| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:59 PM
New York is the city in question, depicted as a dark-spirited metropolis full of double-crossings, in director Albert Hughes' drama. Russell Crowe plays the mayor, who maneuvers an ex-cop (Mark Wahlberg) into investigating the supposedly unfaithful wife...
| Mar 26, 2013
Trivia time: Name two “Idol” runners-up who went on to sell boatloads of albums and earn major awards for starring in a film about 1960s female soul singers.
One, of course, is Chicago-native Jennifer Hudson (“Dreamgirls”). The...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 12:23 PM
NEW YORK -- Oscar winner Russell Crowe got a hand from the U.S. Coast Guard over the weekend after a kayaking trip with a friend went awry.
Crowe and his friend, Chris Feather, went kayaking in Long Island's Cold Spring Harbor Saturday.
| Sep 3, 2012
| 1:33 PM
One of Hollywood's favorite pretty boys had things turn ugly for him on Long Island last night.
Russell Crowe is playing "Noah" and currently filming it in Upper Brookville on Long Island and decided to kayak with a buddy from the movie set yesterday...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Actor Russell Crowe is known for playing the action hero in many of his blockbuster films. But Crowe needed a real life hero of his own this weekend.
He lost his way while kayaking with a friend in the waters off Long Island, New York Saturday night. ...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 10:47 PM
Since the Blu-Ray of Titanic 3D is coming out Monday, I decided to do 3 blogs on Titanic. I have to admit, I am a bit biased. I have a relative that was on the Titanic. It was my stepdad and he was Captain Smith.
Okay, wait…back up. I should...
| Feb 27, 2011
There is a very particular art to playing the ordinary. Few actors do it well — Paul Giamatti and Laura Linney always come to mind. Of those, most fail to get their due come Oscar night — thoughts of Giamatti and Linney rise again.
| Jun 15, 2011
| 2:22 PM
It's the role Marlon Brando made famous in 1978's "Superman."
Jor-El, the hero's father, has some pretty big shoes that need filling. "Man of Steel" producer Christopher Nolan and director Zach Snyder know that, and according to today's report from...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Twitter volume captured by the Oscars Senti-meter on Academy Awards night showed the highest spike of the night, and the only moment to break the barrier of 20,000 tweets per minute, was just after 8:24 p.m., when Meryl Streep won lead actress for her...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:24 PM
BroadwayWorld.com is reporting that Allentown native Amanda Seyfried and Berks County chanteuse Taylor Swift have been offered roles in the eagerly anticipated film adaptation of the Broadway musical "Les Miserable." Seyfried who previously sung in a film...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Taylor Swift has lost out on the role of the tragic Eponine in the all-star movie version of "Les Miserables."...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Matinee idols with the mojo to get the girl and break the box office—vote for the greatest, tell us if we missed any...