| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:00 PM
"Kidnapping Mr. Heineken" is exactly what it promises, a story about the 1982 abduction of Dutch brewery mogul Freddy Heineken by a band of five desperate, tight-knit criminal novices.
Childhood pals and failed partners in an Amsterdam construction...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 10:56 AM
Ryan Kwanten is scheduled to film the indie romantic comedy “Who Gets the Dog?” Friday at the Allstate Arena and you’re invited. You just need to buy a ticket to the American Hockey League game between the Chicago Wolves and Oklahoma...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 9:26 AM
What to give that binge-watcher on your holiday list? Gifts of Blu-ray or DVDs will help fans catch up on the most-buzzed-about television programs these days. Consider:
•"The Roosevelts: An Intimate History" is one of Ken Burns' best. The 14-...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:25 PM
After Ryan Kwanten moved to Los Angeles a dozen years ago, he discovered what he considers the perfect local gym: the great outdoors. Best known for playing Southern heartthrob Jason Stackhouse on HBO's "True Blood," the actor says he stays in shape...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Nicolas Chartier's Voltage Pictures is on board the just-completed action film "Blunt Force Trauma," starring Ryan Kwanten, Freida Pinto and Mickey Rourke.
Voltage will launch sales at the American Film Market next week. Filming wrapped earlier this...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Motorcycles of all shapes, sizes and velocities speed around the track -- and, quite often, through the air -- in "On Any Sunday, The Next Chapter," director Dana Brown's effusive valentine to two-wheeled motorized transport in all its incarnations....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Humans and supernaturals combine forces on a daring raid to rescue Bon Temps residents from rogue vampires on “Death Is Not the End,” Episode 74 of HBO’s “True Blood.”
Holly Cleary (Lauren Bowles) escaped from the vampires,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It’s hard to imagine a more challenging time in Bon Temps as the town struggles to recover from vampire attacks, vigilantism and the deadly hepatitis V virus.
Exhausted Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) wants to mourn the dead alone, but her friends...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 6:13 AM
Using herself as bait, Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) risks her life to save Bon Temps from a band of rogue vampires on “Fire in the Hole,” Episode 73 of HBO’s “True Blood.”
For the dangerous plan to work, vampires infected...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The weekend fare aims to get viewers talking. The highlights:
1. "True Blood," 9 p.m. Sunday, HBO
The end has come for Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) in an episode called "Thank You." She contemplates life without Bill (Stephen Moyer). Viewers also...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
After seven seasons of supernatural sex, violence and dark humor, HBO concluded its popular “True Blood” series with Episode 80, “Thank You.”
From the first installment, Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) has been drawn to vampires,...