| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The Apple Watch stole the spotlight at the tech company's media extravaganza Monday. But it was an announcement at the same event, made by HBO, that marks a true turning point.
HBO Chief Executive Richard Plepler introduced HBO Now, a $14.99-a-month...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:18 PM
The night before he robbed an Indiana bank — not for the money, but so he could return to prison and have a job and something to eat — David Potchen slept in the woods.
He lay down "in the high grass like a deer," Potchen told me in an...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:20 AM
Hundreds of “Scandal” fans packed the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood for a chance to take selfies with lead actress Kerry Washington and to hear her castmates in a panel discussion moderated by Jimmy Kimmel.
The event was part of the weeklong...
| 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...
| Apr 10, 2015
On Sunday, “Game of Thrones” fans will gather in front of their televisions to “do-do-DO-do” along with the show's opening […]...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 10:47 AM
When Dwayne Johnson thumbed a ride on "Fast and Furious" back in 2011, he instantly gave the film series a needed boost of energy.
Some critics, such as Jim Slotek from The Toronto Sun, went so far as to suggest that Johnson saved the franchise,...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:40 AM
In news that is sure to delight Anglophiles the world over, on Thursday Kensington Palace announced via Twitter that Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, or as us commoners like to call her, Kate, will visit the set of "Downton Abbey" next week.
| 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...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 4:53 PM
Dim and steaming with urban grit, personal pathos and intense violence, Marvel's great new "Daredevil" series for Netflix proves, once again, that no one understands the multiple-platforming world better than the comic book company originally, and...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 8:30 AM
This spring, a complicated new protagonist is coming to television. A mysterious but charismatic figure from modest origins, he inspires fierce loyalty in his scrappy band of followers but is dismissed as a dangerous impostor.
No, he's not the latest...