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'Heaven Adores You': Melbourne Review
This Kickstarter-funded documentary pays loving tribute to the brief but blazing career and legacy of the late troubadour Elliott Smith.read more
Film Review: ‘Housebound’
A marvelously entertaining combo of haunted-house thriller, murder mystery and domestic comedy, “Housebound” marks a mighty impressive feature bow for Kiwi scripter-helmer-editor Gerard Johnstone....
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'Big Bang Theory' Co-Stars Reach Rich New Deals, Production to Resume
Co-stars Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar have signed new pacts with Warner Bros. Television, with the entire cast now signed on through season 10 of the CBS comedy. Production on season eight will resu...
‘Life, Animated,’ Memoir Based on Autistic Boy’s Love of Disney, Inspires Documentary
A&E IndieFilms has partnered with Oscar-winning director Roger Ross Williams and Motto Pictures to produce the feature documentary “Life, Animated.” The movie will recap the story of O...
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Fox's '24' Reboot Outperformed the Series Finale
With 30 days of plays across platforms, the conclusion of "Live Another Day" will outdo the official ender — much like the premiere did in May. read more
‘True Detective’ Plot Details Emerge; Vince Vaughn in Talks, Elisabeth Moss Circling
Vince Vaughn is in talks to play the central antagonist (not necessarily the villain or murderer – this is a mystery-based series after all) on the second season of HBO's “True Detecti...
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BMW to Introduce Branded Fast-Charging Stations
Like Tesla's Supercharger network, BMW's new, smaller chargers are hoped to make charging plug-in cars as convenient as filling up at a gas station.read more
Congressman Brad Sherman Outlines How Dodgers Arbitration Would Work
Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.), who suggested binding arbitration as a way of ending an impasse that has left about 70% of Los Angeles area residents without TV access to Dodgers games, on Monday provid...
Vince Vaughn Circles Role for Second Season of ‘True Detective’
Vince Vaughn is in early talks to join the cast of the second season of HBO’s “True Detective,” sources tell Variety. Though talks are just getting off the ground, casting is expec...
NBC Renews Amy and Greg Poehler’s ‘Welcome to Sweden’
NBC has given a 10-episode, second-season order to “Welcome to Sweden,” the comedy created by Greg Poehler based on his life as a fish-out-of-water American living in Mother Svea. Poehler,...
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NBC's 'Welcome to Sweden' Renewed for Second Season
The comedy, starring Greg Poehler, already has been picked up for a second season in Sweden.read more
NBC Renews Amy and Greg Poehler Comedy ‘Welcome to Sweden’
Amy Poehler and brother Greg Poehler-created summer comedy “Welcome to Sweden” has been renewed for a second season. NBC has ordered 10 episodes with a return date still to be determined. ...
Hamas on the Red Carpet (Guest Blog)
Jon Voight was assisting two friends in navigating through the mountain of paperwork that was their ticket to retirement living in a well-known elder care facility in the Valley. Excusing himself mome...
‘Family Ties’ Star Meredith Baxter Joins ‘Young and the Restless’
Meredith Baxter is coming to Genoa City — and hopefully she's bringing a designated driver along. “Family Ties” alum Baxter has signed on for the CBS soap opera “The Young ...
‘The Tribe’ Wins Motovun Film Festival’s Top Honor
Politics took center stage at the Motovun Film Festival this past week in Croatia, with several of the award-winning films focusing on social and current issues. “Motovun returned to its radical pol...
Film Review: ‘Camera’
A futuristic thriller that taps into contemporary fears about the rapid rise of surveillance technology.
‘Spider-Woman'? ‘Ghostbusters'? Can Women Save the World and Sony, Too?
What's next for Sony Pictures, “Women in Black” or “Bad Girls?” As Sony talks to “Bridesmaids” director Paul Feig about writing an all-female “Ghostbuster...
‘Dig’ On USA: Producers Talk Relocating from Jerusalem to Albuquerque, ‘Da Vinci Code’ Comparisons
USA Network’s “Dig” is perhaps the cabler’s most ambitious project to date — a high-concept mystery thriller that hails from “Homeland” executive producer Gid...
Film Review: ‘Uncle Tony, Three Fools and the Secret Service’
A tempest of far greater proportions than a teacup has been brewing in Bulgaria in recent months thanks to “Uncle Tony, Three Fools and the Secret Service.”
Keke Palmer Steps Into ‘Cinderella’s’ Slipper on Broadway
Keke Palmer is stepping into new shoes and making history with her Broadway debut in “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella.” Her performance will mark the first time a black actress will play ...

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