| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Does it matter that Angelina Jolie hasn’t starred in a Hollywood film in the past three years? Or that her latest film, “The Tourist,” alongside Johnny Depp, was a tad bit lackluster?
Nope, not really. The mother of six still earned...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:20 PM
"Gravity," the long-gestating project about an astronaut trapped in space, will kick off the Venice Film Festival.
The Warner Bros. production starring Sandra Bullock will premiere Aug. 28, festival organizers said Wednesday. The movie, which also...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:26 AM
This week, a suburban Washington, D.C.-area mom packed up her three daughters’ Abercrombie & Fitch clothes and returned them to the firm’s chief executive, Mike Jeffries, with a note explaining that she wouldn’t be letting her kids...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks.
Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:38 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will honor actress Angelina Jolie with its Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, a coveted honor given to people "whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry.”
The academy also...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:05 PM
TORONTO -- By now the back story to “Gravity,” Alfonso Cuaron’s escape-from-space action piece that hits theaters next month -- is becoming almost as striking as the film itself.
There was the possible involvement of several stars --...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Just a few months ago, Brad Pitt and his production company, Plan B Entertainment, were being skewered all over Hollywood, as the actor was personally blamed for every misstep in the making of “World War Z.” Even the celebrity-fawning Vanity...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
On a blazing summer morning, James Deen, looking like the frat boy next door, hunched over a table inside a Woodland Hills café lobbing harsh words at the film business, just days before his dramatic-feature debut in one of the summer's most talked-...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Midway through an extensive exploration of the songs of Disney’s past, composer Alan Menken needed a breather. Menken, a regular Disney orchestrator since his work on 1989’s “The Little Mermaid,” fanned himself with his song sheets...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The recently wrapped D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center proved to be more than a three-day biannual gathering of Disney fans. It was a mind-boggling testament to the pop culture juggernaut that Walter Elias Disney hath wrought.
Thanks to a stable...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:32 PM
“Maleficent” star Angelina Jolie arrived at D23 on Saturday morning, and like the evil sorceress she's playing in the live-action […]...