Film / Television

Pixar's 'Nemo' sequel 'Finding Dory' is box office bait

Disney and Pixar Animation announced Tuesday that a sequel to "Finding Nemo" will be released into the wild on Nov. 25, 2015. See who's signed on for another swim.

Filmmaker who rescued Romanian orphans killed in Encinitas

John Charles Upton, known for bringing the plight of children from squalid Romanian orphanages to light was fatally shot following a dispute at his home.

'Harry Potter' actor Richard Griffiths dies at 65

British actor Richard Griffiths, who played Uncle Vernon Dursley in the "Harry Potter" movies, has died at age 65. He was to bring "The Sunshine Boys" to LA's Ahmanson Theatre this fall.

'Babylon 5,' 'Matrix' masterminds team up for Netflix sci-fi series 'Sense8'

Andy and Lana Wachowski are teaming with J. Michael Straczynski to create a new 10-episode sci-fi series for the video-streaming service.

David Mamet on stretching the 'truth' in HBO's 'Phil Spector'

Writer and Producer David Mamet joins AirTalk to talk about the inspiration for "Phil Spector," why he chose to depict Spector’s personal side in such a way, and the relationship between Spector and his lawyer that drives the movie.

'Deep Throat' porn star Harry Reems dies, 65

"Harry went from living a bizarre lifestyle, through a 180 degree, almost miraculous change to find a Higher Power he called God, and become a truly nice guy who cared for others."

‘Enlightened’ canceled by HBO; Patton Oswalt campaigns on Twitter to save it

HBO released a statement saying that it was proud of the show and that canceling it was a “very difficult decision,” but bad ratings mean it's kaput.

‘Homeland’ writer/executive producer Henry Bromell dies

Bromell also had a personal stake in the show’s clandestine intelligence agency world — his father was a CIA agent.

‘The Bible’ draws criticism over Satan actor resembling Obama

The show also used several Southern Californian religious experts to vet the biblical accuracy of their dramatization.

Desert Christ Park in Yucca Valley

Slow pans, intense but faded colors, snow-white statues of Christ, chips in the plaster, exposed rebar. A feeling of calm. Listen with the sound up or off. A lovely movie from Christopher Lee.

Documentaries help amplify conservative voice

The films screened at CPAC this year reflect a broader movement. As making and funding movies becomes more accessible, conservatives are trying to connect with a larger, younger audience.

Cue the shaking jello: A director you never heard of is doing 'Jurassic Park 4'

Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park 4" has been given a director — Spoiler alert: It's not Steven Spielberg.

Ed Asner released from hospital, diagnosed with exhaustion

Ed Asner's publicist says the 83-year-old actor is out of a Chicago-area hospital after being diagnosed with exhaustion.

Star Wars’s Ford, Hamill, Fisher signed on for Episode 7

A brand new Star Wars movie is only two short years away, and it looks like Luke, Leia and Han have all signed on to join in the fun — and revive their careers.

There's no place like ho... LLYWOOD! Oz's James Franco gets Walk of Fame star

James Franco stars in everything. Even the sidewalk. Related, here's a nightmarish sentence: The new "Wizard of Oz" movie opens this weekend.

6 things to love about LA's 'The Big Lebowski' turning 15 (very NSFW video)

The Big Lebowski celebrates a decade and a half of the Dude. Some "achievers" are posting thoughtful reflections. Others, curse words.