| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:16 AM
No sport gives itself over to mystical lyricism the way baseball does, and Kevin Costner owns the songbook.
Yet the 60-year-old actor, burnished by the California sun till he's become the color of a Rawlings glove, still sees himself as the longshot...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:04 AM
Aside from acting, actor Robert Duvall’s grand passion is tango dancing. He combined those two loves in the “Assassination Tango” movie (2002), playing a hit man in Buenos Aires. Quite the expert tango dancer, Duvall once remarked that...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 6:33 PM
The event: The Hollywood Reporter feted this year’s Academy Award contenders at the magazine’s third annual Nominees Night, presented by Cadillac, at Spago in Beverly Hills on Monday.
The scene: Star power radiated from inside master chef...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:35 AM
Actor and author James Franco, who is rapidly becoming the Energizer Bunny of cinema, has announced the main cast for yet another film: an adaptation of John Steinbeck's 1936 novel "In Dubious Battle."
According to the Hollywood Reporter, shooting on...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:15 AM
J.K. Simmons, for his turn as a ruthless music teacher in “Whiplash,” captured the Screen Actors Guild Award on Sunday for best performance by a male actor in a supporting role.
With the win, Simmons solidified his status as a favorite to...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:55 PM
The academy announced Thursday that Robert Duvall ("The Judge"), Ethan Hawke ("Boyhood"), Edward Norton ("Birdman"), Mark Ruffalo ("Foxcatcher") and J.K. Simmons ("Whiplash") are the 2015 Oscar nominees for supporting actor.
Simmons, considered a front-...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:22 AM
Columbia's own Edward Norton scored an Oscar nod for his work on "Birdman," in nominations announced early Thursday morning by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Norton, whose grandfather was Columbia founder James Rouse, earned a Best...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Movie critics have reached their verdicts on "The Judge," the new courtroom drama starring Robert Downey Jr. as a hotshot lawyer who comes to the defense of his estranged father, a prominent small-town jurist charged with murder (played by Robert Duvall)....
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:22 PM
| Oct 30, 2011
Three years ago, Quentin Derrick was eating clams at a beach-side restaurant in Da Nang. As he gazed east at the South China Sea, he couldn't believe what was rolling in.
Derrick has lived in Vietnam for eight years and surfed a good part of the...