Saturday, January 24, 2015
The opening night of the Sundance Film Festival saw a moving documentary about jazz icon Nina Simone — whose director trumpeted her as a model for a new generation of civil rights activists.
Pop singer Meghan Trainor's debut album has opened at number one on the U.S. charts, with the popularity of her breakaway hit “All About That Bass” helping dethrone Taylor Swift.
Jazz greats Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock share much in common, but the last time they toured together was 37 years ago when Jimmy Carter was in the White House and Sony had just introduced the Walkman.
Men seeking inspiration from the Paris menswear shows in full swing are apt to find themselves looking at geometrical clothes with a sporty bent — or, in one case, outfits proudly displaying their manhood.
Yes, Jennifer Aniston would like to thank the academy. But it won't be this year.
An aspiring singer who auditioned for Israel's top TV song competition was placed under house arrest Thursday on suspicion of hacking into international pop star Madonna's computer and stealing and selling unreleased songs, his lawyer said.
Women's footwear designer Vince Camuto, who co-founded shoe company Nine West Group, has died in Connecticut at age 78.
Why go “Into the Woods” through the musical play when the big, splashy Disney movie is everywhere? Because a streamlined, refreshingly irreverent version of the 1987 theatrical classic by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine is being performed live in New York City.
DreamWorks Animation said Thursday it is reducing the number of films it produces each year from three to two and cutting 500 jobs as it tries to improve its profitability.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Clint Eastwood's hit film “American Sniper” has reignited a bitter debate about the U.S. invasion of Iraq and one of its most famous warriors, with conservatives hailing the movie as a long overdue tribute to veterans.