| Sep 29, 2010
| 5:54 AM
From the blog Michael Sragow Gets Reel:
Although the Internet was abuzz with rumors that Darren Aronofsky, director of "The Wrestler" and "The Black Swan," would direct the forthcoming " Superman: Man of Steel," I'm more concerned about the concept and...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Oscar-nominated director Darren Aronofsky often tells interviewers that "The Red Shoes" (1948) is the one film comparable to his own "Black Swan." How modest of him!
Aronofsky was right to say that the classic by British masters Michael Powell and Emeric...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Emma Watson is traveling the globe touting her new movie "Noah," the biblical epic starring Russell Crowe as the title character. On Thursday she attended the European premiere in Berlin wearing a navy and black tulle chiffon gown by Wes Gordon. [E!]...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 9:34 PM
The ratings controversy seems to have boosted “Bully” at the box office. Lee Hirsch’s teen-bullying documentary, released in a total of five theaters in Los Angeles and New York this past weekend, grossed $115,000, according to an...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Sam Raimi's “Oz the Great and Powerful” gives each of the Ozian ladies her turn in the spotlight. Benevolent witch ......
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
A one-night-only screening on March 20 of a 3-D film of Matthew Bourne's "Swan Lake." In Los Angeles area movie theaters....
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Film composer Clint Mansell, best known for his work with Darren Aronofsky on "Black Swan," "Requiem for a Dream" and "The Fountain," will perform three nights at Largo in his first ever solo appearances in Los Angeles. Times pop music critic Randall...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 12:23 PM
NEW YORK -- Oscar winner Russell Crowe got a hand from the U.S. Coast Guard over the weekend after a kayaking trip with a friend went awry.
Crowe and his friend, Chris Feather, went kayaking in Long Island's Cold Spring Harbor Saturday.
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:30 AM
In the late '80s a thunderbolt of inspiration struck Jack Valenti, longtime chief of the Motion Picture Assn. of America: What if his organization got rid of the X rating, besmirched by years of misappropriation by hard-core exploitation films, and...
| Mar 6, 2013
As a server at Blue Fin restaurant in Times Square, Amy Schumer — then an aspiring stand-up comic — said she waited on comedian Patton Oswalt every day for nearly a week, bringing him tea during each visit to help him combat his cold. They...
| Jan 7, 2013
Within the first three minutes of our conversation, Marlon Wayans mocks my shoes, imagines an ethnically diverse array of naked women surrounding him, describes the peaceful way to strangle a cow and his plan to delay sitting on the toilet in order to...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy are continuing their collaborative streak with choreographer Benjamin Millepied, designing costumes for a new ballet that premieres May 10. Tommy Hilfiger is now an "image advisor" to "American Idol" contestants.....