| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:03 PM
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This week's TV Movies
It ain't live, but it does have real...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Anderson Cooper salutes him as a "news legend." Wolf Blitzer calls the journalist "one of the most influential anchors in broadcast history." Chris Cuomo from the "New Day" desk adds: "On camera, he's the best. But off camera, he's a bit of a [bleep]!"...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"I DON'T look like I did 30 years ago -- get over it!"
That's actress Kathleen Turner, soon to be 60. Miss Turner says she's confident and happy with herself, but feels the strain when confronted by fans who remember her svelte sizzle in 1981's "Body...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Christmas week is mostly repeats, specials and "Doctor Who." We say goodbye to Matt Smith's 11th Doctor and hello to Peter Capaldi's 12th in the annual Christmas special, "The Time of the Doctor." Here are TV picks for the week of Dec. 23-Dec. 29.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Where movie studios see trouble, Red Granite Pictures sees opportunities.
The new finance and distribution company's business plan is both contrary and simple: Make the films the studios don't.
Among its first projects are Martin Scorsese's “The...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 1:35 PM
It's a hectic week for James Franco. But then again, what week isn't?
On Saturday, Franco premiered his latest directorial effort, "Child of God," at the Venice International Film Festival, and on Sunday he was back on the red carpet there for the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Any doubt that still exists in audiences' minds as to Matthew McConaughey's talents as an actor are permanently put to rest by "Dallas Buyers Club," in which the 6-foot Texan star sheds 38 pounds to play Ron Woodruff, the unlikely mastermind behind a...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM
To promote its "Thanksgiving Showdown" hockey broadcast between the New York Rangers and the Boston Bruins, NBC Sports Network is making use of a talented movie director who knows a thing or two about slapstick.
Bobby Farrelly, one half of the famous...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 6:20 PM
SAN DIEGO — No hard feelings, Shakespeare, but it sure is a pleasant change when one of those outdoor summer festivals devoted to your work offers audiences something beyond another smilingly superficial encounter with "As You Like It." There are...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:24 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a new mantra.
The Skinny: Thanks to the Time Warner Cable-CBS blackout, I'm now totally behind in "Under the Dome." Did they get out yet? Do they have cable in the dome? I'm in the dark here! Tuesday's headlines...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Matthew Vaughn was shocked to learn early last year that Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., the domestic distributor of his 2010 superhero movie "Kick-Ass," wasn't interested in a sequel.
The quirky, R-rated "Kick-Ass" had grossed $101 million worldwide...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The gig: James Duff is the creator and an executive producer of the long-running TNT crime drama "The Closer" and its spinoff "Major Crimes," which is filmed in Los Angeles and will launch a new season Nov. 25. Born in New Orleans and raised in Dallas,...