| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Ridley Scott is going to close the book on the "Space Odyssey" series with "3001."
Scott - the director behind "Blade Runner," "Alien" and other sci-fi classics - will executive produce "3001: The Final Odyssey" for Syfy. The miniseries will be based on...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In 2005, a film editor's assistant named Robert Ryang made a trailer for "The Shining," reframing Stanley Kubrick's 1980 horror film as a feel-good father-son tale. The clip, intended for an industry contest, became a viral Internet sensation.
| Oct 30, 2014
In the spirit of Halloween, Hero Complex reached out to select filmmakers to solicit their fondest memories of classic horror. […]...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Emma Watson dedicated her Britannia Award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles on Thursday to her late hamster Millie.
Honoree Robert Downey Jr. had his pregnant wife, producer Susan Downey, stand up just to show the...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:24 AM
A year ago, on the Vulture page of New York magazine, film critics David Edelstein and Bilge Ebiri picked their favorite horror films since Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining," i.e., since 1980. Their list included such underseen and welcome titles as "The...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The enigma that is the space odyssey "Interstellar" will get solved when the film hits theaters in November, but until then, Christopher Nolan has revealed a few clues.
The director divulged in a cover story for Entertainment Weekly that the movie is...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The weekend highlights include top dramas, football and Halloween fare. Here are a few programs to keep in mind:
"60 Minutes," 7 p.m. Sunday, CBS
Were Christians killed in the Colosseum? No, according to a Morley Safer report on the CBS news magazine....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Jacob M. "Jack" Schmulowitz, a retired Social Security Administration division chief, died of kidney failure Wednesday at Sinai Hospital. He was 85.
The son of Polish immigrants Julius Schmulowitz, a baker, and Lillie Schmulowitz, a homemaker, Jacob...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Complex. Sophisticated. Groundbreaking. Shocking.
These words describe the German Expressionist cinema during the Weimar era after World War I — a bravura brand of filmmaking that is still mesmerizing audiences and influencing filmmakers today....
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
VENICE -- The absence of hefty U.S. fare is beginning to be felt as the Venice Festival enters its second stretch.
Many of this year's really big guns -- the Weinstein Co.'s Oscar hopeful "The Imitation Game," Denzel Washington starrer "The Equalizer,"...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: In a recent column, you mentioned how the time of death of a man's father showed up on a grandfather's clock when it stopped working several weeks later. I wanted to share a similar story.
When my mother passed away, my sisters and I were cleaning her...