| Oct 9, 2010
"Glee" mastermind Ryan Murphy has purchased actress Diane Keaton's Spanish Colonial Revival in Beverly Hills for an undisclosed amount, public records show.
Keaton restored the Ralph Flewelling-designed hacienda, which she bought in 2007 for $8.1...
| Apr 23, 2011
Ed O'Neill of "Modern Family" has bought a Brentwood home from cinematographer Robert Richardson for $3.05 million.
The ranch-style house was designed by Cliff May in 1953 as his personal residence. May, known as the father of the ranch house, designed...
| Mar 7, 2011
Above all else, Martin Scorsese is a character.
Brilliant, brazen, engaging, esoteric, reverent, irreverent, ironic — all are qualities that have forged the 68-year-old director into an unqualified master. Much revered, once reviled, Scorsese has...
| Nov 17, 2011
For Leonardo DiCaprio, any story worth telling starts with a question.
"Why?" the actor said, banging his fist on a table. "His personal life, his tactics, what drove him, what were his motives? What the hell did he really want?"
The man instigating...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 4:34 PM
â¢ Don't make the mistake of thinking "Shutter Island" is shut out of this Oscar race just because it's no longer in movie theaters. Paramount sent out invites this week to academy and guild members to attend screenings in six areas: Los Angeles, San...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 4:33 PM
â¢ Pete Hammond delivers the scoop on a "high profile kick-off to Paramount's 'Shutter Island' Oscar campaign." As Pete reports, "American Cinematheque will present a retrospective of the film collaborations of Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese at...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 12:45 AM
LANCASTER -- An Antelope Valley man was sentenced today to state prison for the attempted murder of a moviegoer last winter during a screening of the horror film Shutter Island.
Landry Boullard, 40, received a term of 40 years, four months to life in...
| Feb 21, 2010
On a January afternoon, the temperature hovers in the upper teens, the sky threatening to blanket the coal-rich hills of West Virginia with snow.
Inside the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, in the small town of Weston, it's five or 10 degrees colder.
| Jan 12, 2010
Back in 1941, a Russian immigrant named Albert Lewis Kanter had (literally) a novel idea for the fledgling medium of the American comic book -- he launched Classics Illustrated, a series that lived up to its name by converting "Ivanhoe," "Jane Eyre," "The...
| Feb 18, 2010
Costume designer Sandy Powell netted her eighth Oscar nomination with her work on "The Young Victoria," director Jean-Marc Vallee's biopic of the early life of the iconic British monarch (played by Emily Blunt).
The honor is the latest in a celebrated...
| May 2, 2009
Acting couple Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are the latest owners of a California ranch house in the Pacific Palisades that has been capturing the imagination of A-listers since Gregory Peck bought it in 1947. The pair recently purchased the nearly 8,...