| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are engaged, Pitt's manager confirmed Friday. Angelina Jolie was spotted Wednesday night wearing an engagement ring designed in part by Brad Pitt....
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Spent Monday on the move, touring the schools in the Mountain Valley Conference. With Allen and Dieruff playing football in the MVC this fall, a few people may be more interested in what's going on in the MVC than in the past. There has always been a...
| Aug 6, 2011
Buck Henry arguably made his showbiz debut at the age of 2, when his mother, the silent film star Ruth Taylor, took him to the Paramount lot to show him off. She denied then that she wanted him to go into movies. Sorry, Mom. Henry has become a polymath of...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 9:07 AM
We were impressed by the first episode of Lone Star. It seems to be a mix of To Catch a Thief and Dallas, and we love it. We expect a whole season of Bob staying one step ahead of being caught in his elaborate con designed to get him out of the business...
| Sep 23, 2010
| 9:09 AM
If you're going to be a grifter and perpetuate simultaneous long cons in two cities in the same state at the same time, one might think you'd find two names a little more different than Robert Allen and Bob Allen.
But as those who saw the premiere last...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:21 PM
Even by Teri Polo's standards of hit movies and working consistently, this is a big week.
Monday, Oct. 17, has her starring in Lifetime's "We Have Your Husband," a drama about the kidnapping of Eduardo Valseca. "Man Up!" -- an ABC sitcom, in which she...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Sona Aslanyan’s family immigrated to the United States from Armenia 15 years ago, and on Friday, the 26-year-old said she was joining the Army to give back to the country that gave her a better life.
“I wanted to do something good for my...
| Jul 10, 2009
Charles Eastman, a playwright and screenwriter whose credits included the 1970s films "The All-American Boy" and "Little Fauss and Big Halsy," has died. He was 79.
Eastman, the brother of the late "Five Easy Pieces" screenwriter Carole Eastman, died July...
| Sep 17, 2009
Henry Gibson, a veteran character actor who came to fame in the late 1960s as the flower-holding poet on TV's landmark satirical comedy show "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In," has died. He was 73.
Gibson died late Monday night at his home in Malibu after a...
| Feb 15, 2009
Much already has been said, written and blogged about the merits of Sean Penn's performance as Harvey Milk. About his uncanny channeling of Milk's nasally eloquence, his skill in replicating Milk's puckish intelligence and his striking physical...
| Jul 2, 2007
Once upon a time, within the memory of those still living, if a film was successful, it inspired toys and games without number. Now, apparently, it is the other way around.
"Transformers," the new movie by director Michael Bay, is based not on a novel or...
| Aug 3, 2010
For months, Angelina Jolie's face has been looking out from billboards alongside a single question: "Who is Salt?"
The tagline refers to the new thriller, "Salt," about a CIA agent suspected of being a Russian spy (the movie has an identity crisis of its...