| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:37 PM
"J. Edgar" movie premiere opened the AFI Fest in Hollywood. Clint Eastwood directing Leonardo DiCaprio were an irresistible draw for Armie Hammer and Naomi Watts. "J. Edgar," starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Clint Eastwood, opens Nov. 9....
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Clint Eastwood's “J. Edgar” is a lumbering miscalculation, a slow and clumsy re-think of the late F.B.I. founder J. Edgar Hoover's life and career that views him through the lens of his alleged homosexuality. While the screenwriter of “...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Played by Katherine Heigl and Josh Duhamel, two people who don't get along suddenly find themselves acting as surrogate parents in this attempted comedy.
Mutual friends, who had tried to set them up together, die in an accident ... leaving the would-be...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 10:00 PM
** (out of four)
Fast-talking L.A. defense attorney Michael “Mickey” Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is a bit of a stereotype. He’s a boozer. He’s got a prosecutor for an ex-wife (Marisa Tomei). And he’s quick to celebrate his...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:02 PM
My hatred for J. Edgar Hoover stems from something different than reasons the Kennedy’s or others might.
I was 13, and obsessed with collecting signed first edition books. At a library in Encinitas, they were selling one of Richard Nixon and a...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 4:11 PM
NBC's 2011-12 line-up got a little more charming--and sexy--with the official announcement that Josh Lucas will head up the cast of "The Firm."
Lucas, who caused some swooning in "Sweet Home Alabama" and recently starred in "The Lincoln Lawyer," will...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Early on, Matthew McConaughey established himself with impressive roles such as the lawyer in "A Time to Kill." He gets back to that profession, and that energy, in this smartly paced drama about a case that restores a sense of purpose to the attorney...