Film / Television
Bad news for all you aspiring Hollywood screenwriters out there: It apparently doesn't matter how powerful you are. The latest failed auteur? President Obama.
Star Wars artist Ralph McQuarrie, who created many of the original movie characters, has died. McQuarrie was responsible for bringing the Star Wars trilogy to life.
Star Wars fans are known to be a bit obsessive, going to elaborate lengths in service to their fandom. Well, there's a celebrity to add to their ranks: Topher Grace.
Wim Wenders' tribute to the late choreographer Pina Bausch has been described as the best use of 3D technology in film to date, and it's easy to see why.
"Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry went to court Monday, defending himself against allegations he smacked an actress on his show on the back of the head.
KPCC film critics Wade Major and Peter Rainer join Larry to review the week’s new film releases.
Just when you thought awards season was over, the Saturn Awards have beamed up their nominations for the year's best sci-fi, fantasy and horror films.
During the week leading up to the 84th annual Academy Awards (which appear to have been watched by more people than last year’s telecast), the Hollywood community made a concerted effort to keep things as environmentally friendly as possible.
Writer and comedian Teresa Strasser joins the show with a sassy recap of this year's Oscars. She takes us through the evening's highlights.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is not unhappy with but unable to prevent plans to auction off 15 Oscar statuettes.
Only one of this year’s Oscar nominated films was shot in Washington D.C. — and “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” is only up for three technical awards.
Some of the jewels and clothes that adorned Whitney Houston wore in her films will be up for grabs next month, including a dress and earrings from "The Bodyguard."
Most voters are men. Blacks and Hispanics only account for 4 percent of those who dole out the golden statuette. Only 2 percent are younger than 40. And it may not change soon.
Awards season keeps rolling tonight with the 43rd annual NAACP Image Awards. They celebrate achievements of people of color in film, television, music and literature.
Awards season doesn’t end with the Oscars, and the statues are not just for grownups. Nominees have just been announced for the 25th annual Kids Choice Awards.
Host Madeleine Brand speaks to producer-director Steve James, whose documentary "The Interrupters" airs on "Frontline" Tuesday.