| Jun 7, 2011
| 3:28 PM
* * * X-Men: First Class
Directed by Matthew Vaughn. Written by Ashley Edward Miller & Zack Stentz and Jane Goldman & Matthew Vaughn. With James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Kevin Bacon. (PG-13)
“Never forget — mutant...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:40 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The British monarchy saga "The King's Speech" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.
Also nominated for best picture Tuesday...
| Jan 5, 2012
WASHINGTON, DC -- The Department of Defense says it will investigate whether there was any impropriety in aiding the making of a yet-to-be-released movie about the killing of Osama bin Laden.
The probe by the Pentagon's inspector general comes after...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:57 PM
The Pentagon and CIA will investigate whether the Obama administration gave any secret information to filmmakers about the special operations mission that resulted in Osama bin Laden's death.
The investigation came after months of urging from Rep....
| Aug 10, 2011
| 3:15 PM
The White House was defending itself from criticism Wednesday that it's given "high-level" access to Hollywood writers and producers preparing a movie about the May 1st capture--and death--of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. The film is set to be directed...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Muy pocos actores han cultivado la atención de Hollywood como Edgar Ramírez, venezolano que saltó a la fama mundial después de encarnar al terrorista El chacal en el telefilme francés Carlos.
El nuevo escalón que pisa Ramírez se titula Wrath of the...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:51 PM
EMERYVILLE, Calif. — It takes a fearless sort of man to wear a skirt to the office — even when the office is a den of art school grads, the boss is an avuncular guy with a Hawaiian shirt fetish and the skirt is a stylish plaid number...
| Jan 31, 2010
The Directors Guild of America on Saturday night named Kathryn Bigelow best director of 2009 for " The Hurt Locker."
Not only is it the first guild win for the 58-year-old filmmaker, it is the first time a woman has won the award.
"This is the most...
| Mar 7, 2010
David slew Goliath.
The small independent war drama "The Hurt Locker" won six Academy Awards on Sunday night, including best picture and director for Kathryn Bigelow -- marking the first time a woman has taken home such an honor.
In doing so, the film,...
| Jun 20, 2010
When John Baldessari's retrospective "Pure Beauty" opens at the L.A. County Museum of Art on June 27, expect to see several generations of artists on hand for the opening-week events.
For as long as he has been making art in Los Angeles, Baldessari has...
| Mar 5, 2010
Those seeking a quick primer on Film Independent's Spirit Awards need only YouTube Mickey Rourke's acceptance speech at last year's ceremony.
The "Wrestler" star began his address -- which clocked in at an Oscar-unfriendly six minutes -- by imploring the...
| Jan 17, 2010
The night belongs to "Avatar."
The sci-fi blockbuster -- the most expensive movie ever made and on track to become the highest-grossing film ever made – won the Golden Globe tonight for best dramatic film and best director for James Cameron.