| Jan 7, 2009
This year's lead actor and supporting actor categories offer no end of irony.
Although certifiable leading men like Brad Pitt in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," Leonardo DiCaprio in "Revolutionary Road," Clint Eastwood in "Gran Torino" and...
| Jan 9, 2009
This is one of those houses you might want to bow to in homage as you approach. It was owned by the late Milton Katselas, founder of the Beverly Hills Playhouse acting school, director and coach to half of Hollywood.
Katselas, who died at 75 on Oct. 24,...
| Jan 24, 2009
Perpetually touring performer Beck has lowered the price on his Malibu beach house a smidgen to pique interest. Old price: $2,399,000. New price: $2,345,000. Hey, we did say a smidgen. It's his second home, and his schedule hasn't allowed much use of it....
| Oct 15, 2008
Few filmmakers have to sell a subject as unpopular as the one Oliver Stone tackles with his latest cinematic "history lesson." But you've endured eight years of George W. Bush, Stone seems to say with his new bio-pic W., what's another two hours?
| Oct 17, 2008
Few filmmakers have to sell a subject as unpopular as the one Oliver Stone tackles with his latest cinematic "history lesson." But you've endured eight years of George W. Bush, Stone seems to say with his new bio-pic " W." -- what's another two hours?...
| Oct 16, 2008
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Unlike its subject, "W." can't win. At this point in the current administration, I doubt even Oliver Stone wants to see an Oliver Stone film about the life and exceptional good luck enjoyed (and squandered, if you agree with the filmmaker and his...
| Oct 17, 2008
"W." MAY sound like the story of the initial that rocked the world, but it turns out to be the tale of a mouse that roared. Director Oliver Stone and writer Stanley Weiser's unexpected take on the life and times of our 43rd president will surprise a lot...
| Apr 7, 2008
Its political choices can be debated endlessly, but the Bush Administration may go down as one of the most attractive in world history, at least if Oliver Stone has his way.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Thandie Newton will play a surprisingly...
| May 9, 2008
Oliver Stone has secured domestic distribution for "W," his yet-to-shoot biopic of President George W. Bush.
Lionsgate has landed North American distribution rights for the film, which features Josh Brolin as President Bush and Elizabeth Banks as Laura...
| May 23, 2008
Oscar winner Richard Dreyfuss is reportedly in final negotiations to play Vice President Dick Cheney in Oliver Stone's "W," filling out one of the film's last key roles.
Josh Brolin and Elizabeth Banks are already toplining "W" as George W. Bush and...
| Jun 13, 2008
Is Oscar winner Jon Voight prepared to go head-to-head with Jack Bauer?
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the answer is "Yes."
Voight has signed on to play the nemesis to Kiefer Sutherland's Bauer on the upcoming season of "24."
The trade paper says...
| Sep 25, 2009
Surrogates is a workmanlike sci-fi action film with few pretenses, a movie that hints at much but grapples with little.
Set in the VERY near future, it's about the ways technology disconnects us from reality and humanity, about the obsession with...