| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Lars von Trier loves to shock, so we shouldn't really be surprised that his latest release is called "Nymphomaniac." To be more precise, because of its nearly four-hour running time, he's chopped it into two films marked "Volume I" and "Volume II."...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THE TRUTH is, sex doesn't mean that much to me anymore."
That was Lana Turner in the final restful decades of her life. And the truth was, Lana, despite her many lovers, never cared much for sex -- at least that is what she wrote in her autobiography....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:56 AM
For all its credited sex doubles (eight) and digitally attached stunt genitalia, the new Lars von Trier lark "Nymphomaniac: Vol. 1" is a weirdly old-fashioned affair. If it weren't for the explicit sexual encounters, this could be an Ibsen or a Strindberg...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Brad Pitt is in early talks to star in an untitled World War II romantic thriller penned by Steven Knight.
No director or distributor are attached to the project and plot details are unknown but Pitt is obviously interested in that period in history ("...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Some celebs use Twitter to announce they're quitting, well, Twitter. Shia LaBeouf on the other hand, just used it to say he's quitting all public life.
"In light of the recent attacks against my artistic integrity, I am retiring from all public life,"...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:00 AM
PARK CITY, Utah -- By this point in his career Lars von Trier has done so much that’s shocking that it’s stopped being shocking.
Maybe it’s that, or maybe just that, give or take an extended penis montage (of course), there actually...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Nymphomaniac" star Shia LaBeouf continued his recent bizarre behavior, this time at the Berlin International Film Festival on Sunday, first walking out of a media conference after cryptically responding to a single question, and later showing up for...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before getting one of those Shia LaBeouf bags.
The Skinny: I feel bad that I haven't been watching any of the Winter Olympics. Of course, I don't feel so bad that I'll tune in Wednesday night. Wednesday's headlines include Charter's...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Shia LaBeouf is at a loss for words — today, anyway.
Inside the inner sanctum of Los Angeles' Cohen Gallery — a bare, echo-y room within a room, no bigger than a walk-in closet — LaBeouf sits silent and erect at a plain, plywood table....
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Beverly Boulevard is awash in meta-ism today.
In addition to Shia LaBeouf’s so-called art installation — a plagiarized play on plagiarism itself, which has been prattling on since Tuesday morning at Cohen Gallery — now actor Jerry O&...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Cicely Tyson will bring her recent Tony Award-winning performance in Horton Foote's "The Trip to Bountiful" to Los Angeles as part of the Ahmanson Theatre's 2014-15 season, the Center Theatre Group announced Thursday.
The season will feature five...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:31 PM
He's best known as a founding member of Devo, the plastic-domed new-wave band that gave the world "Whip It." But musician Mark Mothersbaugh has flourished in a different guise in recent years: composing for film, television and video games, including...