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  • Justice, on screen and off

    Academy Award-winning film director Sidney Lumet, who passed away April 9 at age 86, is remembered for classics such as "Twelve Angry Men," the courtroom drama that challenged racial prejudice and which Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has cited as a...
  • Movie gangsters so bad they're good

    Movie gangsters so bad they're good
    One hundred and one years ago, D.W. Griffith gave us "The Musketeers of Pig Alley," often credited as the first gangster film, and once sound came in, nothing hooked movie audiences during the early 1930s more reliably than Edward G. Robinson or James...
  • Noel Taylor dies at 97; longtime costume designer for stage and screen

    Noel Taylor dies at 97; longtime costume designer for stage and screen
    Noel Taylor, an award-winning costume designer whose career spanned seven decades and started almost by accident after artist Marc Chagall sought his help, has died. He was 97. Taylor, a longtime resident of West Hollywood, died of natural causes...
  • Kevin McCarthy dies at 96; prolific actor best known for 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers'

    Kevin McCarthy dies at 96; prolific actor best known for 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers'
    Kevin McCarthy, the veteran stage and screen actor best known for his starring role as the panicked doctor who tried to warn the world about the alien "pod people" who were taking over in the 1956 science-fiction suspense classic "Invasion of the Body...
  • Around Town: Foreign films and Spencer Tracy

     
    The week's lineup includes Golden Globe foreign language nominees, a comedian's film festival and a sneak preview of the new action thriller "The Grey."...
  • Oscars by the Numbers

     
    Surprising stats from the most famous awards show of them all...
  • Universal wants a new ‘Scarface’

     
    The original was a 1930s gangster tale that had hints of Al Capone's rise and eventual fall. It had its Italian/Sicilian touches. Paul Muni and George Raft were in it. The 1980s Brian DePalma remake was about the rise and fall of a Latin emigre druglord....
  • Jimmie Fidler in Hollywood, March 16, 1941

     
    March 16, 1941: In one of the famous tragedies of Hollywood lore, Christopher Quinn, the son of Anthony and Katherine De Mille Quinn, drowns in a fish pond on the estate of W.C. Fields, 2015 De Mille Drive. Lee Shippey......
  • Wednesday's TV Highlights 'Human Target' on Fox

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 9 - 15 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Jan. 9 in PDF format (alternate link) Weekly TV Listings can also be found at: www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv This......
  • Jane O'Brien Dart dies at 90; actress and her husband were in Reagan's inner circle

    Jane O'Brien Dart dies at 90; actress and her husband were in Reagan's inner circle
    Jane O'Brien Dart, an actress who gave up her career to marry Justin Dart, the kingmaker who helped persuade Ronald Reagan to enter politics, has died. She was 90. Dart, who was also an arts patron and philanthropist, died Wednesday at her home in Pebble...
  • Monday's TV Highlights: 'Aftermath' imagines a world out of gas

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 7 - 13 in PDF format This week's TV Movies BONE DRY: National Geographic speculates on the end of fossil fuels in "Aftermath: World Without Oil" at 7 and......
  • Oscars have always welcomed the world

     
    This year's Oscars numbered only one foreign-born winner -- Austria's Christoph Waltz ("Inglorious Basterds") -- among the four acting champs. However, that does not mean the Oscars are guilty of any homegrown bias. After all, six of the 20 acting...