| Nov 1, 2011
“Don’t do it,” whispers “Like Crazy” star Felicity Jones.
“Stay away!” urges co-star Anton Yelchin.
That’s their advice for people thinking of getting into a long-distance relationship, and the actors...
| Nov 4, 2011
"It's scary to go to acting school," Elizabeth Olsen admits.
"You're always getting criticism — constructive criticism. It's never 'Good job.' Never. Your teacher will never tell you 'That was great.' And if they do, you know that's the only praise...
| May 22, 2012
Talk about a memorable movie pitch.
“This is the vibrator movie you can bring your mom to,” says “Hysteria” director Tanya Wexler, who grew up in Lincoln Park. “You want to see something about the vibrator that you can&...
| May 24, 2012
*** (out of four)
As “Hysteria” begins, onscreen text informs us, “This story is based on true events. Really.” Indeed, what follows may be surprising to many who live in a world in which sex toys—from vibrators to...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Peace, Love & Misunderstandings ** ½
El director australiano Bruce Beresford se mete en problemas cuando intenta rendir homenaje al Festival de Woodstock, evento de capital importancia dentro de la cultura norteamericana. Esta fiesta de tres días repleta...
| Jan 12, 2009
The red carpet has always been Hollywood's very own economic forecaster. (We mortals settle for gas prices.) And Sunday night, at the 66th annual Golden Globes, many of the stars arrived in sleek, subdued gowns more suited to the upcoming inauguration...
| Oct 12, 2008
NOT EVEN a global credit crisis can compromise the enduring value of French chic. That was the message from Chanel's Karl Lagerfeld, the reigning godfather of Paris fashion. With a stunning, life-size reproduction of the original Chanel Rue Cambon...
| Oct 5, 2008
DESPITE past rumblings that emerging-talent showcase Gen Art, one of the more consistent components of Los Angeles' ever-morphing fashion week landscape, might partner with one of the dueling L.A. Fashion Week groups, it's going solo again this year....
| Jun 26, 2009
Verona and Burt are having a baby. But where? Where is a support system? Where would the lifestyle be right for raising a child?
"I want her childhood to be Huck Finn-y," Burt offers. Verona is equally idealistic. But being the mom-to-be, she's also...
| Nov 27, 2009
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"AVATAR" COUNTDOWN: 22 DAYS Our countdown coverage continues today with a bit of "Avatar" news that has is especially exciting for us here at the Hero Complex... Moviegoers everywhere will be able to see "Avatar" on Dec. 18 but the......
| Dec 6, 2009
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At the Golden Globes, Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe may finally see her "Precious" dream realized â€“ to be fawned over by frenzied paparazzi in Hollywood. But, like in "Precious," she also may get her heart crushed, this time in the fierce diva smackdown...
| Dec 13, 2009
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On Monday night, I hope you L.A. readers will join us at the Landmark Theatre for a free 3-D screening of Pixar's "Up" and, afterward, a Q&A session onstage with director Pete Docter. This great event is part of the......