| Jul 3, 2013
Standing next to a large flat-screen TV showing an image of a toucan, Claudia Trujillo was doing her best sales pitch, rattling off all the reasons to consider Costa Rica a prime film location.
Costa Rica doesn't have a film incentive, she explained,...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
When producers of the upcoming science fiction movie "After Earth" wanted to create an image of what the planet might look like 1,000 years in the future, location manager Dow Griffith knew just the place.
He immediately thought of the mystical...
| May 7, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Ray Harryhausen, the stop-motion animation legend whose work on "The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms," "Jason and the Argonauts" and other science fiction and fantasy film classics made him a cult figure who inspired later generations of filmmakers and special-...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:13 PM
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| Apr 7, 2013
| 9:26 AM
"Evil Dead" sucked the life out of the competition at the box office this weekend, leaving its rivals as casualties while claiming No. 1.
The fourth entry in the horror franchise debuted with a healthy $26 million, according to an estimate from...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 12:49 PM
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation" could be demonized by "Evil Dead" at the box office this weekend as the horror film aims to possess No. 1.
After debuting with $40.5 million, the action sequel will likely take in an additional $20 million during its second...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Chaz Bono has starred in his own documentary ("Becoming Chaz"), appeared on reality TV (ABC's "Dancing With the Stars") and authored a book ("Transition: The Story of How I Became a Man"). He's now expanded his resume by appearing onstage in a short...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The origins of the mysterious package that showed up Wednesday at the University of Chicago admissions office addressed to Henry ......
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:43 PM
The University of Chicago is grappling with a mystery today involving Indiana Jones, of all people. According to the university's ......
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:34 PM
A 50-year-old Glendale woman was arrested Friday on charges of violating a restraining order barring her from proximity to actor Jeff Goldblum, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The suspect, Linda Ransom, is accused of...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The singular Jeff Goldblum joined us Tuesday for an online video conversation about his role in the Theresa Rebeck play "Seminar," which is running through Nov. 18 at the Ahmanson Theatre. Goldblum appeared in the the play earlier this year on Broadway,...