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3 hrs ago | WGBH

A 'Lasciviously LA' Lunch With Crime Novelist James Ellroy

Writer James Ellroy has spent decades capturing a gritty, noirish Los Angeles in sprawling crime novels like The Black Dahlia and L.A. Confidential . Ellroy could be a character in one of his own books.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, L.A. Confidential, Thriller

7 hrs ago | Collider

Harry Connick Jr. Talks Dolphin Tale 2, Balancing His Music and Movie ...

There's something conducive about musicians becoming actors. Perhaps it's attributable to the performance-based nature of their work - going out on a stage, entertaining millions of folks, putting on a showa The number of musicians who have transitioned to acting and done so successfully is a surprisingly large pool.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Jazz, Harry Connick Jr., Hope Floats, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Copycat, Charles Martin Smith

11 hrs ago |

Daily film recommendation: 'House of Wax'

" House of Wax " is one of the most notable horror movies to come out of the 1950s, for technical reasons and because it's simply a great film. It's actually a remake of the 1933 movie "Mystery of the Wax Museum"; while that film is also great, this one has more distinct horror elements in it.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, House of Wax, Crime Movies, The Tingler, Comedy Movies, The Abominable Dr. Phibes, House of Usher, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Vincent Price, Roy Roberts

15 hrs ago |

Nikki Pederson propels children to national visibility in movies and television

Garrett Wareing was in school in College Station a year ago. Last week he was on the red carpet at the Toronto International Film Festival with Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Josh Lucas and Kevin McHale.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Kramer vs. Kramer, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Dustin Hoffman, Sweet Home Alabama, Biography Movies, A Beautiful Mind

Sat Sep 13, 2014

South China Morning Post

Woody Allen balances the drama and the humour with his latest Europe-based film

With Woody Allen's latest movie out, Richard James Havis looks at the director's life and career in recent years Woody Allen has been spending a lot of his time behind the camera writing and directing, and has not appeared in any of his recent films. But the characters he brings to the screen still display those instantly recognisable Allen attributes.


Related Topix: Manhattan Murder Mystery, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Mighty Aphrodite, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Woody Allen, Magic in the Moonlight, Colin Firth

8 ways 'Franklin & Bash' ignored Hollywood standards for TV sitcoms

Actress Dana Davis arrives at the World Premiere of Screen Gems' 'Prom Night' at the Cinerama Dome on April 9, 2008 in Los Angeles. TNT's "Franklin & Bash" has been a hit since 2011, but it's skipped the radar of some regardless of how entertaining the show is.


Related Topix: Franklin and Bash, Entertainment, Television, Hollywood, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Musical Movies, Horror Movies, Prom Night, Dana Davis, 9

Champions in the Golden Age of Comic Book Movies

As the Golden Age of comic books movies proceeds and expands, more and more superheroes are being granted their own features. Boundaries are being pushed further, and the public have begun to welcome stranger protagonists and antagonists as their entertainment; And in some cases, opening up to them for modicum enlightenment.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Following, Thriller

The Wichita Eagle

Philly-haunted David Lynch returns for salute

Never mind the world outside David Lynch's studio window: the sun beaming on the Hollywood Hills, the sprinklered lawns ringed by dry chaparral, the open-top tourist vans prowling for homes of stars. Stationed at his long desk, chain-smoking American Spirits, tossing the butts on the concrete floor, the celebrated filmmaker and artist is time-traveling to 1960s Philadelphia, recalling his 5A1 2 years in a city that seeped into his soul.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Eraserhead, Thriller, Crime Movies, Blue Velvet, David Lynch, Ethnic, Philadelphia, PA, Painting, Arts, Entertainment

Robert Downey Jr.'s Son Indio Arraigned on Drug Charges

Indio was busted in West Hollywood in June ... after cops observed him smoking something out of a pipe while riding in the passenger seat of a car. Cops say they found cocaine.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Robert Downey Jr., Crime Movies, Kiss Kiss... Bang Bang, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Adventure

Daily Mail

Robert Downey Jr. supports son Indio in court as he pleads guilty to drug charges

Nicole Kidman's father dies after 'collapsing in Singapore hotel restaurant' in front of guests minutes after his morning exercise Married sixth grade teacher 'storms out of school after heated phone call and stabs herself to death in Holiday Inn bathroom' Sarah Palin's husband left with a bloody nose after a 20-person brawl at his birthday party where daughter Bristol punched the host' Sit near a baby, arrive early for check-in and wear a cashmere shawl or linen jacket: 15 insider tips on how to get upgraded to First Class WITHOUT paying 'As an American I'm embarrassed and appalled': James Foley's mother hits out at Obama's efforts to rescue her son and claims she was threatened with PROSECUTION if family paid ransom Pictured: Mother appears in court after three dead babies are found amid vermin and towering stacks of soiled diapers as police search home for more bodies CBS pulls ... (more)


Related Topix: Drugs, Iron Man, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Kiss Kiss... Bang Bang, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robert Downey Jr.

