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  • Lord of the Rings In Concert: Rose Garden

    Lord of the Rings In Concert: Rose Garden
    A few thousand people were lucky enough to be at the Rose Garden Tuesday for a thrilling live musical performance set inJ.R.R. Tolkien's wonderscape of Middle Earth. Those two elements (live music + Middle Earth) may have never existed together for the...
  • Tony Scott dies at 68; a film career in retrospective

    Tony Scott dies at 68; a film career in retrospective
    Director-producer Tony Scott, who apparently committed suicide Sunday in San Pedro at age 68, left behind a lengthy filmography. One of the first directors to make the transition from commercials to features, he helmed movies including "Top Gun,”...
  • CineVegas Film Festival

    THERE'S A rich irony in the fact that James Caan is being feted this month with the CineVegas Film Festival's inaugural Vegas Icon Award: Caan hates almost all the acting he's ever done that has anything to do with the city. The four years he spent as...
  • 'Slumdog Millionaire' wins Toronto festival prize

    'Slumdog Millionaire' wins Toronto festival prize
    "Slumdog Millionaire," a tribute to Mumbai and a story about a dream, won the top award at the Toronto Film Festival on Saturday, ending a low-key event where many studios kept their best movies away. The winning film, directed by Britain's Danny Boyle,...
  • Social historian Howard Zinn has died

     
    Howard Zinn, the author of "A People's History of the United States" and several other books, has died. The Boston Herald reports he suffered a heart attack today in Santa Monica. Zinn was 87. Zinn, a longtime professor at Boston......
  • My fearless, peerless, 100% perfect Oscar nomination predictions

     
    Oscar nominations will be unveiled Tuesday morning. Here's what the derby track looks like in my crystal ball. BEST PICTURE "Avatar" "District 9" "An Education" "The Hurt Locker" "Inglourious Basterds" "Invictus" "Precious" "A Serious Man" "Up" "Up in the...
  • Oscar nominations -- who got snubbed: Clint Eastwood, 'Star Trek,' Tobey Maguire ...

     
    Even with 10 films in the race for best picture at the Oscars, there was no room for Golden Globe champ "The Hangover," BFCA and PGA nominee "Invictus," BFCA, Globe and SAG nominee "Nine" and PGA nominee "Star Trek." Clint Eastwood -- who won two of his...
  • 'Avatar' leads with 10 Saturn Awards nominations

     
    "Avatar" leads the competition at the upcoming Saturn Awards, with 10 nominations including bids for best fantasy picture, leads Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana and supporting players Stephen Lang and Sigourney Weaver. "Sherlock Holmes" has eight...
  • Gold Derby nuggets: Dave Karger predix Oscars | So does Sasha Stone | Oscars marketing gambits

     
    • Before revealing that he is sticking with "The Hurt Locker" for the best picture Oscar, Dave Karger recaps the derby parallels between that film and "Brokeback Mountain" four years ago: "'Brokeback' managed the rare feat of winning Best Picture and...
  • With Jack Nicholson looking on, a beaming Dennis Hopper joins the Hollywood Walk of Fame

     
    To the cheers of fans and family members, a smiling Dennis Hopper received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday. Many of Hopper's Hollywood friends were in attendance, including Jack Nicholson, director David Lynch and singer Johnny......
  • Dennis Hopper, battling cancer, to get star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

     
    Dennis Hopper, the director, actor and artist who doctors say is battling terminal cancer, is scheduled to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday. Hopper, who has starred in numerous movies including "Speed," "Blue Velvet," and......