Film / Television

Oscars 2013: Who do you think should win? Vote in our polls

The Academy Awards are this Sunday night, and movie fans everywhere are making their predictions. Let us know who YOU think should win.

Oscars 2013: Predictions! Who will win at the 85th Annual Academy Awards

Read the predictions and brush-up on nominee buzz to win "most psychic" at your Oscar party on Sunday. KPCC's crystal ball coverage can help you choose wisely.

Four generations of Westmore family have made up Hollywood

Four generations of the Westmore family have done hair and make-up on film and TV in Hollywood. They created beauty and beasts.

Oscars 2013: Predicting Sunday's winners at the Oscars

Who will win the Oscars? KPCC offers a rundown of likely winners in the Academy Awards Big Four categories based on their awards so far this season.

Oscars 2013: What is an Academy Award worth for an actor's career?

How much does a studio gain from a best picture win? How much more money can an actor command with a gold statue on their resume? Gina Delvac reports.

Bruce Willis remains a die-hard at the box office

Willis' action sequel "A Good Day to Die Hard" debuted as the weekend's top draw with a $25 million debut from Friday to Sunday.

'The Kill Hole': New indie vendetta film resembles Christopher Dorner story (VIDEO)

Deadline reports that The Kill Hole — an independent film about a "black ex-military sniper who targets associates ... and hides out in the wilderness" — has been given a March release date.

FilmWeek: Beautiful Creatures, A Good Day to Die Hard, Would You Rather

Larry is joined by KPCC film critics Claudia Puig and Henry Sheehan to review the week’s new film releases including Beautiful Creatures, A Good Day to Die Hard, No and more. TGI-FilmWeek!

'Zero Dark Thirty' writer Mark Boal on the film's torture controversy

"Zero Dark Thirty," screenwriter Mark Boal joins Larry to talk about the research involved in creating the film and responds to attacks of being pro-torture.

Military bonds cross over from the front lines to the film set (Photos)

Veterans who've already gained a toehold in the entertainment business are helping newcomers break in, and the rest of the industry may be following suit. Josie Huang reports.

Oscars 2013: Honoring the scientific and technical geniuses who make movie magic

The Oscars are a few weeks away, but the show’s geekier cousin, the Scientific and Technical Awards, happens tomorrow. KPCC’s Sanden Totten reports.

Stuart Freeborn, 'Star Wars' make-up artist, dies at 98

Pioneering make-up artist Stuart Freeborn, responsible for Yoda, Chewbacca and many other iconic move characters, passed away earlier this week in London at 98.

VIDEO: Short film tells Zachary Quinto's LA shelter dog adoption story

The new short film “Dog Eat Dog” tells the story of how actor Zachary Quinto (You might know him as Sylar from “Heroes” or, oh yeah, Spock) adopted a dog from an L.A. shelter.

Tim Burton on 'Frankenweenie' and the art of creating an oeuvre

"Frankenweenie" director Tim Burton joins AirTalk to talk about his new film, his filmmaking process, and his passion for the handmade feel of stop-motion film.

VIDEO: '30 Rock' finale on Los Angeles: Young blondes and the film industry

Thursday night saw the end of "30 Rock," but the New York City-based show also offered a look at what pretty much everyone outside of Los Angeles thinks of L.A.

Ron Jeremy has emergency surgery in LA; Twitter overflows with NSFW reaction

Ron Jeremy, one of the biggest names in pornography, has undergone surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after suffering a near-heart aneurysm.