| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The 2012 Slamdance Film Festival announces its awards...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Matinee idols with the mojo to get the girl and break the box office—vote for the greatest, tell us if we missed any...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 4:37 PM
"Second for Second," the most exciting film at the Sundance Film Festival, is not on any movie theater screen, its being presented at the fest’s New Frontier exhibition space and its got the daunting title of “Evolution (Megaplex).”...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:36 PM
A lawmaker has introduced the STRIP Act, or Stop TSA's Reach In Policy Act to prevent airport screeners from wearing law enforcement uniforms and police-like metal badge and calling themselves officers unless they receive law enforcement training....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Where will Mr. Ed stash his cash now? As the Treasury Department prepares to pull the plug on the paper version of U.S. savings bonds at the end of the year, it's touting the 76-year history of the populist government......
| Jun 12, 2012
Ann Rutherford, an actress whose small role as Scarlett's younger sister Carreen in the 1939 film "Gone With the Wind" was her most enduring, has died. She was 94.
Rutherford, who also portrayed Mickey Rooney's teenage girlfriend in the Andy Hardy...
| Dec 12, 2011
Donald M. Koll, a real estate developer who pioneered high-rise office building in Orange County and among other projects helped turn Los Cabos, Mexico, into a premier resort destination, has died. He was 78.
Koll died Tuesday at Ronald Reagan UCLA...
| Mar 2, 2012
Early in his career as one of Hollywood's top cinematographers, Bruce Surtees became known for his artful use of low-level, moody lighting in films such as Don Siegel's "The Beguiled" and "Dirty Harry" and Bob Fosse's "Lenny."
Surtees, 74, who received...
| Dec 23, 2011
Doe Avedon Siegel
Model and stage, film, TV actress
Doe Avedon Siegel, 86, a model, actress and young muse for photographer Richard Avedon, died of pneumonia Sunday at Encino Hospital Medical Center, said her daughter-in-law Annette Siegel.
| Dec 25, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Each year, the president of the Tournament of Roses Assn. selects a prominent public figure to personify the event’s chosen theme as its honorary Grand Marshal. The Grand Marshal rides at the front of the Rose Parade and tosses the coin before the...
| Feb 20, 2012
Damien Bona earned a law degree from New York University in 1980 but spent only two years practicing law.
As he told the Los Angeles Times in 1986, "I had to choose between a job and an obsession. I chose the obsession."
Bona's obsession was the Academy...