| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:02 PM
Hafthor Bjornsson, who plays The Mountain on the HBO series "Game of Thrones," broke a 1,000 year old record lifting a 32-foot, 1,433-pound log.
The website IronMind says "the record has been described in Icelandic Saga book,” where Orm...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:42 AM
"Transparent" keeps on racking up the accolades.
The freshly crowned Golden Globe winner is among the television nominees for the 26th GLAAD Media Awards, announced Wednesday.
Other programs nominated for the awards, which "recognize and honor media...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:07 PM
There are a lot of TV shows on the air right now that encourage fan theories. "The Walking Dead," "Game of Thrones" and the burgeoning number of superhero series all seem ripe for speculation of that sort. "The Simpsons" is not one of those shows.
| Feb 3, 2015
| 5:30 AM
Sports documentary producer Ross Greenburg was feeling a bit nostalgic as he oversaw a crew of video editors crash on the first installment of his latest Epix series "Road to the NHL Stadium Series."
"I started my career at HBO and had 33 great years...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 11:00 AM
We live in the age of edge, an age in which edginess is the grail for almost everything: popular literature, visual arts, music, sports (think Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman), journalism and especially television. In fact, just about the only medium...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:34 PM
HBO's highly anticipated streaming service will debut April 12, according to a report from International Business Times.
The network hopes to launch the standalone service, to be called HBO Now, in April to coincide with the fifth season premiere of...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Benjamin Netanyahu came to the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday and offered an idea so simple and brilliant that everyone in the White House must have felt dumb for not thinking of it. His alternative to the imperfect deal the U.S. may strike with Iran? A...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 12:00 PM
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
Lionsgate, $29.95; Blu-ray, $39.99
Available on VOD------------
FOR THE RECORD:
"The Hunger Games": In the New Releases column of the March 1 Calendar section, a review of the home theater release of the film "The...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 11:18 AM
"The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Birdman" won top honors Saturday evening at the 19th Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards.
Adam Stockhausen won the award for period film for "The Grand Budapest Hotel."...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:54 AM
"Hunger Games" studio Lionsgate has made a significant investment in video game developer and publisher Telltale Games, paving the way for the companies to collaborate on new games and TV shows.
Santa Monica-based Lionsgate invested about $40 million...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 9:20 PM
"The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Birdman" and "Into the Woods" won feature film honors Tuesday evening at the 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards.
The award for period film went to Milena Canonero for "The Grand Budapest Hotel." Albert Wolsky earned the top...