| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:23 PM
For an actress whose primary job for the past four years is nearing its end, Bridgit Mendler sounds pretty upbeat in a recent phone call while riding a train from New York to Washington, D.C. Bridgit Mendler That’s because Mendler’s......
| Sep 2, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Even a legion of ardent teenage girls was unable to overpower Oprah Winfrey at the box office this Labor Day weekend, as the film "The Butler" starring the media mogul cleaned up for the third consecutive weekend.
Heading into the four-day holiday, pre-...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Richard Linklater works out of an office at the Austin Studios lot in Texas, a vast expanse of concrete and converted airplane hangars that was once, some 25 years back, the main airport in town, where experimental filmmaker James Benning flew at the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:50 PM
When a production benefits the Bulgarian economy as much as "Getaway" apparently did, it might seem mean-spirited to knock it. And when its wall-to-wall car stunts are the real, metal-on-metal deal, shot in the streets of the capital city, that's worth...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:54 PM
I have to admit, there was something very jet set about telling people that I was flying up to Seattle after work to catch a concert that night. (Not quite "I'm flying to New York for dinner and will be back in L.A. for a nightcap," but close.)...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Undeterred by a torrential rainstorm that shut down the green carpet, the stars of Latin music gathered to award Carlos Vives three Latin Grammys including song of the year for "Volvi a Nacer" in Las Vegas.
The telenovela star turned vallenato revivalist...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Maybe you are still recovering from a holiday weekend of leftovers and football. Or maybe you've finished your holiday shopping and have nothing but free time on your hands. Either way, there's a host of new...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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The X Factor In this performance...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:03 PM
The name on the ticket was Selena Gomez. But inside Staples Center, it was hard not to think of another Disney Channel veteran moving from kiddie-TV fame to grown-up pop celebrity.
“Every day, I get told I’m not sexy enough,” Gomez...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Justin Bieber still has his bed on the brain.
A week after the teen-pop superstar released "All That Matters" -- in which he wondered, "What's a king bed without a queen?" -- Bieber put out a new song late Sunday that sticks to the same nighttime...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The holiday season tends to fill the world with music — from radio stations playing Christmas songs all day long, to church choirs rejoicing, to people just singing on the street. TV, of course, is also a place to find much music and singing this...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Bonnie McKee writes party-ready pop songs streaked with sadness, and one source of that sadness might be that she hasn't been the person singing them.
The L.A.-based songwriter is partially responsible for some of the biggest hit singles of the last few...