| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Skouras has booked d.p. Trent Opaloch ("Captain America: The Winter Soldier," pictured) on Joe and Anthony Russo's "Captain America: Civil War" and editor Fred Raskin ("Django Unchained") on Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight."
APA has booked...
| Nov 12, 2014
Bouchercon, like many conferences that bring together creators and fans, has panel discussions, signings and an awards dinner. But the 44-year-old crime fiction convention also offers activities unlikely to be found elsewhere, such as cadaver dog...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:52 PM
A diverse slate of series ranging from a Civil War drama to a satire of New Age yoga culture will highlight Amazon Studio's first pilot season lineup for 2015. The projects come from a variety of top producers including Ridley Scott ("Alien"), Carlton...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Every aspiring musician needs someone to believe in their songs. KCRW-FM DJ Gary Calamar, who is also one of Hollywood's most respected music supervisors, has been that person for countless bands, placing their tracks in television shows such as "True...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The world of moneyed Northern California liberals — a specific genus of the 1 percent all its own — is satirized from within in the seriocomic indie "Last Weekend" (at the Siskel Film Center through Oct. 9).
It is Labor Day weekend and as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:58 PM
GLAAD has issued its annual reports on representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in television.
The media advocacy group has given top marks to HBO, ABC Family and MTV in its latest annual Network Responsibility Index, which...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:50 PM
"Strike Back" cast members are getting some all-star support for the upcoming fourth season.
Michelle Yeoh, Dustin Clare, Will Yun Lee, James Wilby, Adrian Paul, Joseph Gatt and Christian Antidormi will star in the new season, Cinemax announced Monday,...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When it debuted, "Boardwalk Empire" looked like the answer to HBO's prayers.
Another mob series with a glittering pedigree, including Martin Scorsese, who practically defined post-"The Godfather" crime movies; and "The Sopranos" alums Terence Winter...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
When James Franco directs, he calls Scott Haze. The actor (named one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch last year) not only stars in Franco's movie adaptation of Cormac McCarthy novel "Child of God," opening Aug. 1. He also plays the lead in Franco's Off...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:50 AM
You'll be seeing stars, vampires and football players this weekend among the TV highlights.
1. Hall of Fame Game, NBC, 8 p.m. Sunday
Just how much are viewers missing the NFL? We'll find out when the 2014 preseason begins with the New York Giants...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Humans and supernaturals combine forces on a daring raid to rescue Bon Temps residents from rogue vampires on “Death Is Not the End,” Episode 74 of HBO’s “True Blood.”
Holly Cleary (Lauren Bowles) escaped from the vampires,...