| Nov 3, 2009
| 4:32 PM
We knew Fox Searchlight was in love with "Crazy Heart," the low-budget country music drama that stars Jeff Bridges as a faded, booze-fueled singer named Bad Blake who's trying to get his career back on track. Written and directed by......
| Oct 5, 2008
DESPITE past rumblings that emerging-talent showcase Gen Art, one of the more consistent components of Los Angeles' ever-morphing fashion week landscape, might partner with one of the dueling L.A. Fashion Week groups, it's going solo again this year....
| Oct 12, 2008
NOT EVEN a global credit crisis can compromise the enduring value of French chic. That was the message from Chanel's Karl Lagerfeld, the reigning godfather of Paris fashion. With a stunning, life-size reproduction of the original Chanel Rue Cambon...
| May 4, 2008
THE trailers for "The Dark Knight" have shown quite a bit of Heath Ledger's scabbier, surlier reinvention of the Joker (think of Malcolm McDowell's thug from "A Clockwork Orange" but with kelp-colored hair, scars and a hyena laugh), but the producers have...
| Jul 6, 2008
THE BRITISH filmmaker Christopher Nolan has the mien of a passionate literature professor (passionate, that is, in the British sense of the term) and, last December, he spoke about the young actor Heath Ledger as if he were the most fascinating manuscript...
| Jul 16, 2008
FOR YEARS musicians have taken a leading role in one of their industry's most important acts of public service -- turning people's hunger for a great song, well performed, into food that feeds the physical hunger of thousands.
Live Aid for Africa is...
| Jul 16, 2008
| 3:55 PM
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases Nov. 4-10 Grown Ups 2 After having moved his family from Hollywood back to his hometown, Lenny (Adam Sandler) and his buddies indulge in a wild day filled with old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:22 PM
While Hollywood gossip sites buzz about "Once Upon a Time's" Jamie Dornan replacing Charlie Hunnam of "Sons of Anarchy" as brooding billionaire sex master Christian Grey in the film version of "50 Shades of Grey," a kitsch-kink love fest plays out this...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:59 AM
After "Olympus Has Fallen," 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. comes under attack from enemies again - moviewise, that is - in this adventure from director Roland Emmerich, who certainly does things big, as such other movies as "Independence Day" and "The Day After...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Are you easily annoyed these days? Me too.
So, herewith, a brief sampling of the most annoying and shamelessly under-analyzed and under-reported incidents of recent weeks.
•Democratic silence as President Barack Obama follows and expands upon...