| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Invitations were sent to 271 individuals to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Thursday. They gain entry to the academy by earning an Oscar nomination, by getting two members to pen recommendations or by receiving an endorsement...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
According to producing-and-writing duo Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, it took countless meetings with studios and “years and years” to get the green light for their hit 2007 comedy “Superbad.”
In fact, Rogen said Saturday at the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 1:00 PM
The Lego Movie
Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99/$59.98
Available on VOD June 17.
It seemed like a cynical cash grab when it was announced, but it turned out to be one of 2014's best films. Writer-directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller make the...
| Jan 17, 2014
Judd Apatow took to Twitter to suggest actually finally really making "Pineapple Express 2" with James Franco and Seth Rogen. Someone who is totally on board with the idea? "Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner....
| Jul 8, 2013
I once was part of a group that went out for a big dinner, then back to a couple's house to watch slides from their vacation. Unfortunately, as soon as they turned the lights out, I fell asleep. It was......
| Dec 15, 2011
| 8:28 PM
Baggio Dominguez was born to play soccer.
Baggio's mother, Rosa, likes to tell the story of how Baggio got his first name. When Rosa was pregnant with Baggio, the World Cup was in Pasadena. The year was 1994 and Italy and Brazil met in the finale.
| Sep 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
It only seems fair to warn you: This interview with “50/50” star Seth Rogen and the movie’s writer, Rogen’s longtime friend Will Reiser, features a lot of discussion about diarrhea.
Maybe that’s not what you expect when...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 6:42 PM
The Chicago International Film Festival didn’t have to look far when choosing a movie to kick off its 47th annual edition. “The Last Rites of Joe May” — starring Dennis Farina as an aging con man with little to his name besides...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:05 PM
If you think traffic is bad now — just wait. The city of Irvine is in the process of approving more than 10,000 residential units, all within 10 miles of downtown Laguna.
In an effort to raise additional funds for the construction of the Great Park...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 9:47 PM
Some people historically come to the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa to taste the newest deep-fried cuisine. This year was no exception as thousands crowded the fairgrounds on Saturday, searching for the latest culinary offerings.
New to the fair is the...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Max Richley has tried to play outside hitter at Newport Harbor High. His boys' volleyball coaches just won't let him.
When you're 5-foot-8 like Richley, you play libero.
The position fits the senior. He provides the energy, keeps the team focused, and...