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  • Patricia Neal dies at 84; Oscar-winning actress found triumphs in a life of tragedies

    Patricia Neal dies at 84; Oscar-winning actress found triumphs in a life of tragedies
    Her life was marked by professional triumphs, including a Tony Award-winning debut on Broadway in Lillian Hellman's 1946 drama "Another Part of the Forest" and a best actress Oscar for her role in the 1963 drama "Hud." But for Patricia Neal, the husky-...
  • David Nolan dies at 66; founder of the Libertarian Party

    David Nolan dies at 66; founder of the Libertarian Party
    David F. Nolan, whose disgruntlement with conventional politics — especially President Nixon's imposition of wage and price controls in 1971 — drove him to launch the Libertarian Party with a small group of friends, has died. He was 66. Nolan...
  • 'Atlas Shrugged Part 2' to start production in April

     
    "Atlas Shrugged Part 2," the second film in a proposed trilogy adapting Ayn Rand’s 1957 capitalist epic, is scheduled to start principal photography in April in Los Angeles and Colorado, with an eye toward an October 2012 theatrical release....
  • Maggie Simpson gets her Hollywood close-up

     
    Maggie Simpson is in the spotlight in “The Longest Daycare,” the animated short that precedes screenings of “Ice Age:┬áContinental Drift” ......
  • 88 books that shaped America, at the Library of Congress

     
    The Library of Congress' list of 88 books that shaped America includes poetry, novels, nonfiction, a play, a polemic, books of science and grammar, cookbooks and children's books. What's it missing?...
  • Don Delillo's 'Cosmopolis,' via David Cronenberg [video]

     
    Two masters, David Cronenberg and Don Delillo, have come together to create the film "Cosmopolis." Is it possible that's a bad thing?...
  • McManus: Mitt Romney stays put

    McManus: Mitt Romney stays put
    If you've been holding your breath to see whether Mitt Romney would pivot to the center now that it's a two-man race between him and President Obama, you can exhale; he won't. Romney made that clear in his victory speech after last week's primaries in...
  • McManus: Don't close the GOP show

    We in the mainstream media harbor a dirty little secret: Most of us are rooting for Rick Santorum. It's nothing personal, although Santorum is a reasonably appealing guy. And it's not ideological; most of us aren't yearning for Bible-based social...
  • Patt Morrison Asks: Robert Reich, Pre-Occupied

    Patt Morrison Asks: Robert Reich, Pre-Occupied
    Robert Reich has worked in a lot of big white buildings -- in the Senate, as an intern to Robert F. Kennedy; in the office of then-Solicitor General Robert Bork; in the Ford and Carter administrations; and as labor secretary to President Clinton. Now...
  • On Location: Occupy L.A. upstages film production at City Hall

     
    Many in Hollywood may be sympathetic to the goals of Occupy L.A., but the industry is having a hard time filming at one of city’s most popular shoot locations....
  • 'Atlas Shrugged': Exclusive DVD excerpt and sequel plans

     
    “Atlas Shrugged Part I,” the first film of a proposed trilogy adapting Ayn Rand’s 1957 capitalist epic, arrives on DVD today....
  • ‘Atlas Shrugged’ video recall — ’self-sacrifice’ breaks with Rand orthodoxy

     
    The moxie orthodoxy of the folks behind “Atlas Shrugged” knows no end. They had a shot at landing a decent director and real stars (Brangelina showed interest), blew that, got it into a limited number of theaters, spent days proclaiming &#...