| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
PETER DEBRUGE: OK, gentlemen, time to guess who will win the Oscar for best picture. I say "guess" because the word "predict" seems entirely too confident when it comes to the Academy Awards. Despite all the ink and all the effort that people put into...
| 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 “...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:00 PM
"The Hateful Eight" is bold work by an artist pushing himself to the creative edge as he devises a Rubik's Cube of contradictions for his audience.
I'm not supposed to know this yet.
That I have an opinion about an unmade movie is because of the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The Film Independent at LACMA Live Read presented Quentin Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction" for the fifth installment of Jason Reitman's Live Read series.
Guest director Evan Goldberg, co-writer of "This Is the End," led the live read with a surprise cast...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:26 PM
As far back as 1968, rising star Christopher Jones — who seemed to have everything at 26, including sensitive good looks, adoring fans and a steady stream of film offers — said he wasn't much devoted to acting.
"I think of acting as only a...
| 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 25, 2014
| 9:13 AM
CANNES, France — "I guess now is as good a time as any to start my 'Nuri Bilge Ceylan for ANT-MAN' campaign," tweeted Istanbul-based critic Ali Arikan the morning after Ceylan's film "Winter Sleep" won the top prize at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival....
| 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."...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The Gecko Brothers are back. So promises the first full-length trailer for the upcoming TV series "From Dusk Till Dawn," based on the 1996 cult horror flick directed by Robert Rodriguez, penned by Quentin Tarantino and starring Tarantino and George...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
CANNES -- Talented Lebanese-born filmmaker Ziad Doueiri ("The Attack") is set to make his English-language feature debut with "Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile," a Michael Werwie-penned psychological thriller. The script made it on to the 2012...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Quentin Tarantino's "Hateful Eight" will saddle up and ride out after all.
Speaking at Comic-Con in San Diego on Sunday, the director confirmed that he's working to bring the ensemble western to the big screen — reversing previous statements...