| Apr 19, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Award-winning producer-writer-director George Schlatter is a kind of P.T. Barnum of the small screen.
An innovative showman, the 81-year-old Schlatter turned the comedy genre on its head with the hip, groundbreaking series "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In"...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Someone once told Kurt Russell that his acting career "looks like it was handled by a drunk driver."
And Russell's reply?
"I said I can't deny that," he said, laughing.
But the boyishly handsome 63-year-old Russell, whom most baby boomers first...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Ten-hut! Rebel Wilson is headed to boot camp.
The "Pitch Perfect" comedian is set to star in a remake of the 1980 comedy "Private Benjamin" for New Line, according to a Tracking Board report.
The original movie starred Goldie Hawn as a spoiled...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Directorial acclaim never comes easy. When it hits, though, the results can be significant not only for the helmer but for cinema itself. We take a look back at the films that propelled some of today’s most celebrated directors to prominence....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
In a slight change in procedure, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on Monday morning announced the slate of presenters at Sunday's Oscars.
The roster includes representatives of Hollywood from the 1950s and 1960s (Kim Novak, Sidney Poitier)...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:52 AM
The review was originally publushed in the Chicago Tribune June 30, 1981.
Stripes is a male version of "Private Benjamin" with one critical difference. Whereas Goldie Hawn was ignorant about "the ways of the Army" in "Private Benjamin," Private Bill...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:34 PM
When Angelina Jolie arrived at Oscar rehearsals Thursday morning, she had some wisdom to share with a group of film students clustered backstage at the Dolby Theatre. The actress and director spoke to the students not of the demands of a Hollywood career,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
From Brad Pitt to the pizza guy, backstage at the Oscars was a site for surprises, smooches and last-minute prepping.
After Pitt's "12 Years a Slave" won best picture, the actor-producer grabbed director Steve McQueen's face and planted a kiss on it....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Parks and Recreation Leslie and Andy...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Don't get confused, but "July" will be coming early with the release of the crime thriller "Cold in July" on May 23. IFC Films just released a trailer for the film.
The retro-flavored movie was one of many genre-twisting entries to emerge from this...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Film and fashion's most notable talent braved rivers of slush and and sleet for amfAR's exclusive annual blackÂtie gala on Feb. 5, held at the Wall Street outpost of tony pleasuredome Cipriani. The lavish soiree, sponsored by Bulgari, Wells Fargo,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Zoe Saldana, known for her roles as Neytiri in “Avatar” and as Uhura in the new “Star Trek” movies, is off the market and her house in Los Feliz is on -- at $1.199 million.
The actress married Italian artist Marco Perego this...