr 15, 2007
ACROSS L.A., that jejune institution known as bottle service has taken on a life of its own.
Not just the big-club "cologne head" custom it once was, lately it's infiltrated trendy restaurants and intimate bars. And at Hollywood clubs, the practice is...
| Mar 23, 2007
Tightly cinching the belt on a brushed wool coat with enormous bell sleeves, designer Zac Posen stood back to let the photographers do their thing.
Demi Moore was cold, and so Posen, the evening's host, obliged by grabbing a coat seen minutes before...