| Dec 29, 2010
| 10:49 AM
It was July 4th, 1969. I had a 24-hour pass, so I headed to D.C. Thought I'd take in movie, then see the fireworks at the Washington Monument. This would be my last hurrah before the hell week of infantry school.
I had just finished reading Charles...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:41 PM
Editor's note: This is the last column in a three-part series reviewing the year 2010 in local theater.
One is an acclaimed professional actor, the other a skilled director of community theater productions. Both are at the top of their game.
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:39 PM
Let's cut to the chase. "True Grit" is one of the very best films of the year. Written and directed by the Coen Brothers, it takes a sharp offbeat turn on the basic elements of Hollywood cowboy movies. It's full of dark humor and snappy dialogue, but less...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Suzanne Perez's picks for best and worst movies of 2010:
1. "The Social Network" — A real-life geek inherits the Earth. Aaron Sorkin's quicksilver dialogue and Jesse Eisenberg's acting delivery are superb.
2. "The Kids Are...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 8:52 AM
LOS ANGELES -- "The Social Network" keeps making friends, winning the Critics' Choice award for best picture and three other prizes.
But "Inception" led all films Friday night with six awards total, all in technical categories.
Best actor went to...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 4:27 AM
BEVERLY HILLS - The Facebook tale "The Social Network" won top honors Sunday at the Golden Globes with four prizes, including best drama and director, solidifying its prospects as an Academy Awards favorite.
Winning the dramatic lead-acting prizes were...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:14 AM
LOS ANGELES -- One year after winning the top prize at the Sundance Film Festival, "Winter's Bone" has earned Hollywood's top honors.
The film -- shot in Taney and Christian counties in 2009 -- earned four Academy Award nominations including Best...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:40 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The British monarchy saga "The King's Speech" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.
Also nominated for best picture Tuesday...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 12:55 PM
They say that in Hollywood, it's all about who you know.
In this case, knowing who to pick for The Herald-Mail's eighth Oscar Picks Contest could make you $50 richer.
The Herald-Mail's Oscar contest is back. James Franco and Anne Hathaway will co-host...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 12:58 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Colin Firth and Christian Bale are expected to take home Screen Actors Guild Awards prizes in a ceremony that looks to be a prelude for acting honors at the Academy Awards.
Out of the 20 guild nominees at Sunday night's awards at the...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Could Tara Reid have provided us with the best "cat out of the bag" moment so far this year?
Hollywood.tv recently asked Tara Reid, who played the toenail-polished Bunny in the oft-quoted "The Big Lebowski," what projects she's got coming up and, yes,...