| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" earned 10 nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards early -- including best film, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, supporting actor for Tommy Lee Jones and supporting actress for Sally Field -- while Tom Hooper's musical ...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Ben Affleck's film "Argo" took the best picture Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards. Other marquee winners were Daniel Day-Lewis for lead actor for “Lincoln,” Jennifer Lawrence for lead actress for “Silver Linings Playbook,” and Ang...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 12:51 PM
I dropped in on one of Universal Studios' technical rehearsals for its upcoming lagoon show called "Universal's Cinematic Spectacular: 100 Years of Movie Memories."
The show officially debuts May 8 (along with Universal's Superstar Parade), but there...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Universal Studios is adding two events to its daily schedule that may encourage guests to stay into the night at the theme park.
Universal's Superstar Parade and "Universal's Cinematic Spectacular: 100 Years of Movie Memories" lagoon show officially...
| Dec 11, 2011
Once upon a time — and by that we mean just a few months ago — it was the old-school horror genre that was being dusted off and repurposed into 21st century popular culture replete with wizards, werewolves, zombies and the hollow-cheeked...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 11:15 AM
The new trailer for "Mirror, Mirror," sets up an intriguing 2012 duel over Snow White movies. MM, with a cast that inclues Julia Roberts and Nathan Lane, is a comic romp.
The other big screen treatment is "Snow White and the Huntsman," starring...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Because of star Kristen Stewart's off-screen ties to director Rupert Sanders, this dark reimagining of the fairy tale has gotten recent attention its makers likely would prefer not to have.
Just on its merits as a film, it certainly is an original view...
| 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...
| May 25, 2012
| 9:58 AM
A certain fairy tale figure is getting lots of movie treatment this year, thanks to the current "Snow White and the Huntsman" and this considerably lighter take on the story from highly visual director Tarsem Singh ("Immortals").
Lily Collins plays Snow,...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Leotard-clad dancers stretched at gravity-defying angles, while gangly teenagers with seemingly endless legs towered en pointe.
A girl hunched over homework as a counterpart stitched elastic bands and ribbons onto her shoes, listening to the youngest...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:38 PM
If you've been scouring the Web for photos of "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart's new digs in Los Feliz, you may have passed over the one of a square of lawn. But that's the image a real estate agent has inserted online and is visible through the guest...