| Jan 3, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In 2013, television got a lot of love from the appreciation societies, amateur and professional — some say it was the best TV year ever! (Notwithstanding the unprepossessing fall season.) Can 2014 do better? Will it be the fulfillment or the end...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:41 PM
TV is getting exciting again after the holiday lull. "Justified," "Cougar Town," "Shameless" and "Girls" return with new seasons, while "Chicago P.D.," "True Detective" and "The Spoils of Babylon" debut the week of Jan. 6 to 12.
For a more complete...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:23 PM
"The Spoils of Babylon" miniseries is "far superior to anything on television today," writer-producer-director-financier Eric Jonrosh says of his "masterpiece."
The bloated blowhard played by Will Ferrell may be overstating things, but "The Spoils of...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
The Big Bang Theory Penny (Kaley...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:02 PM
"The Truth About Emanuel" isn't that she murdered her mother, as she claims in the film's opening voice-over — a literary monologue that strikes too coarse a tone for the psychological nuances to come. Rather, her mom died in childbirth, adding a...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos rubbing elbows with Raquel Welch. Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife standing mere feet away from Paris Hilton.
Diane von Furstenberg's "Journey of a Dress" exhibition opening party Friday night at the May Co. Building in...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Television Critics Assn. press tour can be a long slog. But for TV geeks it has something of a noble purpose -- to promote the best and brightest coming from the major networks. These days the nets rely as much as the buzz that shows create among...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It's difficult to know what the folks at Funny or Die were thinking when they created the miniseries spoof "The Spoils of Babylon" debuting Thursday on IFC.
The all-star cast, which includes Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire and Tim Robbins,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
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I don’t know if Playgirl Forum exists. If it does, the ridiculous story behind “Labor Day” may have been ripped straight from the archives. Despite starring Kate Winslet and being written and directed by Jason Reitman (&...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Some movies boast casts of thousands. "Locke" relies on just one actor, a virtually unrecognizable Tom Hardy, who calmly juggles multiple crises via cellphone from behind the wheel of his BMW SUV.
These days, the character's situation might be a metaphor...
| Jan 13, 2013
Jennifer Meyer wears her jewelry in the shower. And she's built a business on that idea.
"I don't want you to take your jewelry off. I want it to become a part of you," says the designer over lunch, sweeping her hand across the subtle gold pieces on her...