Homevid parties have gone into disc drive. Eager to generate boffo buzz -- and sales -- for their releases, studios are pulling out all the stops on star-studded events and stunts that would make…
Gary Sinise, not Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman or even blonde stand-in Jacinda Barrett, was the star of the Sept. 18 soiree for "The Human Stain" in BevHills. Steppenwolf Theater benefit served as…
Disney transformed the bottom floor of Hollywood's historic Roosevelt Hotel into a suitably romantic setting for the party following Saturday's "Under the Tuscan Sun" preem at El Capitan.
Cirque du Soleil's new digs next to downtown's Staples Center may not be as scenic as its old beachside Santa Monica haunt, but the sports arena location made perfect sense once the "Varekai"…
With the industry's social scene virtually shut down for summer's last gasp, its players have taken to the field to indulge in the season's all American pastime.
The food wasn't real -- the city of Hollywood prohibits actual food being chucked about on its streets, even for movie re-enactments -- and the hair notably grayer on many of the day's star…
Tuesday night's "Thirteen" bow turned out to be the rare Hollywood preem that actually could have started a little later. Preemgoers were still staggering in from the ArcLight's gridlocked parking…
BevHills' City Hall turned into a circus scene last week -- and it had nothing to do with the state's wacky recall campaign. The normally monochromatic government building became the backdrop for…
The Peter Sellers anecdotes flowed after Friday night's screening of "I Love You, Alice B. Toklas" at the American Cinematheque.
A strangely wholesome mix of drag queens and wee ones paraded through the Hollywood Bowl during Saturday night's "Wizard of Oz" sing-along. Lorna Luft, Judy Garland's lesser-known daughter, kicked…
The Los Angeles Film Fest dispensed its top two prizes under looming Target logos at the Wadsworth theater Saturday night.