Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Will Smith's con-man caper “Focus” disrobed “Fifty Shades of Grey” at the U.S. box office, but the film's modest US$19.1 million opening still left questions about the drawing power of the once unstoppable star.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Leonard Nimoy didn't just leave a lasting impression on the science-fiction world, he also left his mark on science itself.
Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme.
Saturday, February 28, 2015
The Oscar-winning Polish film “Ida” has found an enthusiastic reception worldwide. But in Poland it has provoked a debate over whether the film is anti-Polish.
A relationship therapy TV show that premieres Friday gives most participating couples the same prescription: Go into a modular, windowless room onstage and have sex while the studio audience waits until they're done. Not surprisingly, “Sex Box” has attracted some negative attention.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Things started to come into focus for Will Smith when “After Earth” bombed.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
What was missing from the Academy Awards turned out to be the issue that could not be ignored on the night trophies were handed out.
The Taiwan distributor of the American comedy drama “Birdman” said Tuesday that the number of local screenings of the film will be increased, after it won four Oscars on Monday, including the best picture award.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
“Birdman” — a showbiz satire about the dark side of fame — soared to Oscars glory on Sunday, taking four Academy Awards including the coveted best picture prize on Hollywood's biggest night.
Much of the chatter going into the Oscars was about the lack of diversity in the Academy's choices, specifically the dearth of nominations for “Selma.”