| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Robert Rodriguez helped ignite an independent film movement in the 1990s with his film "El Mariachi," shot for a mere $7,000, before moving on to blockbuster fare such as "Sin City" and the "Spy Kids" franchise. Now the restless filmmaker, 45, is trying...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Robert Rodriguez had been approached many times to create a TV series based upon his and Quentin Tarantino's 1996 cult classic, "From Dusk Till Dawn."
"I said, 'No, Quentin and I control the rights to it,'" the writer-director-editor said. "We really...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In what might be an industry first, movie director Robert Rodriguez ("Desperado," "Machete," "Sin City") has his own TV channel.
Born out of a commitment by Comcast, as it acquired an interest in NBCUniversal, to carry minority-owned networks, El Rey...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Out to prove that the comic-book movie needn't be mega-financed behemoths, the scrappy superhero-noir indie "Sparks" busks its 1940s saga of dark redemption with considerable visual energy, if not always coherence or competence.
Starting with wounded,...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
A new poster of Eva Green striking a pose as the titular femme fatale in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" has been deemed too risque by the Motion Picture Assn. of America, according to a report by the New York Post.
The poster, which shows Green...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The apparent suicide of filmmaker Tony Scott sparked a number of Hollywood collaborators and admirers to take to Twitter on Sunday night to express their grief over the death of the director of such movies as "Top Gun." Scott, brother of Ridley Scott,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Try as he might, Mario Cuomo, singer for rising garage-rock quintet the Orwells, can't seem to avoid trouble.
His high school years essentially were a string of missed classes and misdeeds, including a lengthy suspension for launching a water bottle at a...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Jessica Alba wore double corsets to achieve her signature toned body after her two pregnancies.
So, basically, she would have fit right in in Victorian-era England.
It turns out the secret to concealing the visible changes a woman's body undergoes...