14 hrs ago
From washed -up drug addict to the $100m man: How Iron Man star...
Robert Downey Jr is on the verge of pulling off the biggest ever single payday for a star by signing the first $100 million contract in movie history Given the high-stakes game of brinkmanship that he is currently engaged in with Hollywood's moneymen, it is a good thing that Robert Downey Jr does not really 'do' self doubt.
18 hrs ago
Sherlock Holmes theatre review by Quentin Letts: Gasps, gore and a curious case of Sherlock in love
There is, playwright Mark Catley has noticed, no Mrs Sherlock Holmes. Is the celebrated detective more than a mere pipe-sucker? What is his relationship with dashing Dr Watson? Or might he be in love with glamorous Irene Adler, who appears in one of Arthur Conan Doyle's tales? The West Yorkshire Playhouse has come up with a cracking show that ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Rathbone rules Sherlock Holmes series
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes Film Series continues Thursday, May 30, at 6:30 p.m. with a screening of "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" with Basil Rathbone in the Friends Community Room of Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St.
Mon May 20, 2013
Television Without Pity
We get a series of flashbacks showing Holmes meeting Irene Adler for the first time.
Sun May 19, 2013
Focus International Secures Sales for Kevin Macdonald's Black Sea
Alison Thompson, co-president of Focus Features International announced numerous sales on Academy Award and BAFTA-winning director Kevin Macdonald's heist thriller Black Sea , starring Jude Law .
UPDATE 1-'Star Trek' sequel tops weekend box office in North America
"Star Trek Into Darkness," the newest installment in the classic intergalactic franchise, blasted to the top of movie box office charts with $70.6 million in weekend ticket sales at theaters in the United States and Canada.
Sat May 18, 2013
Elementary: The Woman/Heroine - Episode 23/24 Season 1-TV Review
The first season of Elementary dealt with its fair share of kinks but gradually found its footing.
Thu May 16, 2013
Sherlock stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman spotted filming in Cardiff
The stars of the hit BBC show were seen filming at Cardiff University's Glamorgan Building in the city centre Sherlock stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman have been spotted filming the latest series of the hit TV show in Cardiff City Centre.
Wed May 15, 2013
TV tonight: 'Office,' 'Grey's,' 'Elementary'
The reappearance of Irene Adler , throws Sherlock Holmes for a loop. It's the last Thursday of the broadcast TV season, and it's even more crowded than usual, what with the American Idol finale moving over here from its normal final-night-of-the-season perch.
Tue May 14, 2013
DVD Review: 'Dragon' features dramatic acting, good Blu-ray transfer
When two thugs attack a neighbor, the timid Jin-xi bravely joins the fray and manages to kill the bad guys, seemingly through good luck.
Sun May 12, 2013
'Sherlock in Love' + New Stills from Elementary's Finale
Natalie Dormer first saw "Elementary" on a plane , during one of the many transatlantic flights she took from London to promote the third - and most successful season -of "Game of Thrones" in the United States.
Fri May 10, 2013
Ain't It Cool News
Robert Downey Jr. to become a CHEF for Jon Favreau
Deadline is reporting that current "biggest movie star in the world", Robert Downey Jr.
The Globe and Mail
Jay Baruchel as Sherlock: Hollywood meets Holmes
Jay Baruchel makes a charismatic sleuth of Baker Street: His only problem is stamina, because the script is a non-stop torrent of smarty-pants dialogue.
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Movie Review: Third time charms for 'Iron Man 3'
Following the epic battle against Loki and the Chitauri, Tony Stark is having a rough go of things.
Elementary Postmortem: Natalie Dormer on the Irene Adler Reveal and Finale Twist
That's the bomb Elementary dropped on both Sherlock Holmes and the audience Thursday after a mysterious man claiming to be Moriarty led Holmes straight to his one and only love.
From goat's testicles to the waterphone: cinema's unlikely soundtracks
When Only God Forgives premieres next month at Cannes, listen carefully. Some films are employing very strange instruments to get the sounds they want How does it sound? It creates "a unique sense of melancholy and foreboding", says Cliff Martinez, the ex-Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer who worked with Nicolas Winding Refn on the soundtracks for ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
Channel Surfer: Tonight's TV
In tonight's TV Picks, an Amarillo native crosses wits with Sherlock Holmes, some favorites air their season finales and the Top 2 are revealed on "American Idol." Up first, Amarillo's own Francie Swift guests on CBS's "Elementary" , but good luck figuring out what she'll do.
Natalie Dormer talks Elementary and Game of Thrones
As we say in the new issue of Entertainment Weekly hitting stands Friday, behind every man with a thirst for sex and power is an equally clever, manipulative woman... who could be played brilliantly by Natalie Dormer.
Kelowna Capital News
Steen: No. 3 for Iron Man with more action, more laughs
F or those of us who are big fans of the Iron Man franchise, this Iron Man 3 was different in many ways: It was the first of the series not directed by Jon Favreau who has a role in the film as Happy Hogan, Stark's obsessive Chief of Security; It was the first time that Samuel L. Jackson did not appear in any Iron Man related movie as Nick Fury; ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Will Robert Downey Jr. strike blow for movie star power with 'Avengers' deal?
Robert Downey Jr. may be striking a blow for good old-fashioned star power as he prepares to square off against Disney and Marvel over his slice of the pie on "The Avengers 2" and "Iron Man 4." If the two sides don't reach a new contract agreement it could rob the studio of the charismatic center of its two highest grossing superhero franchises, ... (more)