| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Universal is promising plenty of funk, singing, dancing and pathos with the first trailer for "Get On Up," the James Brown biopic set for U.S. release on Aug. 1.
"42" star Chadwick Boseman (pictured) portrays the Godfather of Soul in the film that...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Jennifer Lopez is still proudly boasting about her moniker "Jenny from the Block."
As the InStyle magazine cover girl for April, the "American Idol" judge defended her title, insisting that's who she really is.
"It's funny when people say 'Jenny...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:10 AM
That crackle in the air? Could be widespread arts mentoring sweeping across Los Angeles this week.
On Tuesday, the National YoungArts Foundation kicks off its 2014 YoungArts Los Angeles program. Through March 23, 100 Southern California emerging...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THERAPY proves that sexual desire leads us awry. The erotic life is ashamed, conflicted, awkward, embarrassed, uncertain.
"The way to survive psychically is to find people to love. But in order to feel safe enough with other people, most of us feel we...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:17 PM
On a soundstage in the heart of Hollywood this week, a chicken was giving directions to Mindy Kaling.
The chicken, perched on the shoulder of "The Mindy Project" star, squawked off a couple of instructions to the crew, then muttered, "My mom would be so...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Being chased or attacked. Being nude in public. Dying. Drowning. Falling. Flunking a test.
These calamities star in the classic nightmares that haunt our sleepy time under the sheets.
I bet Sam Rubin gladly would have traded any of those nocturnal...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:22 AM
Philip Seymour Hoffman was always one of my favorites. It always seemed to me that he didn't make bad movies, and I've always attributed that to a belief that Hoffman's talent elevated everyone around him.
Like a lot of appreciators of film, upon...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:00 AM
NEW YORK — The twisty, suspenseful "Prisoners" is full of thrills, but none more enduring than the way stars Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal ignite against one another. This particular feat of casting leaves audiences wondering why it hasn't...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Music biopics often seem ubiquitous, but it's not always easy to drum up movies about famous tune-smiths.
Take Don Cheadle's in-the-making movie about the jazz trumpet player and composer Miles Davis, which he's been trying to get started for years....
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Hailee Steinfeld and Taylor Swift are besties? Apparently! And it turns out "The Amazing Spider-Man" star Emma Stone introduced them.
"We met, oh my gosh, like three years ago through our mutual friend Emma Stone," Steinfeld told E! on Wednesday at the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 12:31 PM
It's been a long road to the big screen for Aaron Guzikowski's script "Prisoners," which landed on the "Black List" of the best unproduced screenplays of the year, back in 2009.
After seeing a slew of leading men (such as Mark Wahlberg and Leonardo...