This study of toxic selfishness presented as comedy isn't nearly funny enough for a film starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis, and nowhere near as serious as Weiner's celebrated TV work.
At first blush, the roster of spoiler no-no's from exec producer Matthew Weiner accompanying the two-hour "Mad Men" premiere appeared so daunting that about all one could safely say is, "It's in…
Dramas set in diverse periods vie for Creative Arts kudos
An 18-month layoff has doubtless stoked anticipation for "Mad Men" among its loyal constituents, and the four-peat Emmy winner returns with its first two-hour launch. Once again, though, series…
TV series art direction isn't just set building or location finding. The designer is a visual stylist charged with communicating the show's thrust and themes to the viewers - right between the eyes.
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Designers on historical dramas live with an ever-present danger: sharp-eyed viewers ready to pounce on any anachronisms -- real or imagined.
The Art Directors Guild has tapped "Avatar," "The Hurt Locker" and "Sherlock Holmes" as winners of its top feature awards.
A luminous and treasurable pic, despite its imperfections.
Sentimental poignancy is to Hallmark Hall of Fame TV movies what yellow is to bananas: So it's a bit surprising that this story of a reunion between a 12-year-old boy and the mother who gave him up…
An unexpected tale covering 55 years in the lives of two bickering convicts bonded by a miscarriage of justice and inextinguishable hope, "Life" careens from decade to decade, and from relative…