"High School Musical 3: Senior Year" and "Saw V" divided and conquered the movie biz over the weekend, opening with $42 million and $30.5 million, respectively.• Review: Saw V • Review: High School…
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There were times during their set at the Music Box Thursday night that it seemed as though British/French popsters Stereolab were two separate bands sharing the same stage.
NBC is shuffling its primetime sked, creating a crime-centric Wednesday night lineup and exiling the struggling "Lipstick Jungle" to Fridays.
Touting a lineup loaded with global docs, offbeat features and genre pics, the 12th annual Hollywood Film Festival continues to uphold its reputation as an outsider fest in an insider town.
Besides Clark Gable, Dustin Hoffman is the only other actor who has gotten top billing in three Oscar-winning best films: "Midnight Cowboy" (1969), "Kramer vs. Kramer" (1979) and "Rain Man" (1988).
After showing his comic chops in "Pineapple Express," James Franco extends his range in Gus Van Sant's "Milk," playing Scott Smith, Harvey Milk's lover.
Robert Pattinson finds himself a recognizable star even before the movie version of Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" opens Nov. 21.
It only took Josh Brolin a couple of decades and a starring role in an Oscar-winning picture to land on everybody's A-list.
As Poppy, a 30-year-old London schoolteacher who is the ray of sunshine at the center of Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky," Sally Hawkins emerges as a valiant figure in a harsh landscape.
To pull off the epic he had in mind, Baz Luhrmann looked to Mandy Walker, a fellow Aussie, who had helped him shoot a two-minute promo for Chanel perfume with Nicole Kidman.
A ballet, a comicbook movie, an action thriller, a documentary, a biopic and a still-gestating Broadway musical -- Danny Elfman has spent the last year dashing madly from one project to another and…