| Nov 7, 2014
| 3:25 PM
In the days before Robin Williams hanged himself in his stepson's bedroom, the troubled actor became increasingly paranoid and had difficulty sleeping, according to a coroner's report.
Williams would talk in his sleep, and the nightly disruptions got...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Simon Pegg comedy "Absolutely Anything" will get a release in China following an acquisition by HuaHua Media and Beijing YueHua Entertainment.
The picture, which is currently in post-production, is represented by GFM Films.
Kate Beckinsale, Rob Riggle...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:35 PM
The coroner in Marin County, Ca. has officially ruled Robin Williams' death a suicide by asphyxia due to hanging. There was no alcohol or illegal drugs involved, according to the statement released on Friday.
Williams was found dead Aug. 11 at his...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Despite its brash title and eccentric bent, "A Merry Friggin' Christmas" is, at heart, a pretty traditional holiday picture.
At less than 75 minutes (plus end credits), this flatly shot film plays as if much of its connective tissue was jettisoned to...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Mr. Coffee inventor Edmund Abel
Writer Maya Angelou
Actress Lauren Bacall
Video game pioneer Ralph Baer
Economist Gary Becker
Actress and diplomat Shirley Temple Black
Editor Ben Bradlee
Comedian David Brenner
Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:10 AM
In this age of instant cinematic gratification, you can log on to Netflix, push the "play" icon, and watch … your own backyard.
The Netflix offerings that you can "Watch Instantly" span the globe, the entire history of moviemaking, and every...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
As we approach the end of 2014, we begin contemplating what many of us, here and abroad, learned about Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementias.
Crucial scientific investigations have kept the public intrigued, and, on their toes. On a human...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Prom season is long gone, but with Ben Stiller and the late Robin Williams involved in this invitation, the sentiment is kind of timeless.
Williams and Stiller did a solid for "A Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb" costar Skyler Gisondo during...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Hordes of moviegoers journeyed to Middle-earth to see the final installment of the "Hobbit" franchise.
"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" has raked in $90.6 million in ticket sales since its release on Wednesday, according to studio estimates....
| Dec 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The first time 20th Century Fox offered Shawn Levy the job of directing "Night at the Museum," he passed. And the second time. And the third. And the fourth. And the fifth.
Levy had directed the 2003 family comedy "Cheaper by the Dozen" for Fox, and...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Twenty-seven years after it first premiered on Broadway, composer Stephen Sondheim and librettist James Lapine's subversive, fairy-tale-based musical "Into the Woods" comes to the screen Dec. 25 under the direction of "Chicago's" Rob Marshall and with a...