| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Not very long ago, in a reception hall not very far away, brides had to wear white, serve tiered cake for dessert and give their guests matchbooks as favors.
Thank heavens that's all behind us. The wedding season is not that far off — bridal expos...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:17 PM
The storms of winter 2010 shut down roads, cancelled classes, closed up shops and nearly ended a signature Baltimore event before it started.
On a cold January night, organizers of the Pratt Contemporaries' inaugural Black and White Party watched the...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" will kick off the 66th Festival de Cannes, organizers announced today.
"It is a great honor for all those who have worked on 'The Great Gatsby' to open the Cannes Film Festival," Luhrmann said in a...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The end credits for Kevin Asch's film "Affluenza" may not acknowledge "The Great Gatsby" as its obvious inspiration, but the film hews so closely to F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel that it practically counts as source material. Recasting the great Jazz Age...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
MUNICH -- Leading German distrib SquareOne Entertainment, which is headed by Al Munteanu, has nabbed all German-speaking rights to several high-profile pics, including films starring Robert Pattinson, Keanu Reeves, Dustin Hoffman and Kit Harington....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:29 PM
First thing first. It didn't send a great message late Tuesday when Warner Bros. unexpectedly said it was moving "Jupiter Ascending," the Wachoswkis' return to live-action summer filmmaking, out of, well, the summer. The Channing Tatum-Mila Kunis sci-fi...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A creepy lullaby rendition of Disney's classic "Once Upon a Dream," a grungy version of Ben E. King's feel-good "Stand by Me," and a brooding interpretation of Robert Palmer's bouncy '80s anthem "Addicted to Love" all exemplify a growing trend: songs...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When director Marc Webb spoke to the big crowd at the premiere of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" here, he didn't open by saluting the cast or welcoming the colorfully dressed fans at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Instead, he gave thanks — to New York.
| Apr 25, 2014
| 1:00 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — The video playing on the television inside Baz Luhrmann's bedroom was supposed to be much steamier.
But where there should have been desirous bumping and prurient grinding, the couples were remarkably chaste, as if they had...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:30 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Make no mistake, director Christopher Nolan appreciates the evolution of television as much as the next guy, but for him, it's celluloid or bust.
His November release, "Interstellar," which counts wormhole scientist Kip Thorne as one of...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Two-time Academy Award-winning costume designer Catherine Martin's luscious and ultra-luxe costumes for "The Great Gatsby" are a stellar fusion of past, present and future. Her husband, the film's director, Baz Luhrmann, with whom she frequently...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Fox Searchlight's "12 Years a Slave" took best picture prize at the 19th Critics Choice Movie Awards, which was also honored for supporting actress Lupita Nyong'o.
Sony's "American Hustle" took prizes for acting ensemble, top comedy film and comedy...