| Jan 3, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The skinny guy doesn't get cast as Hercules. Conversely, you can't just go down to the Gold's Gym in Venice Beach and hire some muscle head to play the lead in a big-budget 3-D movie. Acting chops to go with the bulging biceps and rippling midsection...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:36 PM
"Lone Survivor," Universal Pictures' military drama about a mission gone wrong, could ambush "Frozen" at the box office this weekend, as "The Legend of Hercules" joins the fray and "Her" and "August: Osage County" enter more theaters.
| Jan 12, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Universal Pictures' Afghanistan war drama "Lone Survivor" stormed movie theaters over the weekend, while "The Legend of Hercules" debuted to less-than-legendary results.
"Lone Survivor," based on Marcus Luttrell's bestselling first-hand account of an...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:43 PM
It is, Kristen Stewart agrees, just like falling in love.
"It's just a very familiar, necessary feeling when you read a script you want to do," the actress says, coming alive at just the memory. "I've gone with my gut, taken a lot of the thinking away,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Here's some post-Halloween fun. A new video has emerged online of a creepy "Twilight" doll that was intended to be the half-vampire, half-human spawn of Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward (Robert Pattinson).
The "Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga,"...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Jaimie Alexander may be done up in warrior's gear as Lady Sif in "Thor: The Dark World," but she showed off most of what's underneath that costume Monday at the movie's Hollywood premiere.
Her daring, see-through dress, by Azzaro Couture, according to...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 9:09 AM
"Kate and Sam Are Not Breaking Up"
The final "Twilight" movie came out a year ago. That's a lot of time in pop-cultural terms — we've moved on to the next juggernaut, yes? And yet the on-again, off-again romance between its stars is of great...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:45 PM
When the receipts are tallied for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," heroine Katniss Everdeen and her famed arrows will likely hit a box-office bull's-eye. The film starring Jennifer Lawrence is forecast by some to sell as much as $180 million in...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
On a Friday a few weeks ago, the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire's" first full day in theaters, I made my way into the real world — or at least as real as Rick Caruso's Americana at Brand gets — to see what the pre-"Games" party looked like,...
| Oct 23, 2011
The arranged marriage of a fashion brand and a Hollywood celebrity — whether as denim spokesmodel, fragrance inspiration or full-fledged apparel design collaborator — can happen in as many different ways as there are famous faces and...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Bennett Miller directed the acclaimed film "Capote" in 2005. It was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.
Miller now brings his masterful but subtle touch to the sports movie genre in "Moneyball." In the process, he...