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  • Quiz: Who won consecutive Academy Awards?

     
    If last year's Academy Award champ Jeff Bridges ("Crazy Heart") triumphs next February for starring, just like John Wayne, in "True Grit," he'll become one of the few stars to nab consecutive Oscars. Some famous past examples: Luise Rainer ("The Great...
  • 'Something Wicked' brings a darker Disney to the ArcLight on Monday

     
    "Something Wicked This Way Comes" (8 p.m. Aug. 2, ArcLight Hollywood) Something special this way comes -- and it begins Monday at the ArcLight Hollywood. Fourteen films spanning five decades of Disney will be screened this month at three theaters......
  • Jim Bellows dies at 86; legendary editor of L.A. Herald Examiner

    Jim Bellows dies at 86; legendary editor of L.A. Herald Examiner
    Jim Bellows, a legendary editor who built a career resuscitating underdog big-city newspapers from Los Angeles to New York and helped turn Tom Wolfe and Jimmy Breslin into stars, has died. He was 86. Bellows, a longtime resident of Brentwood, died...
  • Marc Rocco dies at 46; filmmaker directed 'Where the Day Takes You'

    Marc Rocco, a film writer, director and producer whose credits included "Murder in the First" and "Where the Day Takes You," has died. He was 46. Rocco's body was found May 1 by a friend at Rocco's home in North Hills, said his wife, Lisa, who was in...
  • Tom Runyon dies at 89; fiction writer and actor shared name with Hollywood Hills canyon

    Tom Runyon dies at 89; fiction writer and actor shared name with Hollywood Hills canyon
    Tom Runyon, who shared his family name with a Hollywood Hills canyon and his simple fare at his rough-hewn roadhouse on Mulholland Highway with the famous and famously interesting, has died. He was 89. Runyon, a fiction writer and occasional actor,...
  • Michael Viner dies at 65; tabloid book publisher

    Michael Viner dies at 65; tabloid book publisher
    Michael Viner, a publisher who specialized in audio books and earned a reputation for quick hits with sensational stories, including O.J. Simpson trial figure Faye Resnick's book about Nicole Brown Simpson, died of cancer Saturday at his Beverly Hills...
  • Dick Berg dies at 87; television and film writer and producer

    Dick Berg dies at 87; television and film writer and producer
    Dick Berg, a longtime television and motion picture writer and producer, died Tuesday from a fall at his home in Los Angeles. He was 87. A pioneer of the made-for-television movie format that revolutionized network programming in the 1970s, Berg helped...
  • Leaving art out of history

    How did George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" reflect both the Jewish and African American experience in America? Why was Ernest Hemingway's "The Sun Also Rises" so influential for modern fiction and journalism? What was Abstract Expressionism, and why did...
  • Quiz: Who won two consecutive Oscars?

     
    If Penelope Cruz ("Nine") wins supporting actress one year after prevailing for "Vicky Cristina Barcelona," she'll join an elite group of stars who pulled off two consecutive Oscar victories. Some famous examples: Luise Rainer ("The Great Ziegfeld," 1936;...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: Andy Samberg guest stars as the Head Ranger on 'Parks and Recreation'

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 14 - 20 in PDF format This week's TV Movies HEAD RANGER: Andy Samberg guest stars in a new episode of 'Parks and Recreation' at 8:30 p.m. on NBC.......
  • Movie Star Mystery Photo

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo Update: Marion Burns in “Man Eater,” May 14, 1933. Evidently the film was released as “The Devil Tiger.” Marion Burns. the daughter of the former head of Western Costume Co., gets a contract with Fox, April 27, 1932....