| Oct 14, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Whitney Houston and "Sparkle": After a supposed kerfuffle on board a Delta plane, Whitney Houston landed safely in Detroit, where the city is abuzz....
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:37 PM
A Francois Truffaut retrospective, an animation festival and a screening of 1978’s “Superman” are among this week’s highlights....
| Feb 26, 2010
| 4:32 PM
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra has been without a music director for close to four years. Starting in September, that will all change when conductor Riccardo Muti assumes the top artistic post of the venerated institution. On Thursday afternoon, the...
| Mar 25, 2011
"Potiche" is a glossy throwback made with a modern eye, an old-fashioned romantic fantasy starring Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu that's been knowingly updated with tart, contemporary touches.
The updater is François Ozon, who's been down this...
| Aug 31, 2010
Acclaimed French filmmaker
Alain Corneau, 67, the French filmmaker who leapt to international notice with the 1991 hit "Tous les Matins du Monde," died Monday after suffering from cancer, Artmedia talent agency said in Paris.
| Sep 12, 2010
| 7:23 PM
Director Claude Chabrol, one of the founders of the New Wave movement that revolutionized French cinema, died Sunday. He was 80.
Christophe Girard, who is responsible for cultural matters at Paris City Hall, announced Chabrol's death. No cause was given....
| Aug 19, 2011
| 8:40 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- French actor Gerard Depardieu is apologizing for peeing on the floor of an airplane and blames the incident on prostate issues.
Depardieu's travel companion and fellow actor, Edouard Baer, has released a statement on Depardieu's...
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Anderson Cooper consistently excels at the age-old journalists' credo to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable.
Now he is determined to give the afflicted a voice.
Besides CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" and his contributions to CBS' "60...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
“Machine Gun Preacher” star Gerard Butler won’t name specific movies, but he recognizes that he’s made some stinkers.
“There without a doubt have been movies that I’ve watched and went, ‘What a waste of time that...
| Jun 15, 2011
We're following a debate raging in San Francisco with an eye turned to its linguistic ramifications as much as its cultural ones.
A group of advocates is pushing for a local ban on circumcisions on all males younger than 18, calling the procedure cruel...
| Aug 31, 2008
90 min. Rated PG-13
Directed by Mathieu Kassovitz
(Gothika & Assassins)
(A few spoilers below)
If there ever was a fine for movie plagiarism, this one would be hit with it. A blatant rip-off, or rather, a gargantuan hack job, poorly executed...