| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
At 58, Jeff Daniels has made more than 40 movies, been nominated for three film Golden Globes and had one of the defining big-screen comedies of the 1990s ("Dumb & Dumber"). But before last year he had never been a TV-series regular — and had...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 8:22 AM
“Bates Motel,” the 10-part series, has its premiere tonight at 10 on A&E, and with “Psycho” as its source of ......
| Jan 3, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Jason Reitman, director of the recently released comedy "Young Adult," has sold his Beverly Hills home for $1.475 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The redone contemporary house, built in 1962, features walls of glass and vaulted ceilings. The...
| May 14, 2011
Pop singer Katy Perry and her husband, comedian and actor Russell Brand, are listing their Los Feliz home at $3,395,000.
The gated property includes a stately 1922 Mediterranean-style main house and a swimming pool. The 4,600-square-foot home, with a...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Jason Reitman, director and screenwriter of "Up in the Air," has listed his Beverly Hills home for sale at $1,595,000, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The redone contemporary house, built in 1962, features walls of glass, vaulted ceilings and...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Another batch of burgeoning filmmakers and future Oscar movies will make their debuts in the snowy frenzy of 2011 Sundance Film Festival, which announced its latest competitive lineup today. Among the films we'd stand in the cold to see: "Higher Ground,"...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:36 PM
"Modern Family," "Mad Men" top 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards: More surprising: Jimmy Fallon, solid host! See the full list of winners here. [Vulture] Paris Hilton's arrest defended: The celebutante, who was arrested Friday for alleged cocaine possession, was...
| Aug 8, 2010
Everybody has an opinion about "Inception," and mine comes in the form of a question: Why are the movie's architectural settings, for the most part, so hackneyed?
Christopher Nolan's hyper-complex psychological thriller doesn't just make architecture a...
| Mar 8, 2010
Never mind its handicapping by many gurus of gold as an odds-on Oscar front-runner heading into Sunday evening. The downsizing drama "Up in the Air" was completely excluded in all six categories for which it was nominated, including nods for George...
| Mar 8, 2010
"The Hurt Locker," a gritty, challenging and little-seen drama about bomb disposal in the Iraq war, was the leading winner with six Academy Awards on Sunday night, including best picture and the first directing honor for a female filmmaker.
| Feb 28, 2010
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According to Santa Fe Institute economist Samuel Bowles, roughly one out of every four Americans is now employed guarding the wealth of the rich. This "guard labor" is loosely defined...