| Feb 26, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, "Bridesmaids" original screenplay nominees, were nothing Sunday on the red carpet if not, well, overwhelmed. However, Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo were very happy to be there....
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:16 AM
ARCADIA, Calif. (KTLA) -- HBO announced Wednesday that it is cancelling the racetrack drama "Luck" after the death of a third horse during filming.
The show was already facing criticism from animal rights activists, after two horses were hurt during...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 11:50 PM
Last year when I wasn’t a party of the San Diego Film Critics Society, I cringed when I saw how many awards they gave to 44 Inch Chest, a movie with a great cast, but lame screenplay.
This year as part of the group, I enjoyed the fun as we sent...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:06 AM
When I was asked to come up with movies I was looking forward to in 2012, I was first at a loss. As a critic, I find it a lot of fun to do lists of the best/worst of the previous years; but we try not to watch too many trailers. They give away key plot...
| Jan 15, 2012
In Warner Bros.' upcoming action drama "The Gangster Squad," based on a series of Los Angeles Times articles, Josh Brolin plays John O'Mara, a Los Angeles police officer in an elite unit devoted to cleaning up the city's criminal element, specifically...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Despite the top-notch pedigree this racetrack-centered HBO drama had - including creator and executive producer David Milch ("Deadwood") and a cast including Oscar winners Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte - the series only would have one season, the result...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Pasadena has the attention of the world during the Rose Parade, but moviegoers often see the city without realizing it as film crews work year round to convert Pasadena into European capitals, the Midwest and Boston.
Pasadena, South Pasadena and San...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Legendary producer Aaron Spelling was building his television dynasty (along with then-partner Leonard Goldberg) when he made this early 1970s ABC series about several young policemen (Georg Stanford Brown, Michael Ontkean, Sam Melville) and their...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:52 AM
The nominees for the 84th annual Academy Awards were finally announced.
The nine nominated movies for the best picture of the year are:"The Artist","The Descendants","Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close","The Help", "HUGO", "Midnight in Paris","...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:08 PM
John Osborne wrote the key post-World War II British drama "Look Back in Anger," later filmed in 1959. By contrast there’s very little anger in all the look-backs among this year’s Academy Award nominations. Oscar's unofficial slogan in...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 10:47 AM
All my friends think I wake up early for the Oscar nominations. It’s baffling how little they know me. I love nothing more in life than sleeping in. And why wake up early to pull an Elvis and shoot the TV screen at the idiotic nominations that...