| Dec 11, 2010
| 10:22 AM
The son of an Oscar-winning songwriter was arrested Friday on charges of choking his girlfriend, a fashion designer found dead and half-clothed in a bathtub overflowing with water in a posh hotel, police said.
Nicholas Brooks, 24, was arrested on charges...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 2:50 AM
An Oscar-winning songwriter's son was having trouble accepting his breakup with his swimsuit designer girlfriend, prosecutors said Saturday as he was charged with trying to kill her at a swanky New York City hotel.
Nicholas Brooks, 24, was ordered held...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 7:42 PM
Paul Haggis is a director and screenwriter who has garnered Academy Award attention with "Million Dollar Baby" and "Crash." He helped rejuvenate the James Bond franchise in the 2006 update to "Casino Royale." In "The Next Three Days," Haggis teams up with...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Woody Allen doesn't appear in his latest writing-directing effort, but the themes are familiar to anyone who has followed his work.
The comedy-drama focuses on two couples - one played by Naomi Watts and Josh Brolin and the other, Watts' character's...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:28 PM
The true story of Valerie Plame - outed as a CIA agent by a journalist after her ex-ambassador husband, Joseph Wilson, criticized what he considered the too-quick invasion of Iraq - is recounted by director Doug Liman ("The Bourne Identity") in this well-...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Did you hear that General Motors has temporarily suspended production of the Chevy Volt and laid off approximately 1300 workers? According to GM, it's sitting on more than 6,000 unsold Volts. I saw a commercial for one on TV last night!
I told you it...
| May 31, 2012
International polo star Nacho Figueras is the face of Ralph Lauren Polo fragrance and is in town for a New York City polo event. He also talked about bringing the sport of polo to inner cities.
Veuve Clicquot Champagne is pleased to announce that the...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Biopics are often greeted with charges of inaccuracy, since the genre invariably requires simplifications, distortions and even fabrications. It's worse yet when the subjects are universally famous … like, say, J. Edgar Hoover. But “J. Edgar&...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 11:46 AM
J Edgar 1/2
John Edgar Hoover pasó a la posteridad por dos infortunadas razones. Siendo director del FBI aprovechó su investidura para perseguir a sus opositores políticos. Mientras en la vida pública se comportó como un hombre duro, en la intimidad...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 10:30 PM
Few figures in America ever hold serious political power for half a century.
Senators Strom Thurmond and Robert Byrd, as well as Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, are among the few who did. But no one held as much power as J. Edgar Hoover did as...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:28 PM
Clint Eastwood continues to demonstrate his versatility as a director with this portrait of FBI icon Hoover, but the film really belongs to title star Leonardo DiCaprio, giving a smart and measured performance that ably depicts the lawman's quirks as well...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz clearly took playing spouses seriously, since they married in real life after making this film. That's the most notable thing about the would-be chiller from director Jim Sheridan ("My Left Foot"), with the two stars...