| Mar 21, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Get past discussions of artistic intent, of the potential career benefits that the cast might have seen in making "Spring Breakers." What it really boiled down to is this: "None of us had ever experienced spring break," says James Franco. "Really."...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Directed by Harmony Korine
Canny provocateur that he is, director Harmony Korine (Gummo, Kids) has packed his new film Spring Breakers with enough publicity-generating, meta-textual talking points to make the actual quality of...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:19 AM
It was a weekend of firsts at the box office.
The No. 1 spot went to the first cave-man family in "The Croods," and "Olympus Has Fallen" star Gerard Butler had his first strong showing at the multiplex in years.
The 3-D animated family film beat out...
| Mar 21, 2013
***1/2 (out of four)
If we cut loose with friends on vacation, do we lose ourselves or become who we really are?
It's a big question generated in the unexpectedly great “Spring Breakers,” which, yeah, could be lazily dismissed as just an...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Break out the red cups.
"Spring Breakers," Harmony Korine's R-rated tale of four college girls on a debauched party trip, posted this weekend the biggest debut of the year for a film playing in limited release. Screening in two theaters in New York...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Its Chicago release date (March 22) is a little more than a month away, but Harmony Korine's upcoming "Spring Breakers" movie has laid some serious groundwork to becoming the greatest film of the year/generation/all-time?
If you haven't heard, the...
| Jul 31, 2011
When he was a kid in the 1960s, Jerry Mitchell visited the Hollywood Bowl for the first time. "We got to walk on the stage," he recalls. "I looked out and said, 'This is amazing. This is what I want to do.'"
Mitchell is back at the Bowl, where he will...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 5:38 AM
Movie stars, television actors, rock singers, fashion models and professional athletes are just like you and me. They want to take their families and friends to Disneyland for a day of fun. But that's not always as easy when you're better known than...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 9:32 PM
From Sin City music bashes to rain-soaked cocktails amid sportswear, the Ministry has all the latest star sightings. Reality gals Whitney Port ("The City') and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola ("Jersey Shore") hit up Las Vegas' Jet nightclub for Rolling Stone'...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 4:37 PM
And I might add, comic book Gothic and quite cool. Judging from the trailer to “Sucker Punch,” Zack Snyder's March movie about girls trapped in an orphanage finding an alternate reality that will allow them to escape has violence, sex appeal,...
| Nov 28, 2010
| 4:34 PM
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ continued its box office dominance, racking up another $50 million and change at the box office, according to estimates. That puts it about a million ahead of “Tangled,” Disney's...