| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:24 AM
With the last stiletto set to hit the catwalks of Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday, the lineup for L.A. Fashion Week is coming into focus -- including a two-day slate of shows organized by the Los Angeles Fashion Council that we've just learned will...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO - One of the hallmark personalities of this year's 15th Rio de Janeiro Festival was "Billy Elliot" director Stephen Daldry.
In the ninth week of shooting "Trash" an hour's drive out from Rio, he found time to present "Billy Elliot" in Rio'...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
There's a hushed mysticism in the voice of Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck) as he describes his escape from jail to the bartender of a Texas juke joint. "I used to be the devil," he says, until a "higher calling" possessed him. And one day, he called out his...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Move over, HAL 9000. Take a hike, Skynet. After decades of being typecast as an agent of destruction or (at best) the harbinger of dystopian things to come, artificial intelligence gets a romantic lead in "Her," Spike Jonze's singular, wryly funny, subtly...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks. Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Rooney Mara has been cast in Todd Haynes' "Carol," an adaptation of best-selling author Patricia Highsmith's "The Price of Salt."
Mara will replace Mia Wasikowska in the role and stars alongside Cate Blanchett.
Pic, which is penned by Phyllis Nagy ("...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks.
Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Sep 2, 2012
Forget the Gossip Girls, Joan Holloway, Bettie Page and those other retro chicks. There is a new feminine ideal this fall, and she kicks butt. If the last five years have been dominated by the preening and pristine women of "Mad Men," we are now...
| Jan 27, 2013
When actresses step onto the Screen Actors Guild red carpet this Sunday, the world will be poring over every flounce, every sequin, every slit, strap, pump and peplum. "Who are you wearing?" has become the ubiquitous question on interviewers' lips....
| Apr 28, 2013
| 9:15 PM
The annual Metropolitan Musem of Art Costume Institute Gala is one of the most anticipated fashion-watching events of the year.
It should be, with its mix of film stars, society mavens, pop singers, fashion's elite creative directors, powerful editors...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Model/actress Amber Heard likes to defy expectations, especially those of Hollywood, it seems."People want to put me in a wedding dress and make me the object of affection, but I'd much rather shoot the gun and save the world," she says in the September...