Film / Television

Charlie Sheen fired from 'Two and a Half Men'

It’s official: The TV comedy “Two-and-a-Half Men” has lost one part of its equation. Warner Brothers has fired Charlie Sheen after weeks of heated back-and-forth between the actor and the studio.

Jane Russell, star of '40s and '50s films, dies

Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes' 1941 Western "The Outlaw," died Monday of respiratory failure, her family said. She was 89.

‘Gnomeo and Juliet’ tops weekend box office

On Oscar weekend, the numbers at the box office were pretty low.

Oscars go young and hip, with traditional results

These were supposed to be the younger, hipper Academy Awards, the ones that shook up the ceremony's conventions with popular, great-looking emcees in actors James Franco and Anne Hathaway, who were unlike the middle-aged comedians and TV talk-show hosts of years past.

New feature offers a whole new view of the Oscars

The Academy Awards are going high-tech this year. A new feature will offer online viewers an inside look at everywhere from the red carpet to the exclusive Governor's Ball after party, and the viewers will be able to control the action through 360-degree cameras.

'Just Go With It,' 'Never Say Never' top weekend box office

"Just Go With It" and "Never Say Never" top the box office Valentine's Day weekend.

Security guard dies in crash on 'NCIS' set in LA

Authorities say a security guard on the Los Angeles County set of the CBS television show "NCIS" has died after being struck by a van whose driver apparently blacked out.

'The Roommate' tops weekend box office

It was another sluggish weekend at movie theaters across the country.

Charlie Sheen released from Los Angeles hospital

Charlie Sheen is out of the hospital and back home.

Sundance Film Festival branches out nationwide for 1 night

The Sundance Film Festival is branching out of Park City Utah Thursday night and offering screenings in several cities around the country.

'The King's Speech' gets 12 Oscar nominations

The British monarchy saga "The King's Speech" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.

‘Twilight’ and ‘Sex & the City’ sequels earn Razzie nominations

One day before Oscar nominations are announced, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse,” “The Last Airbender” and “Sex & the City 2” each received multiple nods today for the 31st annual Razzie Awards, dishonoring the worst in movies for 2010.

'No Strings Attached' tops weekend box office

Natalie Portman recently won a Golden Globe for best dramatic actress in the movie "Black Swan," and now has a new distinction. It's a number one comedy.

Disney-Pixar merger is 5 years old today

One of the entertainment industry’s most successful marriages marks its fifth anniversary Monday. Walt Disney Studios and Pixar Animation formally tied the knot on this date in 2006 after a series of what you might call pre-nuptial agreements.

The fairy tale struggles to live happily ever after

Fairy tales have been a part of Disney's movie repertoire since the 1937 release of its first feature-length film, "Snow White." But now that the company has decided to stop making animated princess movies, does this spell The End for the movie genre?

Film mecca Sundance opens for 2011

The Sundance Film Festival began Thursday night in Park City, Utah.