| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:30 PM
"Gravity" and "12 Years a Slave" tied for top honors at the Producers Guild of America Awards on Sunday night, beating front-runner "American Hustle" and throwing open one of the tightest Oscar races in years.
"Gravity" producers Alfonso Cuarón and...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In a wide-open year, Hollywood folk are looking for Oscar omens, and today's nominations from the Producers Guild of America offer double reason to celebrate: Aside from earning the honor of being recognized by the guild, these noms have been a good gauge...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Joan Fontaine, the coolly beautiful 1940s actress who won an Academy Award for her role in Alfred Hitchcock's "Suspicion" and who became almost as well-known for her lifelong feud with her famous older sister, Olivia de Havilland, died Sunday. She was 96....
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine, whose film career was marked by a long-running rivalry with her sister, Olivia de Havilland, died on Sunday at age 96 at her home in Carmel, California, according to reports.
The Hollywood Reporter and the Los...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Cool beauty Joan Fontaine, who gave strong performances in a number of classic films including Alfred Hitchcock's "Rebecca" and Max Ophuls' "Letter From an Unknown Woman," has died, according to a report in the Hollywood Reporter. She was 96.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"Like other observers of the scene, I've been absolutely fascinated by how public the rich have gone during the last seven years. With their full cooperation, we know almost everything there is to know about them: their net worth, their incomes, how...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:43 PM
CLERMONT — Making the most successful movie in box-office history had its rough spots.
Clark Gable was reportedly afraid to play Rhett Butler, thinking that no one could live up to the expectations of readers who snatched up a million copies of...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Frankly, my dear, filming “Gone With the Wind” was far from a breeze. In fact, just five weeks into shooting the blockbuster, the whole movie was almost a total bust.
“Everyone knows the movie, but not everyone knows they had a lot...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Confronted by the alleged thriller "Paranoia" last week, I was struck dumb (and dumber!) by the opening voice-over narration delivered in heavy, stilted tones by Liam Hemsworth, a young actor whose only piece of direction, apparently, was: Talk. Slowly....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Casting a big movie, as Thomas Edison might've said under different career circumstances, is one percent satisfaction and 99 percent aggravation. And the general public is right 100 percent of the time.
Take Ben Affleck, or as the general public cried...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Driving down Kenneth Road in northwest Glendale, some may have noticed the slow disappearance of the famous white mansion known to the local residents as the “Gone with the Wind” house. It is disheartening to know that an important part of...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"SHE WAS LIKE A HORSE ON THE TRACK. Nothing, and then the bell goes, and something happens," said Hollywood cinematographer James Wong Howe about Greta Garbo.
If you're like me, sometimes you roam your living quarters picking up and putting down books...