| Jan 2, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Those eyes. That voice. That bruise.
"Yeah, I gave myself a black eye last night," Emma Stone says with a laugh. "During the 'Mein Herr' number, I whipped off my leather jacket and hit myself with the belt buckle. Nice, huh?"
Nice indeed. At...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Editor's note: Sony announced Tuesday that it will give “The Interview” a “limited theatrical release” beginning Christmas Day, with the movie showing in a handful of independent theaters across the country. Originally scheduled...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
2.5 stars (out of four)
A movie doesn’t have to involve the attempted assassination of a living dictator to qualify as poorly conceived. In the past year alone, we’ve seen a biblical icon become a burly action hero (“Noah”), a...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:53 PM
When asked about recent allegations against Bill Cosby, Chris Rock fell into what for him is an unusual position. He was at a loss for words.
"I don't know what to say," he told New York magazine. "What do you say? I hope it's not true. That's all you...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:37 PM
“Magic in the Moonlight” is somewhere between the 43rd and 45th movie Woody Allen has directed (depending on how you count “What’s Up, Tiger Lily?” and “New York Stories”) — almost certainly the most of...
| Dec 2, 2014
Actor Red Buttons poses in a mirror for Los Angeles Times staff photographer Lou Mack....
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:30 AM
It would seem beyond argument that Americans are more sophisticated today than they were in the 1930s and '40s. We travel, communicate and do business across the globe, have access to more information and more types of sensation than ever before —...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 2:59 PM
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Veterans Day pancake breakfast
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:26 PM
John Mulaney has the benevolent wide-set eyes, cresting hair and copacetic choirboy appearance of a superhero who has taken a spa day. He is trim to the point of receding, and as angular as Peter Parker. He walks with his hands plunged deep in his...
| 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...
| 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...