| May 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Watching the redoubtable Elizabeth Banks try to breathe life into the stillborn farce "Walk of Shame" is like watching a team of paramedics perform CPR on the corpse of Ulysses S. Grant. Indeed, it's an ill-tempered housecat who elicits just about the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:45 AM
It's a baby girl for "The Hangover" star Justin Bartha, according to reports.
He of the epic debauchery films welcomed a daughter on April 13, Us Magazine reported Sunday.
People magazine also reported the news Monday, adding that the couple named...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Emma Stone is Vogue's May 2014 cover girl, and we're pretty relieved that the hype around April's notorious cover stars has died down.
For the second time, the 25-year-old graces the cover of the fashion codex, and this time it's just ahead of her...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:00 AM
It's not quite May, but I have officially begun my search for the perfect popcorn movie. That's what we call the big box-office bruisers that swagger through our summers because expectations are strangely both high — and low. A quick fix of fun...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Melvin Mar's entrée to Hollywood was far from glamorous. As an unpaid intern for "Platoon" producer Arnold Kopelson, Mar was responsible for fetching his boss' lunch of matzo ball soup every day.
Mar calculated to the minute how long it would take to...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Every once in a while the universe connects its dots in a way so perfect that it couldn't have been planned, only unearthed. Today's one-degree-of-separation story is between Bradley Cooper and Louis CK, with a little Sean Penn thrown in for good measure....
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:30 PM
After making a name for himself as one of Hollywood's best cinematographers, Larry Sher looks ready to add director to his resume having signed on to direct the Paramount pic "O' Lucky Day" starring Peter Dinklage.
Dinklage will also produce along with...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
With live-action feature films fleeing California, the Golden State now trails Louisiana, Canada and the U.K. in the number of live-action films, jobs and location spending, a new report shows.
The FilmL.A. agency, which works to improve location...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Something historic happened in the early hours of Tuesday, March 11, 2014. The President of the United States was a guest on "Between Two Ferns With Zach Galifianakis," a highly occasional semi-fake talk show that lives on the website Funny or Die.
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:01 PM
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This week's TV Movies
"30 for 30" charts the rise and fall of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has invited 271 individuals to become members, with the list reflecting the org's determination to bring more diversity to its ranks.
Every year, the list of invitations includes several recent Oscar...