| Feb 16, 2015
| 6:00 AM
If "New Worlds" seems instantly familiar, we can blame it on George R.R. Martin.
The New Mexico-based fantasy author plundered some of the best bits from English history as inspiration for the novels that are the basis of the massive HBO hit "Game of...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 6:30 AM
"Birdman" "American Sniper" and "Unbroken" were among the winners at the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards on Sunday in Los Angeles.
The Golden Reel Awards celebrate outstanding achievement in sound editing in feature films, long-form...
| 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
| 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 13, 2015
| 4:00 AM
There's a great deal of marketing synergy propelling Amazon's first hourlong drama series "Bosch," which debuts on Friday.
"Bosch" refers to Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch, Michael Connelly's internationally famous fictional detective, a perfect fit for...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 10:42 AM
Long derided as the boob tube, television has entered an unprecedented era when people want to watch it everywhere at their own pace.
Technological breakthroughs, time-shifted viewing and increased competition have pushed content to new levels of...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:04 AM
A funny thing happened to Kristian Nairn after his first season playing Hodor, the vocabulary-challenged giant who heaves a paraplegic prince onto his back, in HBO's "Game of Thrones."
Nairn, a house DJ in Northern Ireland, although not a popular one,...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 2:27 PM
There's going to be another Lannister heir! Lena Headey is pregnant with her second child.
The Emmy-nominated British star, who plays shrewd Queen Regent Cersei Lannister on HBO's "Game of Thrones," announced the news in a statement to People.