| Aug 5, 2009
| 6:53 PM
I Love You, Man
Paramount, $29.99; Blu-ray, $39.99
The usual criticisms apply to the shaggy, Apatow-esque "bromantic comedy" "I Love You, Man." The movie's story of an uptight nerd ( Paul Rudd) who learns to unwind with the help of a self-possessed...
| Mar 21, 2010
America's first fascination with Japan flared -- and disappeared -- like fireworks. Before J-Pop, or the American discovery of Zen, or even the reshaping of Impressionism by the Japonisme aesthetic in the late 1800s, the United States was seized by a wave...
| May 30, 2007
Sure looks as if HBO again will dominate the TV movie categories (it's won 12 times in 15 years), with four strong entries:
"Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," an adaptation of the bestseller about the defeat of the Sioux after their victory at Custer's...
| Jun 6, 2007
Unlike in the series categories, the Emmys don't force voters to view DVDs in the movie and miniseries categories. Nominees are chosen by a popular vote of industry actors, which favors name recognition. It's the same process used in the Academy...
| Feb 1, 2009
The history of American art has missed the mark, says curator Alexandra Munroe. It has overlooked the profound and pervasive contribution of Asian philosophy and culture to the caldron, and the exhibition she has spent five years organizing, "The Third...
| Apr 17, 2009
Zac Efron, looking cool, is movie enough for the makers of "17 Again," a halfhearted fantasy that stars Efron in a role cryogenically frozen around the time of C. Thomas Howell's '80s heyday. He plays a high school basketball star who has everything going...
| Jan 20, 2009
There's no catting around on this: Comedian and actor Nick Bakay has purred his way into a bigger house.
Bakay, who was the voice of the black cat Salem on "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch," just sold his condo in Sierra Towers in West Hollywood for $2...
| Mar 5, 2009
Reginald Hudlin, a pioneer of the modern black film movement, has listed his Beverly Hills home for sale at $4,995,000.
The home, described in the Multiple Listing Service as a "tranquil retreat," has five bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms in 4,480 square...
| Apr 17, 2009
As a remake of It's a Wonderful Life or Back to the Future, the movies it borrows from most heavily, the re-live-your-senior-year comedy 17 Again falls a little short of the mark. But as a funny, sweet and smart star vehicle tailored for Zac "High...
| May 13, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Move over, Will Arnett. You're not the only actor who has penned a script, cast himself and scored a new TV show next year. ABC has picked "Mr. Sunshine," Matthew Perry's single-camera comedy about the manager of a local sports......
| May 18, 2010
| 4:33 PM
After the coffee. Before sneaking into an upfront rehearsal. Singing for their supper. Fox Broadcasting is putting a heavy load on "Glee," its surprise musical hit. Not only is the network moving the show to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the......