| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:19 PM
"Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" was released 50 years ago this week. The film is regarded as a cinematic masterpiece today (AFI ranked it No. 39 in its 10th anniversary Top 100 in 2007), but in February 1964, Times...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The stereotypical Sundance movie is thought of as something capital-Q quirky, typically a story of family dysfunction or coming-of-age. This year's festival, across its numerous sections, featured a newfound immersion in genre storytelling that pushed the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:20 PM
The Washington Wizards moved above .500 for the first time in more than four years Monday night, accomplishing the feat on their eighth try this season by pulling away in the second half to beat the visiting Portland Trail Blazers, 100-90.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:15 AM
With apologies to Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, the title of this theater tale could be "Out of the Woods."
The Colony Theatre in Burbank said a fundraising push that began around Thanksgiving snowballed into about $260,000 -- more than five...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For some models, a Sports Illustrated cover helps pave the path to enduring fame and fortune. Here's the rundown on seven success stories.
FOR THE RECORD:
Swimsuit models: In the Feb. 9 Image section, an article about former Sports...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:35 AM
In 2006, Shirley Temple was given the 42nd Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achivement Award honor. A few weeks before she received the honor, the former child star talked on the phone from her home in Woodside, Calif. with Susan King about the award, and her...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:02 PM
A man accused of opening fire on a rival gang member in the first shooting on the USC campus in decades was convicted Monday of four counts of attempted murder.
Prosecutors argued that Brandon Spencer, 21, was seeking retaliation for his own gunshot...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Jonna Mendez was a globe-trotting spy for nearly three decades, briefing the president, slipping across borders armed with false identities, using cameras so tiny they fit into a lipstick tube or a blazer button.
As the CIA's chief of disguise, she...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The Clippers are set to play on Christmas Day for the third consecutive year, an indication of how far they have come and the star power they have in Chris Paul and Blake Griffin.
The Clippers are to play the Golden State Warriors in Oakland in the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:37 AM
Shock-rocker and filmmaker Rob Zombie, known for his horror and sci-fi themes, has sold his stately home in Hancock Park for $3.65 million.
The tree-sheltered Tudor, built in 1924, features wood paneling in the living room and pub rooms as well as the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Don’t think witches are scary? Scott Snyder says wait until you see “Wytches.” “We want you to be afraid to […]...