| Jul 8, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Jon Hamm -- who picked up his third consecutive lead actor nomination for "Mad Men" -- also earned his second-in-a-row guest actor bid for "30 Rock." However, as this appearance clocks in at just 136 seconds (2:16), many of our forum posters think a nod...
| Aug 26, 2010
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Wednesday that it would present "The Godfather" director-producer Francis Ford Coppola with the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award and give honorary Oscars to British film...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 1:06 PM
Controversial director Roman Polanski shows he still has the stuff to make a compelling drama by adapting novelist Robert Harris' story of a writer ( Ewan McGregor) summoned to help a former British prime minister ( Pierce Brosnan) prepare the latter's...
| Nov 21, 2010
The Museum of Contemporary Art's recent fundraiser was proclaimed to be many things:
Trailed by a "60 Minutes" TV crew, while being observed by Connie Bruck for a New Yorker profile, Eli Broad said the "Artist's Museum Happening" promised to redefine...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 6:53 AM
Reunited with director Oliver Stone, Michael Douglas reprises his Oscar-winning role as ruthless financier Gordon Gekko - trying to rebuild his life after a prison stretch - in this well-played sequel.
With his estranged daughter (Carey Mulligan) engaged...
| Nov 3, 2010
Some years ago, I shared a barber with the late Mel Tormé. It was a small, low-key shop where the talk was usually sports and the music on the radio was always jazz or vocals from the American Songbook.
One morning, Tormé and I found ourselves pausing...
| Nov 7, 2010
The moment one enters the gracious Upper West Side apartment of Eli Wallach, the home he has shared for decades with his wife and fellow actress, Anne Jackson, there is an unmistakable sense of life being well lived. Smiling and curious about his guest,...