| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Fans of Showtime's recently canceled series "The Borgias" are nothing if not passionate. They recently rallied during the Television Critics Assn.'s summer press tour to get Showtime to bring the historical series back. That didn't work, but they are...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Writer-director Neill Blomkamp's unheralded feature debut, "District 9," arrived like a bolt of lightning in 2009. With its propulsive energy and pointed aliens-as-apartheid allegory, the film racked up stellar reviews, a $115-million box office take...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Do you know Simon Weeks?
In the official trailer for one of the late Cory Monteith's final film, we see the "Glee" star as drug-addicted Weeks, a recently released convict with a lot of dirt on narcotics detective Eugene "Mack" McCanick ("Treme's"...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A strike by stagehands that could have disrupted the Toronto International Film Festival has been averted, three weeks before the fest launches on Sept. 5 with the world premiere of Benedict Cumberbatch's "The Fifth Estate."
Local 58 of the Intl....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Paramount hopes to power up late-summer 2014 -- turtle-style -- by moving "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" from June 6 to August 8.
The studio says the move is meant to capitalize on a lack of family films during the end of summer. It's also supposed to...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Cory Monteith appeared a few months ago as if he was truly looking forward to the future, having finally put behind him the demons of substance abuse that had plagued him since he was a youth.
"Sending out my love to everyone," the "Glee" star said in a...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Lady Gaga is showing off how she got her latest olfactory piercing.
In a 58-second clip titled "haus life," posted on YouTube by her makeup artist Tara Savelo, Mother Monster is seen lying on her back while a man pierces her septum with a rod. The whole...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Sonic star power will light up the Toronto International Film Festival's Mavericks program, it was announced this morning, with the world preems of Ron Howard's doc "Made In America," capturing last year's inaugural Philadelphia music festival of the same...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a way to check out Al Jazeera America.
The Skinny: I want to watch Al Jazeera America but alas am a Time Warner Cable subscriber and it doesn't have a deal to carry the news channel, which launches today. I need to get a...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Ripples from Cory Monteith's death continued to spread through Hollywood and more details emerged in the week after his body was found in a Vancouver, Canada, hotel room.
The 31-year-old "Glee" actor accidentally overdosed on a mix of heroin and...