Arts & Entertainment

Can the low-budget horror film 'Annabelle' beat 'Gone Girl' at the box office?

John Leonetti was the cinematographer on "The Conjuring," which grossed $318 million worldwide. Now he takes over the directing duties on the prequel, "Annabelle."

What to expect at Los Angeles' 1st cat café

The Catfé is a pop-up cafe with cats that's only open this weekend. Get your cuddles on now.

Free weekend? 10 fun and almost-free things to do

We know, with the heat wave back you probably don't feel like doing much of anything. But hey, it’s the weekend and you deserve a night out.

'How To Get Away With Murder' sets a DVR ratings record

The new series started strong with 14 million viewers when it premiered. Over the following three days, six million more people watched it on their DVRs.

Adam Sandler signs up with Netflix for 4 new movies

Adam Sandler and Netflix are doing four original movies together — perhaps because you can't build a network on prestigious, binge-watchable television series alone.

Gracepoint: David Tennant on breaking into US television

David Tennant, star of the U.K series "Broadchurch," says that starring in the U.S. remake, "Gracepoint," was the perfect opportunity to break into U.S. television.

Academy 'Hollywood Costumes' exhibit opens, showcases 150 outfits

More than 150 costumes — from the likes of "Dallas Buyers Club" to Charlie Chaplin's "The Tramp" — are on display at the "Hollywood Costume" exhibit by the Academy of Motion Pictures.

Jason Reitman's 'Men, Women & Children': How the Internet changed our sex lives

The director stopped by The Frame studios this week to talk about his latest film, which is adapted from the novel by Chad Kultgen.

California reloads for battle over runaway production

At the CityLab conference in Los Angeles this week, one panel examined how the Golden State will benefit from increased tax credits for in-state productions.

Gay depictions increase on TV: GLAAD study

The media advocacy group GLAAD said Wednesday that 3.9 percent of the characters regularly seen on prime-time network series this season will be gay, lesbian or bisexual.

FX's 'The Bridge' finds authenticity in Spanish-language scenes

"We're giving those 33 million Hispanics in the U.S. ... a point where they can actually identify themselves," says Demian Bichir, a star of the cross-border crime drama.

Tuesday Reviewsday: Markéta Irglová, Los Tigres del Norte and more

Justino Aguila and Steve Hochman join Alex Cohen in studio to talk about the latest in new music on this week's Tuesday Reviewsday.

New exhibit rediscovers a lost generation of San Francisco artists

Jess, Duncan, and their circle feel like an all-embracing family you never got to meet — and you can’t stop wishing you’d been a part of it.

This year's list of possible Oscar nominees is trending white

As prognosticators begin making their lists of who might vie for an Academy Award, one trend is apparent: there's not much diversity.

Film series seeks to change perspective of Africa

Surfing. Street art. Hip hop. Topics not typically part of the news that comes from Africa, but that's the point of a new series of short films part of a project called My Africa Is.

Quiz: Where to find the best pizza in Los Angeles

Whether you're eating a personal pie by candlelight in one of the city's nicest restaurants or digging into a slice the size of your face in front of the TV, L.A. has a lot to offer in the way of pizza. Where are your favorite pizza places? Can L.A.'s pizza compete with New York's or Chicago's?