| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:45 PM
“Arbitrage” is not about Jack Abramoff, or Bernie Madoff or even Mitt Romney. But resemblances between any one of them and the film's protagonist, Robert Miller (Richard Gere), are hardly coincidental. Miller is a stand-in for a whole class of...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 8:07 PM
New York, New York (deep in Cuomo territory) -- With only a few moments to deadline, this reporter breathlessly topped a story with scenes from a fundraiser the James Hotel in SoHo Thursday evening. Not all of the good stuff made it into the paper, so...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Years ago, "Big Daddy" offered a hint of what Adam Sandler would be like as a parent, and he goes full-on father - still with his patented brand of humor - by playing dad to fellow "Saturday Night Live" alum Andy Samberg in this reasonably amusing comedy....
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:36 AM
In his prime, writer Gore Vidal didn't have much nice to say about people, and he enjoyed sharing his opinions. On live television in 1968, he referred to fellow commentator William F. Buckley as a "crypto-Nazi" (Buckley responded by calling Vidal...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:22 PM
It literally is a robot and Frank - as in, an android and Frank Langella - in this enjoyably low-key tale that's more sentimental drama than sci-fi. The ever-expert Langella plays a former thief whose children worry that he needs regular assistance in his...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Chicago designer Katelyn Pankoke will be among the 16 designers competing in the Season 11 of "Project Runway" when it premieres at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 24 on Lifetime.
The new season is the first ever teams edition, so the 23-year-old creative force behind...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:44 AM
This week, the designers were brought to Spin, a ping pong social club owned by Susan Sarandon.
The challenge is for each team (same teams) to design five looks for the employees of Spin. Three for female servers, one for a male server, and one for a...
| May 16, 2011
When we first saw AF House's miniature gold animal pendants and jewelry, we wondered if we were the sort of girls who could carry off tiny gold piglets tacked to our earlobes. But we reasoned that said piggies (and horseys......
| May 23, 2011
For Justin Timberlake's well-rated return to "Saturday Night Live," the singer scored Lady Gaga for another digital short with funnyman Andy Samberg. Known for viral sensations on risque subjects, duo Timberlake and Samberg work an intentionally cheesy R&...
| Jun 7, 2011
Taylor Swift and Shania Twain channeled characters from "Thelma & Louise" for a Country Music Television Awards show pre-taped clip. Shania Twain will appear on the CMT Awards, while Taylor Swift is up for awards in three categories....
| Jun 27, 2011
Cameron Diaz has been a star for 18 years. She broke out with “The Mask” when she was 21, and now she's 39 — still taking care of Hollywood business, thanks to the $31 million or so people paid to see her rip it up as a “Bad...