| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Whether it was the two-story entry hall that doubled as a gym or the 60-foot swimming pool with underwater speakers, Ryan Phillippe's tricked-out home in Hollywood Hills West enticed a buyer to shell out $6 million.
Still, that wasn't enough to spare...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 9:02 AM
Moviegoers had four new films to choose from at the box office this weekend, but "Argo" — the well-reviewed film that has been out for 17 days — still seemed like a better option to most.
Ben Affleck's political thriller claimed the top...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:14 AM
It wouldn't be a holiday in New York without the PIX11 Yule Log! The Yule Log, the famous film loop of a burning log in a hearth, has warmed the hearts of` viewers since it debuted on PIX in 1966. To celebrate the fabled fire stick's 46th anniversary,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:33 AM
The network that has given us "Gossip Girl" and "The Vampire Diaries" is taking teenage angst to another level -- or rather, century. The 16th century.
The CW's forthcoming drama "Reign" follows the early years of Mary, Queen of Scots as a teenager...
| Sep 11, 2013
When even a Sonic Boom alarm — very loud and rigged to shake the bed — couldn't wake Terra Ziporyn Snider's teenage daughter for school, the former Wilmette mother knew there had to be a better way.
"My kids suffered hugely. My oldest...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Royals are all the rage, with Kate, William and baby George splashed across the international media, and the CW network hopes American teens are ready for their own blue-blooded story about kings, queens and dynasties.
But will the genre-loving target...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When it comes to Hollywood's hold on everyday fashion, movies frequently steal most of the credit -- two-hour immersions where one comes up coveting Alicia Silverstone's knee-highs in "Clueless" or Jennifer Beals' off-the-shoulder sweat shirt in...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry found an interesting way to promote the OWN network, which will be home to two new Perry joints beginning in May: "The Haves and the Have Nots" and "Love Thy Neighbor."
The duo donned familiar costumes in a parody video,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Two New Jersey families are brought closer together in a way they never anticipated in this comedy about a May-December romance, with Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl") and Hugh Laurie ("House") playing the couple. The news does not go over well when others...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Frankly, it sounded pretty stupid. For reasons unknown, electricity fails worldwide, sending humanity into a post-technological free-fall. Weeds grow in the Capitol (very "Logan's Run"), young women defend their families with bows and arrows (very "Hunger...