| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:50 PM
When a production benefits the Bulgarian economy as much as "Getaway" apparently did, it might seem mean-spirited to knock it. And when its wall-to-wall car stunts are the real, metal-on-metal deal, shot in the streets of the capital city, that's worth...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Now in theaters, the British thriller "Closed Circuit" is for grown-ups who might enjoy a well-acted thriller based on the premise of omnivorous, omnipresent surveillance technology falling into the wrong hands. The film, like many before it, bemoans...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The Emmy Awards may be about going for the gold, but Showtime's Emmy Eve party September 21 at Sunset Tower Hotel had them seeing red.
Casts and execs from the ruby ball-logoed cabler's popular programs filled the lobby of the iconic Hollywood hotel to...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Hollywood denizens have been partying all weekend leading up to Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony. All the Rage has the skinny on a few of them in this and other reports.
The event: Entertainment Weekly hosted one of the splashiest pre-Emmy bashes Friday,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"IT'S NOT a comeback! I hate that word. It's a return!" So said Gloria Swanson in "Sunset Boulevard."
DO YOU feel as you go to a movie these days that you are seeing more or less of the talented Oscar-winner Jon Voight (he won for "Coming Home" in 1978...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:31 PM
The structure is simple, the guitar riffs basic, the lyrics at best inane, but the Troggs' "Wild Thing" remains a garage-rock classic more than 45 years after its 1966 release made the British group and lead singer Reg Presley international stars....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 10:53 AM
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — When Chris Tucker and Jon Voight are grooving side by side to Rick James' "Give It To Me, Baby," you know the surreal dream that is the Vanity Fair post-Oscars party is playing out again.
For many of the nominees and...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Actor Liev Schreiber and crew from the new Showtime drama "Ray Donovan" were filming at Union Station in downtown L.A. on Tuesday, joining a surge in local TV production this quarter.
Production days for television shoots jumped 30% last week and are up...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Even if you're not Indiana Jones, snakes can set your teeth on edge. So, those of us terrified of snakes ......
| 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 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...
| Dec 5, 2011
Character actor was in 'Deliverance'
Bill McKinney, 80, a character actor who carved out a career playing rough-and-tumble villains, most notably the backwoods man who sexually assaults Ned Beatty's character in the 1972 film "Deliverance,...