| Sep 7, 2010
| 9:50 AM
Ari Gold: Let's hug it out, bitch.
Ari Gold: Call me Helen Keller because I'm a f***ing miracle worker!
Vince: [talking to Eric at a Hollywood party] Look at where we are. Did you ever think we'd have this?
| Sep 13, 2010
| 9:50 PM
John Wayne Airport was once a quaint airstrip with a modest terminal and roll-up boarding stairs.
That all changed 20 years ago this week when the Thomas F. Riley Terminal opened, boosting the airport into the modern age with 14 gates and a stainless...
| 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.
| Feb 4, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Love literally knows no bounds for the husband (Russell Crowe) of a murder suspect (Elizabeth Banks) when he decides to break her out of jail in this well-paced melodrama directed and co-written by Paul Haggis ("Crash").
The desperate spouse-on-the-...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 7:07 PM
Richard Gere High. Russell Crowe High. Sagebrush High. In all likelihood, only one of those names has a chance of being the name of the new Carlsbad High School.
Construction on the new building started in October. The school opens in 2013. Instead of...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Another 85 degree day in the offing, do you suppose they ever get tired of the weather here? Probably in the summer, when it never gets below three digits.
Jacob Pullen went through a full practice yesterday and should be near full speed today for his...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 11:34 AM
I think FX is going to give viewers a big, sloppy kiss (a lick, actually) June 23 with the premiere of "Wilfred," its latest too-raunchy/good-for-broadcast-networks comedy series.
"Wilfred" is about a guy named Ryan (Elijah Wood), who gets saddled with a...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The label long ago coined for those who can act, sing and dance was "triple threat." But there aren't many of those folks working in the movies these days. Hugh Jackman is one. And whenever he gets nostalgic for Hollywood's "Golden Age" when triple...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 1:31 AM
You know what we should write about sometime? said my wife recently. Collecting. A lot of people like to collect a lot of different things.
'We?' I replied. Since when do 'we' write? I've never seen you sit at the keyboard and peck out a...
| 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...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 1:22 PM
When Jeff and Lorrie Kreille were expecting their first child last year, they were faced with all sorts of decisions.
There was a name to choose, a nursery to decorate and the selection of godparents.
But one decision loomed heavy on their minds.
| Sep 11, 2011
| 7:00 AM
A film centering on the world of the raw and brutal form of competitive fighting known as mixed martial arts would hardly make this reviewer rush to the cinema. But director Gavin O’Connor’s new film, “Warrior,” much like last...