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Relationships finally get more complicated on TV

Relationships finally get more complicated on TV

Humans are hard-wired to seek symmetry, and nowhere is that more obvious than on TV.

Cannes 2014: When choosing films, festival follows its own formula

Cannes 2014: When choosing films, festival follows its own formula

The Cannes Film Festival can certainly welcome, and boost, movies that aim to be Academy Awards players — the festival has premiered at least...

'Transcendence': Techno-thriller doesn't compute, critics say

'Transcendence': Techno-thriller doesn't compute, critics say

Longtime Christopher Nolan cinematographer Wally Pfister chose an ambitious film for his directing debut in "Transcendence," a sci-fi thriller...

Steve Martin to debut new musical at Old Globe in San Diego

Steve Martin to debut new musical at Old Globe in San Diego

Steve Martin will present the world premiere of his much buzzed about new musical "Bright Star" in September at the Old Globe in San Diego as part...

'Star Wars': Disney takes on original trilogy in new kids' book series

'Star Wars': Disney takes on original trilogy in new kids' book series

Disney is releasing a new series of children's books based on the original "Star Wars" trilogy, starting with a collaboration between bestselling...

Angelina Jolie breaks the curse of 'Unbroken'

Review: 'Watermark' is an immersive experience in global water use

'Scandal' recap: Olivia flies off into the sunset... for now

Ellen DeGeneres, Chelsea Handler puzzle over Buzzfeed quizzes

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Coachella moves to the beat of digital youth

Coachella moves to the beat of digital youth

Critic's Notebook: Lorde, Chance the Rapper, Zedd and Carbon Airways move Coachella away from legacy acts.

Geffen Playhouse season will include play about Patricia Highsmith

San Diego Opera board president resigns at Thursday meeting

Future and Kanye West's video for 'I Won' is now playing

Women play second fiddle at summer music festivals like Coachella

'Transcendence' may not rise; Fox pulls 'Animation Domination'

Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' poised for subdued U.S. launch

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Record Store Day: 20 curiosities to chase on music retail's big day

Record Store Day: 20 curiosities to chase on music retail's big day

Record Store Day 2014 commences Saturday with desperate vinyl collectors and obsessive fans scouring racks for the objects of their desire...

'American Idol' recap: Dexter Roberts' luck runs out

'American Idol' recap: Dexter Roberts' luck runs out

Doing the tried-and-true down-home country-anthem thang week after week carried Dexter Roberts pretty far this season...

 Review: Annette Bening pays fine tribute in 'Ruth Draper's Monologues'

Review: Annette Bening pays fine tribute in 'Ruth Draper's Monologues'

Watching Annette Bening perform the monologues of Ruth Draper at the Geffen Playhouse put me in mind of that lovely music tradition born out...

 Review: High-def recording of L.A. Phil's 'The Other Mary' is otherworldly.

Review: High-def recording of L.A. Phil's 'The Other Mary' is otherworldly.

In a perfect colossally Minimalist world, where resources and rehearsal time are no object, the Los Angeles Philharmonic might have...

Jazz picks: Tigran Hamasyan, Chris Speed and Regina Carter come to LA

Jazz picks: Tigran Hamasyan, Chris Speed and Regina Carter come to LA

A selection of jazz and jazz-adjacent shows head for Los Angeles in the coming days.

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Relationships finally get more complicated on TV

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Cannes 2014: When choosing films, festival follows its own formula

TV ratings: 'Scandal's' Season 3 ends strong

Steve Martin to debut new musical at Old Globe in San Diego

Geffen Playhouse season will include play about Patricia Highsmith

'Scandal' recap: Olivia flies off into the sunset... for now

'Star Wars': Disney takes on original trilogy in new kids' book series

Ellen DeGeneres, Chelsea Handler puzzle over Buzzfeed quizzes

'Transcendence' may not rise; Fox pulls 'Animation Domination'

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