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  • Best and worst of the movie summer? Let’s hand out SumOscars

     
    Here's my annual Summer Oscars column, a romp through what I thought were the best and worst of the season. Not a bad year, a record or near record summer at the box office, thanks to the three $1 billion hits — none of which were all that (Potter...
  • 'Dragon Tattoo' star Rooney Mara premieres 'Tanner Hall'

     
    Rooney Mara premieres her coming-of-age boarding school flick "Tanner Hall." Rooney Mara, who plays Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo," joined friends and filmmakers for a premiere screening and party....
  • Sightings: Eva Longoria power-mingles, Liz Taylor is missed

     
    Peek inside Variety's Power of Women, Macy's Passport's Glamorama event, Teen Vogue's Young Hollywood celebration and UCLA Rape Treatment Center's fundraiser brunch with the "Mad Men" cast. The Ministry has your updated star sightings, with glimpses of...
  • The Five Best Movies of the Summer

     
    “Everything Must Go” — A “great” Will Ferrell comedy? Timely, about a guy who has just lost his job, his wife and his place to live. A bleak Raymond Carver story about an alcoholic that works because it cast the shockingly...
  • Movie Review: The Help

     
    They answer doors, cook and serve meals, change diapers and raise children for parents who are, supposedly, too busy to bother. They do all this with an air of invisibility, ignored except when they're being snapped at. And through it all, “The...
  • Motion picture academy invites 176 new members

    Motion picture academy invites 176 new members
    This post has been updated, as indicated below. The  Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 176 new members into the organization on Friday, including Octavia Spencer, Terrence Malick, Matthew McConaughey, Kristen Wiig, Kerry Washington,...
  • George Clooney, Meryl Streep Big Winners at Golden Globes

    George Clooney, Meryl Streep Big Winners at Golden Globes
    LOS ANGELES -- George Clooney and Meryl Streep appear to be main contenders in the 2012 Hollywood award season after Sunday night's Golden Globes. But the winners of the best film drama actor honors face competition from a silent film star and an...
  • FULL LIST: Winners at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards

    FULL LIST: Winners at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards
    Yaaaaaaaaaawn. Sorry, I tried my best to not doze off during the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards. There were a few interesting moments (Seth Rogen concealing his erection, the clever acceptance speech from the folks at Modern Family, every Elton John...
  • Golden Globes' big wins and big surprises

    Golden Globes' big wins and big surprises
    Last night's 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards, hosted by Ricky Gervais, proved to be just as big a night for the newcomers as it was for Hollywood's front-runners. Films such as "The Descendants" and "The Artist" stole the show, taking home mutiple...
  • 84th annual Academy Award nominees

    84th annual Academy Award nominees
    The nominees for the 84th annual Academy Awards were finally announced. The nine nominated movies for the best picture of the year are:"The Artist","The Descendants","Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close","The Help", "HUGO", "Midnight in Paris","...
  • Oscar nominations a blast from the past

    Oscar nominations a blast from the past
    John Osborne wrote the key post-World War II British drama "Look Back in Anger," later filmed in 1959. By contrast there’s very little anger in all the look-backs among this year’s Academy Award nominations. Oscar's unofficial slogan in...
  • Oscar Nominations for 2012

    Oscar Nominations for 2012
    All my friends think I wake up early for the Oscar nominations. It’s baffling how little they know me. I love nothing more in life than sleeping in. And why wake up early to pull an Elvis and shoot the TV screen at the idiotic nominations that...