| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Filmmaker J.C. Chandor walked onstage Thursday night at the Dolby Theatre to introduce his new movie, the crime drama "A Most Violent Year," the gala opener of this year's AFI Fest.
Pointing to a seat near the front, Chandor noted: "The last time I...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
We've been deluged with dozens of variations of "Birdman Soars" headlines in the last couple of days, as Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's ambitious tale of a onetime comic book movie star's quest for reinvention opened to great business last weekend,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:23 AM
LOS ÁNGELES — La actriz española Penélope Cruz ha sido nombrada este año por Esquire como la "mujer viva más sexy del mundo", informó la revista sobre estilo de vida masculino.
La española de 40 años sucede a la ganadora del año pasado, la...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Spanish actress Penelope Cruz has been named this year's "sexiest woman alive" by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday.
The 40-year-old follows last year's winner, American actress Scarlett Johansson, to earn the honor chosen by Esquire...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:42 AM
"The Hero of Color City" is a computer-animated cartoon that looked good enough on paper to attract the voice talents of Owen Wilson, Craig Ferguson, Christina Ricci, Rosie Perez and Sean Astin, among others.
Five credited screenwriters later, it...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Indie queen Parker Posey and rising British actor Jamie Blackley are joining Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix in Woody Allen's untitled next film, which is currently shooting in Rhode Island.
As is often the case with Allen, plot details are being kept...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
One key advantage of running a film company together is that it's possible to be two places at once. That came in handy on a recent night at the Toronto International Film Festival when Michael Barker and Tom Bernard, the co-presidents of Sony Pictures...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Felix, a middle-aged atheist adrift without family ties, and Meira, a young Hasidic woman feeling lost and smothered under nearly the opposite circumstances, find tentative connection in one another in Canadian helmer Maxime Giroux's somberly seductive...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:56 AM
I came to Lena Dunham, appropriately enough, at my therapist's office. I was paging through the Aug. 13, 2012, issue of The New Yorker, waiting to begin my weekly session of labored oversharing, when I stumbled upon "First Love," her essay about being...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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NCIS A Navy lieutenant was murdered...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The critical hostility exhibited at the TV Critics Assn. tour to "Manhattan Love Story" felt puzzling, since being broad, derivative and slightly backward is hardly a new set of misdemeanors for network comedies, perhaps especially at ABC. Granted, the...