| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Uber-film fan Quentin Tarantino said that he plans to take over as programmer at his New Beverly Cinema on Beverly Blvd. in Los Angeles, the repertory theater he's owned since its founder, Sherman Torgan, died in 2007.
The "Pulp Fiction" helmer told...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A quarter-century after "Batman" ushered in the era of Hollywood mega-tentpoles -- hollow comicbook pictures manufactured to enthrall teens and hustle merch -- a penitent Michael Keaton returns with the comeback of the century, "Birdman or (The Unexpected...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:30 AM
At this stage in his gracefully ascending career, Daniel Brühl has emerged as that rare yet sometimes undervalued cinematic bird, the problem solver. He's clearly made a name among directors as a can-do performer; it's hardly coincidence that he can...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:47 PM
John Travolta may not be able to pronounce Idina Menzel’s name, but he appears to be able to type it.
During the Oscars telecast on Sunday, the actor infamously mangled the “Let It Go” singer’s name, referring to her as “...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:19 PM
En su afán de seguir haciendo películas de bajo presupuesto que rompan la hegemonía de Hollywood, Robert Rodríguez vuelve a encender la pantalla con Machete Kills. En esta secuela, el cineasta chicano muestra las nuevas aventuras de Machete, ex agente...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Nearly two decades after its release, "Pulp Fiction" is still inspiring imitators. The latest is Wayne Kramer's gonzo exploitation flick "Pawn Shop Chronicles," which, like Quentin Tarantino's movie, features interconnected stories, digressive...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:38 AM
It’s hot. Too hot to be outside. But here you are, lounging by the pool at the Tiki Barge in South Baltimore, watching the ice melt in your half-empty Jack and Coke.
You’d love to take a dip in the pool, if the water wasn’t 85...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:10 PM
After memorably bringing to life a rogue's gallery of knaves, villains, scamps and ne'er-do-wells in films such as 1982's "Made in Britain," Quentin Tarantino's 1994 "Pulp Fiction," 1995's "Rob Roy," for which he earned an Oscar nomination, and 2008's...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Malibu Playhouse gets magical with the world premiere of "Flim-Flam: Houdini and the Hereafter," and Anteaus Company gets tragical with the "The Curse of Oedipus."
The Hollywood Fringe Festival Fifth annual event featuring over 100 new plays, revivals,...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"You are a predictable snotty little journalist that had to take a shot at the Rolling Stones. Overrated? I think not. You, on the other hand, have accomplished nothing in your pathetic little career. Who are you? Just another third-rate . . . writer."...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:10 PM
There are so many good reasons to bag "The Bag Man." Where to begin?
Director David Grovic, who co-wrote the mobster thriller with Paul Conway, seems to be inspired by the seedy crime-noir sensibility the Coen brothers brought to 1984's cult classic...