| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:27 PM
I had completed a Best Movies list about storm movies, focusing not on the best movies with big storms -- I did that one a couple of years ago -- but on the best big storms in movies. This allowed......
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Surrounded by photographers, actress Sophia Loren arrives at the 34th Golden Globe Awards....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Allen grad Amanda Seyfried and Emmaus grad Dean DeHaan will both see recent films have their premiere at the Sundance Film Festival Jan. 17-27 in Park City, Utah. Amanda's "Lovelace" and Dean's "Kill Your Darlings" are among the 115 films......
| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:16 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival has chosen "Looper," director Rian Johnson's "thinking-man actioner" starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis, to open its 10-day event starting Sept. 6. The film stars Gordon-Levitt as a time-traveling...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 10:40 PM
This might be the worst movie of the year, if you look at one thing – the cast. The list of actors in this are among the best in the business: Joan Allen, Edward Norton, Stacy Keach, Rachel Weisz, Albert Finney, Scott Glenn, David Strathairn, and...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Bob Woodward has been in the news lately for a silly flare-up over his self-aggrandizing misrepresentation of an innocuous email sent by Gene Sperling regarding the sequester. I won’t re-litigate the whole mess here (and if you want a solid recap,...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Love bloomed at the Laguna Nursery's Valentine's Day Cabaret on Saturday night.
Performers crooned and warbled songs of love found, love lost, love on the rebound and cupboard love, all accompanied by pianist Saif. His grand piano was set on the main...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:08 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- Violence in entertainment isn't just a topic for Washington this week -- it's also on the mind of Sundance Film Festival organizers.
Days after a White House Task Force on Gun Violence led by Vice President Joe Biden met with a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Once in a while, a movie slips under your radar. For about, oh, 20 years. In 'Big-screen blind spot,' we sit down with those 'classic' movies everybody but us has seen and give them the nostalgia critic treatment.
Confession: Until now, I had never seen...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — For all its perks, being a popular young actor like Shia LaBeouf in today's media climate can come with some intense pressures.
So intense that one of Hollywood's longest lasting stars says he probably couldn't handle them.
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:03 AM
"Buck," the story of the real horse whisperer Buck Brannaman, comes at you with the understated eloquence of the man himself — a soft-spoken cowboy philosopher changing lives as he gentles horses, an aw-shucks hero who never claims to be more than...
| Jun 24, 2011
David Rayfiel, a screenwriter and master script doctor who made his mark — often uncredited — on films by director Sydney Pollack that frequently featured Robert Redford, including "Three Days of the Condor," "The Way We Were" and "Out of...