| Jun 17, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Think Dick Cheney's thoughts on torture are extreme? Meet the Authority.
Meet them and be afraid. Very afraid. Because underneath the sheen of gentility, bureaucratic formalities and a really sweet reception area, the Authority is pretty vicious. ...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Just how many subplots swirled about in tonight's season premiere? I think I lost count at 32.
While it's always good to meet new characters (like Vampire Authority rep Nora, who gives off a distinct Rachel Weisz vibe) and see others get extended time...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Leave it to Russell Edgington to liven things up.
Captured by Eric and Bill (finally) at the Asylum of High School Student Horror House and brought back to the Authority, Russell seemed done for. He's outfitted with one of those helpful iStakes...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Ever wonder what a fairy burlesque club looks like?
It's sort-of like Moulin Rouge. But with more men in top hats and twinkly noises. And revelations about what happened to Sookie's parents.
Yup, we're back in fairyland, but it's not quite the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Oct. 31. Release dates and other details, as compiled here by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
My Old Lady
A down-on-his-luck New Yorker inherits a Parisian...
| Aug 19, 2014
When director Robert Rodriguez and legendary comic-book author Frank Miller released their movie “Sin City” in 2005, they had few […]...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 10:57 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It may be in 3D this time around, but Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller's monotone, monochrome comicbook universe feels flatter than ever in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For." Rare indeed is the movie that features this many bared...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:05 AM
"Sin City" is back in all its lurid, gory glory, a vivid and visceral graphic novel come to life in the capableof Robert Rodriguez and co-director and comic book creator Frank Miller.
If anything, it's a more gorgeous experiment in green screen digital...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Nancy Callahan you once knew is gone.
A new clip from "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" spotlights the transformation of Jessica Alba's returning character from a stripper with a heart of gold to a woman with a vengeance.
Alba's Nancy isn't coping...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:12 AM
When 17-year-old actress Claudia Lee landed a role on the 1991-set sitcom "Surviving Jack," she set out to discover what that neon-soaked, scrunchie-lovin' decade was all about. Born in 1996, Lee was 3 when partying like it was 1999 gave way to Y2K fears....
| May 22, 2014
| 10:00 PM
My friend texted me a link to a Variety story, reporting that "Wet Hot American Summer," only one of the best comedies of all time, may be returning as a 10-episode Netflix series. This was my response:
For a few years there'...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cult classic "Wet Hot American Summer" could finally make its long-awaited resurrection courtesy of Netflix, according to sources.
The 2001 comedy, which boasted a who's who of up-and-coming comedic stars playing campers at fictional Camp Firewood, may...