| Feb 5, 2011
| 9:49 PM
LEE K. HARRINGTON
Headed L.A. Economic Development Corp.
Lee K. Harrington, 64, a businessman who was executive director of the Southern California Leadership Council and the former head of the Los Angeles Economic Development Corp., died Friday near...
| Sep 14, 2011
John Calley, a former top executive at Warner Bros., United Artists and Sony Pictures Entertainment and a producer whose credits include "The Remains of the Day" and "The Da Vinci Code," has died. He was 81.
Calley died Tuesday at his home in Los Angeles...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Hollywood is courting E.L. James for rights to adapt her book "Fifty Shades of Grey," which has been described as "mommy porn."...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 4:36 PM
He's up for an Oscar, and now Deadline.com says Javier Bardem has been offered the lead in Ron Howard's adaptation of Stephen King's “The Dark Tower.” It's a horror-sci-fi Western and Bardem would play Roland Deschain. Several other names have...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The last time we took any note of Roland Joffe, the director of “The Mission” and “The Killing Fields,” it was through his take on the ugly genre “torture porn” titled “Captivity” back in 2007. To be fair,...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:38 PM
First came news that he was giving up on making Stephen King's “Dark Tower” trilogy. Then came word that he was pushing ahead with his Formula 1 racing picture, “Rush.” And he's got a potential Oscar contender in this “...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
John Calley: Well-known Hollywood figure John Calley, who led three studios, including most recently Sony Pictures, and produced films such as "Catch-22," "The Remains of the Day" and "The Da Vinci Code," died Tuesday at age 81....
| Mar 22, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Remember when MTV stopped playing music videos and became just another cable network filled with irritating (and non-music related) reality programming?
Well, looks like Syfy is moving in the same direction. During its 2011 Syfy Upfront on Tuesday, the...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Intriguing title aside, the mythical fire-breathers in "There Be Dragons" are strictly metaphorical. In both ambition and approach, "Dragons" echoes Roland Joffe's career-defining early work as he brings sweeping production values to overtly Christian...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Looks like Lebanon’s not going gaga for the ladies, well not this lady.
The mother monster's latest album "Born this Way" is banned in Lebanon.
The Lebanese government impounded copies of the platinum selling album saying that it insults...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 10:35 AM
By Danielle Trussoni
Viking, 384 pp., $27.95
"Falling Through the Earth," Danielle Trussoni's memoir of her troubled relationship with her father, a Vietnam veteran, was one of the most critically praised books of 2006. Plowing through...