| Nov 16, 2011
The holiday movie season is a crowded beast. So we asked filmmaker Hilton Carter, a MICA grad who now lives in Los Angeles, to give us his picks for what he can't wait to see. Carter, 31, whose dark short film "Moth" aired earlier this year on HBO, cut...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:18 AM
Xzibit is coming to local airwaves.
The rapper-actor and former host of MTV’s “Pimp My Ride” has been tapped by classic R&B and hip-hop radio station KDAY-FM (93.5) to host and produce a new weekly show.
On Friday, the station will...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Calling its 2013-14 schedule Fox’s “biggest investment in original programming in our history,” Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly on Monday presented the network’s plans to launch original shows over all 12 months of the year....
| Mar 21, 2010
In the beginning of "A Conversation With Eric Fischl and Steve Martin" at the LA Art House in West Hollywood, Martin pondered our love of art, noting that Los Angeles has built new art museums costing hundreds of millions of dollars.
"I don't think...
| Aug 29, 2008
A year ago, the Telluride Film Festival set off the early fireworks for eventual Oscar winners Daniel Day-Lewis ("There Will Be Blood") and screenwriter Diablo Cody ("Juno"). Can this weekend's festival do the same for "The Curious Case of Benjamin...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 4:33 PM
• Scott Gaita reports that "Precious" was named best film of the year by the African-American Film Critics Assn. The film also won best director for Lee Daniels, supporting actress for Mo’Nique and screenplay for Geoffrey Fletcher (tying with Ron...
| Oct 5, 2009
| 3:25 PM
A true-life drug raid, which ended up making a single mother (played by Nicole Beharie) a scapegoat of the Texas district attorney (Michael O'Keefe) who ordered the operation, sparks this intense drama.
Tim Blake Nelson ("O Brother, Where Art Thou?"),...