| Jan 30, 2010
| 4:32 PM
She has starred in films banned by the Iranian authorities, played in a rock band and made it to Hollywood. This year, she plays one of the leading roles in the new Iranian film "About Elly," Iran's official entry to......
| Nov 24, 2009
| 4:32 PM
"The Twilight Saga: New Moon" has been exploding all sorts of box office records -- my colleague, Ben Fritz, says, for example, that it is the least expensive movie ever to open to more than $200 million worldwide. But the......
| Jan 1, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan 3 - 9, in PDF format This week's TV Movies CRIKEY! Pop music's Pink entertains fans Down Under in the new concert special "Pink: Funhouse -- Live in Australia,"......
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Sometimes it seems like Leonardo DiCaprio is just working his way backward through the 20th century.
After all, he played J. Edgar Hoover in 2011, starred as Jay Gatsby in May and now, per this Hollywood Reporter item, could tackle the role of Woodrow...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:55 PM
The patience stone (syngue sabour) of Persian mythology is a magical black stone that receives the problems of those who confide in it. According to myth, when the stone has absorbed all the pain and suffering of the person, it will shatter and free the...
| Nov 29, 2008
Leonardo DiCaprio, who in a sort of passing of the teen-idol baton sat courtside next to "High School Musical" star Zac Efron at a Lakers game last weekend, has listed one of his Malibu properties for sale at $8,999,000. What's next? Will the mini-me...
| Jan 10, 2009
There is much to envy about actress Beverly D'Angelo: ageless beauty, a Hollywood career of lasting duration, the fact that hunky Al Pacino parked his slippers at her front door for years and that she owns a 1920s Spanish-style gem of a house in Beverly...
| Sep 5, 2008
LOS ANGELES, September 5, 2008 It's "Sneaks Weekend" as the Los Angeles Times (latimes.com) popular Sunday Calendar "Sneaks" franchise comes to multimedia life Saturday, September 6th and Sunday, September 7th. The Times, alongside KTLA (KTLA.com) and...
| Oct 9, 2008
ONE CAN'T throw a rock while at multiplexes this weekend without hitting Mark Strong. He's in the Ridley Scott- Leonardo DiCaprio- Russell Crowe counter-terrorism thriller, " Body of Lies," and the Guy Ritchie- Gerard Butler London gangster flick, "...
| Oct 9, 2008
IT FEATURES two of the biggest A-list stars around, Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe. Its director, Ridley Scott, was the creative force behind the blockbusters "Gladiator" and "American Gangster." And the last movie from its screenwriter, William...
| Oct 23, 2008
In Hollywood, filmmakers generally fall into one of two camps. Commercial directors such as Michael Bay appeal to the masses, while indie film specialists like Mike Leigh create more positive reviews than long lines in front of theaters.