| Dec 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The desk shines, as do rows of Montblanc pens, and everything seems in its place, including the man who appears as if a meticulously dressed whisper. Most of the bottles in the liquor cart have not been opened, but the man, one of Hollywood's most...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:08 PM
It was a threesome in Mumbai that persuaded the judges to give the 2013 Bad Sex in Fiction award to Manil Suri for his novel "The City of Devi." The award was presented in London on Tuesday by film and television star Joan Collins.
In one notable...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Lori Loughlin just dashed a few more "Full House" reunion hopes and dreams.
Remember when John Stamos put his former "Full House" costar on blast, calling her "the one that got away"? Well, it turns out the now-married Aunt Becky isn't spilling the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Walt Disney Co. has hired a new advertising agency to oversee media planning for its movie studio.
OMD, whose clients include Pepsi and Visa, on Wednesday landed the Disney Studios account, which handles an estimated $800 million a year in advertising...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Johnny Depp has boldly gone where Kim Kardashian went before him. And no, we don't mean with a booty-baring selfie -- though we wouldn't kick one of those out of bed for eating crackers.
Depp, like Kardashian, has turned his dark tresses blond. A...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:15 PM
With "Whitey" Bulger given two life sentences on Thursday, a coda has been written to one of the most uncanny real-life mob stories in American history.
On the big screen, the tale may just be beginning.
“Black Mass,” the fact-based Bulger...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported a 12% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter, lifted by the performance of its consumer products, studio, and parks and resorts divisions.
The Burbank company posted net income of $1.394 billion for the quarter...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. reported a profit of $505,000 for the fiscal quarter ending Sept. 30 -- a significant decline from the same quarter a year earlier, when the studio made $75.5 million.
Revenue was $498.7 million, down 29% from $707 million...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Airing Monday night on HBO, "Seduced and Abandoned" is a meta-documentary in which actor Alec Baldwin and his filmmaker pal James Toback take a look at the arbitrary deal-making process behind today's movie business.
Toback and Baldwin roamed the Cannes...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Who doesn't love a cucumber?
Picklers, slicers, green or yellow, smooth or bumpy, thin- or thick-skinned, chubby Kirbys, little cornichons, English, Japanese, Persian. Good thing then that with the impending heat comes cucumber season.
They peak with...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Only hours after a new trailer for "Lone Ranger" debuted online last week, the blogosphere flew into a tizzy questioning whether Johnny Depp's portrayal of Tonto is racist.
In the upcoming western, Depp's Tonto -- the sidekick to a masked Texas ranger...