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  • Book review: 'Twenty Thirty: The Real Story of What Happens to America'

    Book review: 'Twenty Thirty: The Real Story of What Happens to America'
    Twenty Thirty The Real Story of What Happens to America Albert Brooks St. Martin's Press: 375 pp., $25.99 Though written by filmmaker-comedian Albert Brooks, the events of his near-futuristic novel "Twenty Thirty: The Real Story of What Happens to...
  • TOO SOON?: New York Film Critics Circle names "The Artist" Best Film of 2011

    TOO SOON?: New York Film Critics Circle names "The Artist" Best Film of 2011
    Happy New Year! It is the first day of 2012, right? Last night we got the news about the New York Film Critics Circle announcing "The Artist" as the best film of 2011. Today, somebody sent me a link to Facebook, where they are revealing their "most...
  • New Year's Eve

    New Year's Eve
    Don’t rush out and see New Year’s Eve. Wait until it gets closer to New Year’s Eve – and then hopefully, it won’t be in the theatres anymore. This will easily make my list of the 10 worst movies of the year. And I’m...
  • San Diego Film Critics Society Nominations for 2011

    San Diego Film Critics Society Nominations for 2011
    Last year when I wasn’t a party of the San Diego Film Critics Society, I cringed when I saw how many awards they gave to 44 Inch Chest, a movie with a great cast, but lame screenplay. This year as part of the group, I enjoyed the fun as we sent...
  • SAG NOMINATIONS LIST: The Screen Actors Guild announcement brings plenty of surprises

    SAG NOMINATIONS LIST: The Screen Actors Guild announcement brings plenty of surprises
    This is shaping up to be one of the biggest roller coasters of an award season in some time. The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) unveiled its nominees for the best in film and television this morning, offering plenty of surprises. Perhaps the biggest?...
  • FULL LIST: The 69th Annual Golden Globe Nominations

    FULL LIST: The 69th Annual Golden Globe Nominations
    The Oscar race isn't getting any easier to predict. This morning, the Hollywood Foreign Press unveiled their nominees for the best in film and television in 2011. And while this small group of media generally has little influence over the Oscars, it's...
  • Chicago Film Critics Association 2011 Awards

    Chicago Film Critics Association 2011 Awards
    CHICAGO FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION 2011 WINNERS BEST PICTURE(-) The Tree of Life BEST DIRECTOR(-) Terrence Malick--The Tree of Life BEST ACTOR(-) Michael Shannon--Take Shelter BEST ACTRESS(-) Michelle Williams--My Week with Marilyn BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR(-)...
  • George Clooney, Meryl Streep Big Winners at Golden Globes

    George Clooney, Meryl Streep Big Winners at Golden Globes
    LOS ANGELES -- George Clooney and Meryl Streep appear to be main contenders in the 2012 Hollywood award season after Sunday night's Golden Globes. But the winners of the best film drama actor honors face competition from a silent film star and an...
  • FULL LIST: Winners at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards

    FULL LIST: Winners at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards
    Yaaaaaaaaaawn. Sorry, I tried my best to not doze off during the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards. There were a few interesting moments (Seth Rogen concealing his erection, the clever acceptance speech from the folks at Modern Family, every Elton John...
  • Oscar nominations a blast from the past

    Oscar nominations a blast from the past
    John Osborne wrote the key post-World War II British drama "Look Back in Anger," later filmed in 1959. By contrast there’s very little anger in all the look-backs among this year’s Academy Award nominations. Oscar's unofficial slogan in...
  • Oscar Nominations for 2012

    Oscar Nominations for 2012
    All my friends think I wake up early for the Oscar nominations. It’s baffling how little they know me. I love nothing more in life than sleeping in. And why wake up early to pull an Elvis and shoot the TV screen at the idiotic nominations that...
  • Former Bel-Air estate of late TV host Merv Griffin is listed for $6.995 million

    Former Bel-Air estate of late TV host Merv Griffin is listed for $6.995 million
    An estate in Bel-Air that was previously owned by television host Merv Griffin is for sale at $6.995 million. The 5,500-square-foot single-story house is set at the end of a gated driveway beside a circular motor court. The red-tile roofed home...