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  • Joan Baez, Patti Smith, Carey Mulligan, Oscar Isaac Celebrate the Music of 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    "The Great Folk Scare" is how the late singer-songwriter Dave Van Ronk jokingly referred to the 1960s American folk music revival. But there was nothing to fear Sept. 29 at Manhattan's Town Hall, where a who's-who of folkies past and present gathered to...
  • Matt Smith is leaving ‘Doctor Who’ at the end of 2013

     
    Matt Smith is leaving “Doctor Who” after four years of portraying the time-traveling hero on the long-running British sci-fi adventure […]...
  • Matt Smith leaving 'Doctor Who' at end of 2013

    Matt Smith leaving 'Doctor Who' at end of 2013
    "Doctor Who" star Matt Smith will leave the role at the end of this year, BBC announced Saturday. After four years as the Time Lord and appearing in the 50th anniversary special set to air Nov. 23 on BBC America, Smith's 11th Doctor will regenerate...
  • Sony Classics Picks Up Jim Jarmusch's 'Only Lovers Left Alive'

    Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all North American rights to Jim Jarmusch's vampire drama "Only Lovers Left Alive" on the eve of its world premiere at Cannes in competition. Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, John Hurt, Anton Yelchin...
  • Cannes Film Review: 'Only Lovers Left Alive'

    Did somebody make it a rule that every director has to do a vampire movie at some point? If so, Jim Jarmusch got the memo, and he tweaks the genre slightly in "Only Lovers Left Alive" to fit his own laid-back vibe, turning in a sweet but slight love story...
  • Around Town: 'Paper Moon' shines on downtown festival

     
    The Los Angeles Conservancy's Last Remaining Seats festival that showcases the historic movie palaces on Broadway in downtown L.A. returns this Wednesday with Peter Bogdanovich's 1973 comedy "Paper Moon."...
  • ‘Doctor Who’: David Tennant, Billie Piper return for anniversary

     
    Matt Smith's Doctor will cross paths with David Tennant's Doctor in an upcoming 50th anniversary special of “Doctor Who.” Tennant, ......
  • Review: John Hurt is magnificent in Beckett's 'Krapp's Last Tape'

    Review: John Hurt is magnificent in Beckett's 'Krapp's Last Tape'
    With his shock of silver-gray hair, his face etched by time with the lean expressiveness of a Giacometti sculpture and his soulful eyes registering every fleeting hurt and happiness, John Hurt bears a striking resemblance to Samuel Beckett in the...
  • Dan Castellaneta, a.k.a. Homer Simpson, joins 'Christmas Carol'

    Dan Castellaneta, a.k.a. Homer Simpson, joins 'Christmas Carol'
    Dan Castellaneta, who voices America's favorite schlub hubby Homer Simpson on Fox's "The Simpsons," has joined the cast of Second City's "A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens"  at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. The comedic stage production is set to begin...
  • 'Prometheus': Ridley Scott returns to space and finds something familiar ✭✭✭

    'Prometheus': Ridley Scott returns to space and finds something familiar ✭✭✭
    Nearly all the bits and pieces in director Ridley Scott's"Prometheus" come from other movies — either one of Scott's or someone else's. More and more, though, I appreciate Scott's fundamental squareness as a filmmaker. "Prometheus" may be the"...
  • John Hurt in 'Krapp's Last Tape' for Kirk Douglas Theatre season

    John Hurt in 'Krapp's Last Tape' for Kirk Douglas Theatre season
    John Hurt performing Samuel Beckett's "Krapp's Last Tape" will be among the highlights of the Kirk Douglas Theatre's 2012-13 season, which will be announced Thursday by Center Theatre Group. The season will feature a total of five main productions,...
  • Prometheus

    Prometheus
    Ridley, Ridley, Ridley. How much money was spent to make such a visually stunning science fiction thriller, with such fantastic CGI…for all of us that loved Alien to say “Really? Did he just do that again?” Don’t get me wrong,...