| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:54 PM
With its multidisciplinary mix of movies, music and technology, the South by Southwest festival has a reputation as a hip, forward-looking affair. But one of the unofficial themes to emerge at this year's SXSW Film Festival, which kicked off Friday, is...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:02 PM
James Franco has played a rapping gangster in "Spring Breakers," created an art project about "Three's Company" and taken a recurring role on "General Hospital."
But “Veronica Mars” creator Rob Thomas still wasn't certain the actor would...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Some filmmakers want to show you their heart, while others are content to train their cameras on their navels. Director-writer-star Kevin Hamedani opts for the latter category with his quasi-autobiographical buddy comedy "Junk," an insular, fitfully...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In what looks to be his biggest role since leaving "Saturday Night Live" in May, Bill Hader is in talks to co-star with Amy Schumer in Universal's Judd Apatow pic "Trainwreck."
Apatow is directing and producing through his eponymous banner. U acquired...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Jill Soloway's vision of hitting the big time looks like this:
Ratty couches strewn with old blankets. A “stinky rug.” A cat box containing a yellow liquid that, assurances are made, is just dirty water, not any sort of digestive byproduct. A...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The season three finale for Lena Dunham's "Girls" delivered 1 million viewers across its three plays on Sunday, with the 10 p.m. airing up 6-percent from its season two finale.
The HBO show had an average gross audience of 4.6 million viewers for the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In his new rapid-fire spelling-bee comedy, "Bad Words," Jason Bateman opens his mouth in more ways than one. When a young Indian boy is talking too much, his 40-year-old spelling-bee contestant, Guy Trilby, tells the boy to "point his curry hole" in...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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The Big Bang Theory Raj (Kunal...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Even demurely dressed, Kate Upton, Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann keep heating things up on the red carpet while they do the global press rounds for their upcoming buddy comedy, "The Other Woman."
The film's leading ladies debuted the flick Tuesday in...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:58 PM
This combo pack of two Blu-rays and one DVD may have the most extras of any new major studio release. (There might be some titles that had this much on their second or third home video release in a “Gold” or “Collector's” or...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Jon Hamm, floppy-haired dating-show contestant. It's not an upcoming role but rather one the "Mad Men" star already played, back in 1996.
And hoo-boy, the hair! Bradley Cooper in "American Hustle" has nothing on this guy, if you trade the '70s for the...