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Mirren's a real madame

Whenever Helen Mirren's in need of a little pick-me-up, she searches out a slice or two of eggy bread. "My mother used to make it.


Related Topix: The Hundred-foot Journey, Prime Suspect, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Helen Mirren, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Manish Dayal


First photo from 'Mission Impossible 5' set shows returning cast with Tom Cruise

Production is well underway for Mission: Impossible 5 , and thanks to Twitter, we now have our first image of the cast gathered together for the new film. The image came from director Christopher McQuarrie's Twitter, and shows Jeremy Renner, Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, and Ving Rhames together on set.


Related Topix: Jack Reacher, Action Movies, Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Adventure, Edge of Tomorrow, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames


Rock Photographer Jeremy Saffer Presents: The Rocking Dead @ Rock & Shock

Famed rock photographer Jeremy Saffer will once again be bringing his patented brand of metal madness to Rock & Shock. Jeremy Saffer Presents: The Rocking Dead will feature some of your favorite rock stars in all of their gothic glory meeting fans and signing autographs as part of the 11th annual horror and music convention.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Child's Play, Thriller, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Brad Dourif, Tara Reid, John Ratzenberger

Hard-hitting trio of films tackle homelessness at ...

The scourge of homelessness has emerged as a major theme at this year's Toronto film festival, driven by performances from an unlikely trio: an Oscar-winning actress, a well-known male sex symbol and a recently recovered heroin addict. "Time Out of Mind" and "Shelter," which had their world premieres at the 11-day movie showcase, and "Heaven Knows What," which came to Toronto after a debut at the Venice festival, all focus on characters who struggle with homelessness and addiction on the streets of New York.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, A Beautiful Mind

International Business Times

Katie Holmes Not Dating Robin Thicke, Tom Cruise Ex To Direct...

Katie Holmes is making a lot of headlines with her new movie "The Giver" starring alongside Meryl Streep and her directorial debut in "All We Had." The actress was also recently linked to Paul Patton's estranged husband, Robin Thicke, and reportedly "arranged a date" with the singer.


Related Topix: Valkyrie, Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes, Dance, Robin Thicke, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop


Congo 1995 720p BluRay x264-HD4U

Plot: A megalomaniac C.E.O. sends his son into the dangerous African Congo on a quest for a source of diamonds large enough and pure enough to function as powerful laser communications transmitters . When contact is lost with his son and the team, his sometime daughter- in-law is sent after them.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Congo, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Detroit News

'Young Frankenstein' has new life on 40th anniversary

The late Marty Feldman stars as 'Eye-Gore' in the 1974 black-and- white comedy film classic 'Young Frankenstein.' Director Mel Brooks spent a lot of money on white handkerchiefs while making his 1974 tour de farce, 'Young Frankenstein.'


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Frankenstein, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, The Producers, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Mel Brooks, Bride of Frankenstein, Boris Karloff, Gene Wilder


Gillian Anderson Returning to NBC's HANNIBAL as Series Regular

According to TVLine, Gillian Anderson will return to NBC's cult hit HANNIBAL - this time as a series regular as the titular character's shrink Bedelia du Maurier. HANNIBAL's third season will premiere in 2015.


Related Topix: The X-Files, Boogie Woogie, Shadow Dancer, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Desire, Gillian Anderson

The Wichita Eagle

Capsule reviews of feature films

AND SO IT GOES 1 1/2 stars. Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton team for the first time in a wincingly sappy three-quarter-life rom-com about a Scrooge-like widower and a wifty lounge-singing widow - and the unexpected appearance of a cute-as-a-button grandchild, readymade to melt hearts.


Related Topix: And So It Goes, Celebrities, Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton, Horror Movies, Below, Zach Galifianakis, Entertainment

Hollywood Reporter

BSkyB Taps Cannes Winner Timothy Spall, 'The Killing' Director for Thriller

U.K. pay TV giant BSkyB has unveiled a new drama for its Sky Living channel that will star big-name British talent and be directed by one of the driving forces behind Danish hit series The Killing . Timothy Spall , who triumphed at this year's Cannes by winning the best actor award for Mike Leigh 's Mr. Turner , will take the lead in The Enfield Haunting , a three-part poltergeist drama based on real events that took place in a house in North London in 1977.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Sweeney Todd, Drama Movies, Supernatural, Emma, Ripper Street, Frost/Nixon, Matthew Macfadyen, Entertainment, Television