| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:30 PM
It's the 21st century, and technology and the economy have changed everything. As a result, we have discarded a lot of old notions -- and it's time to dump several others.
For example, let's get abolish the idea that an actor needs to be seen on camera...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Miguel and Wiz Khalifa have joined the list of performers. Bruno Mars, Rihanna and Sting will come together for a special performance. Also performing will be Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson, Frank Ocean, Carrie Underwood, the...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Ben Affleck may have been snubbed in the directing nominations for “Argo,” but he will be presenting at the Oscars. Why not? He's likely to win the best-picture Oscar for producing “Argo.” The Academy Awards air at 8 p.m. Feb. 24...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Movies like this are so hard to recommend. It’s very flawed. It’s about an hour longer than it needed to be (it’s two hours and 30 minutes). The characters are needy and the more you get to know them, the less you like them.
| Jan 6, 2012
The term “feel-good movie” gets thrown around a lot and misused even more. For instance, I wouldn't consider “Slumdog Millionaire” a feel-good movie. I don't care if it ends with a dance scene. It begins with the protagonist...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 12:01 AM
The movie of the fewest words spoke the loudest at the Oscars this year.
On an evening suffused with nostalgia, "The Artist," a nearly wordless, black-and-white romance celebrating Hollywood's formative era, won five Academy Awards, including best...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 9:53 PM
The Screen Actors Guild handed out three of its five film awards Sunday night to performers in the 1960s civil rights drama "The Help," injecting a little excitement into the Oscar race.
The cast of the film received the group's top honor, the SAG...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Is silence truly golden? Can George Clooney's tears bring Oscar happiness? Will Billy Crystal's yuks play as well as they did eight years ago? And could the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the first time bestow acting statuettes on two...
| Apr 29, 2012
A team of superheroes including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor unite to save the world. With Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. In Imax 3-D. Walt Disney...
| Dec 18, 2011
Cue the flappers, the fringe, the beads and the bobs.
The Roaring '20s are back in fashion — on the runways and on-screen.
It started in September at the spring 2012 fashion shows, with Ralph Lauren's "Great Gatsby" gowns, Tory Burch's...
| Dec 18, 2011
Clothes and carefully cultivated facial hair are helping to make the man — and the movie — in a big way at the multiplex this season.
Consider the tuxedo-wearing, thinly mustachioed men of 1920s' Hollywood in "The Artist"; the dapper denizens...
| Dec 8, 2011
Ludovic Bource | "The Artist"
There was, of course, a bit of a history lesson that French composer Ludovic Bource embarked upon while working on "The Artist." Some of the touchstones for director Michel Hazanavicius' silent film about the end of the...