| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The AFI Fest has set Paul Thomas Anderson's comedy drama "Inherent Vice," starring Joaquin Phoenix, for its West Coast premiere on Nov. 8 at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood.
"Inherent Vice," based on the Thomas Pynchon novel of the same name, also...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
NBC is developing a project with writer Jenny Bicks and director David Frankel that is billed as a sequel to "Marley & Me," the best-selling novel and 2008 feature starring Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston.
"Marley & Me," written by John Grogan, told the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Screenwriter, actor and author L.M. Kit Carson, who adapted Wim Wenders' "Paris, Texas" and helped Wes Anderson launch his first film "Bottle Rocket," died Monday after a long illness. He was 73.
Palme d'Or winner "Paris, Texas" was created by playwright...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:15 PM
These scenes began flashing through my mind just as the Screen Actors Guild Awards began announcing nominations for performance by a cast in a motion picture:
"Birdman" — actors in constricted spaces using dressing rooms and winding corridors to...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:05 PM
For months, the only consensus about this year's awards race has been that there is an overall lack of consensus. But the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations Wednesday started to bring some clarity, focusing the conversation around two front-runners...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:15 AM
As mankind's time on Earth comes to an end, astronauts travel through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity. With Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. Written by Jonathan Nolan and...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Benedict Cumberbatch does some mean impressions, and by mean, we mean uncanny and hilarious.
"The Imitation Game" and "Sherlock" star, 38, who has a fervent fan following, executed a litany of "imitations" during an interview with MTV during which he...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Two hours is a whole lot of dumb. So in that respect "Dumb and Dumber To," starring the off-the-chain, goofballing Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels, delivers on its promise.
The sequel's definitely been dumbed down, which is not really an issue. If you buy a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Los Angeles Auto Show revs its engines this week with all the bells and whistles of over-the-top, red-carpet-scale premieres for new models and concept cars that bowl over even the most jaded car enthusiast.
Paris’ 2014 Auto Show last month was...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:30 PM
If only Paul Thomas Anderson could remember what drew him to the story of "Inherent Vice" in the first place. Or, more specifically, by making a movie of cultural confusion, spiritual uncertainty and overall disorientation set in 1970 — perhaps...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice" world-premiered at the New York Film Festival on Saturday night, finally taking off the stove a mix of speculation and anticipation that in recent weeks had come to a full boil.
Anderson's film, after all, is the...