| Jan 12, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Good morning. Los Angeles, it's your morning Brand X click around the world for Jan. 12, 2010: New James Bond film to be in 3-D: This means the Bond girls will also be in 3-D! (The Sun) M.I.A. writes song inspired by three-hour Verizon tech support call...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 10:13 AM
It's back to "Gladiator" territory as this adventure from writer-director Neil Marshall ("The Descent") focuses on Roman warriors who must fend for themselves when their leader is captured by enemy troops.
They ultimately decide on what could turn out to...
| Dec 28, 2009
TV Programs Regularly Scheduled
1. American Idol, FOX, Wednesday -- 14.4 rating
2. American Idol, FOX, Tuesday -- 13.8
3. Dancing With The Stars, ABC -- 12.0
4. NBC Sunday Night Football, NBC -- 11.7
5. Dancing With The Stars - Results Show,...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 1:00 PM
Currently getting strong notices for "Tamara Drewe," Gemma Arterton ( "Quantum of Solace") spends lots of time restrained as the disappeared Alice in writer-director J. Blakeson's melodrama.
The character belongs to a rich British family targeted for a...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Intriguing title aside, the mythical fire-breathers in "There Be Dragons" are strictly metaphorical. In both ambition and approach, "Dragons" echoes Roland Joffe's career-defining early work as he brings sweeping production values to overtly Christian...
| Jul 28, 2010
Actress Gemma Arterton stopped by the studio to talk about her role as the title character in the upcoming film The Disappearance of Alice Creed. Fans will remember Creed from her roles in Prince of Persia, Clash of the Titans and as Bond girl...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 10:07 AM
Veteran producer Jerry Bruckheimer ("Pirates of the Caribbean") plays with elements of history again, joined by director Mike Newell ("Four Weddings and a Funeral") in weaving the action-steeped saga of a young prince - portrayed by an impressively buff...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Noted earlier for her roles in such movies as "Quantum of Solace" and "The Disappearance of Alice Creed," British actress Gemma Arterton came into her own with many critics for her title performance in director Stephen Frears' comedy - adapted from a...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 11:10 PM
As patrons sipped their chilled martinis — shaken, not stirred — fortunes of funny money were won and lost.
Red or black, odd or even, all was good fun at the roulette tables set up Thursday night for the Pacific Symphony's "The Music of...
| Mar 16, 2011
China has become such an important market for U.S. entertainment companies that one studio has taken the extraordinary step of digitally altering a film to excise bad guys from the Communist nation lest the leadership in Beijing be offended.
| Jul 17, 2008
This is a "transformative year," Mike Griffith, chief executive officer of Activision Publishing, said during a news conference this week. And while he was referring to his own newly expanded company (Activison recently merged with Vivendi Universal),...