| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:50 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Super Bowl ads this year morphed into mini soap operas.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson shrugged off aliens so he could get more milk for his kids in a Super Bowl spot for the Milk Processor Education Program. Anheuser-Busch's commercial...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Since being fired in 2011 from the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," director Julie Taymor has kept a relatively low public profile, her time presumably occupied by the ongoing lawsuit between her and the show's producers.
| Jun 3, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Joe Manganiello, star of HBO's "True Blood" and the male stripper film "Magic Mike" will play the iconic role of Stanley Kowalksi in the Yale Repertory Theatre production of Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" this fall.
The actor said in...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:52 PM
After producing documentaries about the history of baseball, the Civil War, jazz and a variety of other topics, Ken Burns is turning his attention to cancer.
Burns will be teaming up with Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
Francis Ford Coppola's latest venture comes as another late-career trip into indie filmmaking, though more accessible than his previous efforts "Youth Without Youth" and "Tetro." Val Kilmer plays an alcoholic...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
If theater owners are the most powerful figures on Broadway, then there's a new power player in town.
The purchase this week of Broadway's largest venue, the 1,930-seat Foxwoods, reps the first real foothold in Main Stem real estate for Ambassador...
| May 22, 2013
"The Hangover" franchise comes to an end this week. For the bereaved who long to see the Wolfpack as grandparents, there's "3 Geezers," Michelle Schumacher's competing comedy about a trio of scatologically obsessed septuagenarians (Lou Beatty Jr., Basil...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Sony Corp. swung to its first annual profit since 2008, aided in part by its movie studio.
The company posted annual net income of $458 million for the fiscal year ended March 31. Last year, the company lost $456.7 million.
A big part of the Tokyo-...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:55 AM
"Iron Man" is probably the most lucrative superhero franchise in Hollywood.
Nolan's "Batman" series is sadly done, the "Spider-Man" reboot was hardly Marvel-ous, and I'm not convinced that Zack "Sucker Punch" Snyder can sell this generation on...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Monster Mash: Brian Stokes Mitchell on 'Glee'; another Liz auction...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Eiko Ishioka, the celebrated Japanese designer, has died at age 73. Her work included Broadway's "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," Cirque du Soleil's "Varekai" and the movie "Bram Stoker's Dracula," for which she won an Oscar....