| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A flurry of ceremonies over the last 2 1/2 weeks -- the Golden Globes, the Producers Guild prizes and the Screen Actors Guild awards -- has separated pretender from contender in Hollywood's 2012-13 awards season.
According to the L.A. Times HeatMeter,...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:30 PM
PARIS -- Continuing on its laureled path, Michael Haneke's "Amour" swept three kudos at Paris' Lumiere Awards, which kicks off France's awards season.
"Amour," a tender yet uncomproising drama turning on an aging Parisian couple whose love is tested as...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Should unexpected pleasures be so unexpected around here anymore? A visit to South Florida by Steve Martin, banjoist? Mike Tyson at the Arsht Center? A family-style scavenger hunt in Wilton Manors? New Kids on the Block … anywhere? Nothing should...
| Jan 7, 2013
This Thursday brings my annual morning of being excited and nervous and telling myself I won’t yell at the TV. And then doing it anyway.
That’s right, it’s the Oscar nominations, for a change announced before the Golden Globes, not...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Roman Polanski's "Venus in Fur" following its world premiere at Cannes.
"Venus," adapted by Polanski and David Ives from Ives' play, stars Emmanuelle Seigner and Mathieu Amalric and was produced by Robert...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:30 PM
At the Cannes Film Festival, money is never far from the picture, from the buyers and sellers trading films on the market floor to the decadent yachts jockeying for position in the old port and the "Gatsby"-esque revels (a few thinly disguised as...
| May 26, 2013
| 11:05 AM
CANNES, France — When is a lesbian coming-of-age drama not a lesbian coming-of-age drama?
We’ll let this year’s Cannes Film Festival jury president take that one: When “it’s a great love story” first and foremost, as...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" earned 10 nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards early -- including best film, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, supporting actor for Tommy Lee Jones and supporting actress for Sally Field -- while Tom Hooper's musical ...
| Jan 14, 2013
Sexy as hell in a body-baring, cream lace long-sleeved Zuhair Murad gown, Jennifer Lopez gave us the slack-jawed fashion moment we've been waiting for, and one to rival that famously low-cut leafy print Versace gown she wore to the Grammys in 2000. The...
| Jan 8, 2013
No matter who wins or loses Sunday, the 2013 Golden Globes ceremony obviously will be awesome because Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler are hosting. Really: That should be enough to make even the most awards show-averse movie/TV fans tune in.
Yes, there will...
| Dec 20, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
Maybe it's just me, but if I lost my legs in an accident at my job as a whale trainer, the B-52s’ “Love Shack” would be the last song to cheer me up. There's plenty of ridiculous music out there that doesn't...