| Dec 16, 2010
| 10:09 AM
An Academy Award-winning songwriter's son has been indicted in the investigation surrounding a swimsuit designer's death at a chic hotel, prosecutors said Wednesday, but the charges remain under wraps for now.
Nicholas Brooks wasn't in court as Manhattan...
| Aug 15, 2010
Ann Taylor is in the midst of an extreme makeover.
The women's apparel chain is trying to shake its "Corporate Cathy" image with the help of a design overhaul, updated stores and a new celebrity spokeswoman — Naomi Watts — all in a bid to...
| Jan 6, 2011
We've had Johnny and June in "Walk the Line," Katharine Hepburn and Henry Fonda's grouchy old-timers in "On Golden Pond" and real-life marrieds Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton bickering their way through "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
| 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...
| Feb 27, 2011
For Hollywood, awards season has stretched into a multi-event, multi-month marathon. But there's no doubt that for old-fashioned glamour, the Oscars take home the prize.
A few stars have tried extreme trends the night of the Academy Awards —...
| 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-...
| Nov 6, 2011
For nearly five decades, J. Edgar Hoover was the face of law enforcement in the U.S., but to most Americans, the longtime Federal Bureau of Investigations director remains an enigma. "J. Edgar," directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Leonardo DiCaprio as...
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| 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...
| 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...