“Mildred Pierce,” the classic film noir-meets-melodrama that won Joan Crawford her only Oscar, was released on this day in 1945, 70 years ago. Like many of Crawford’s pictures, Michael Curtiz’s…
"Girls" star and creator Lena Dunham may be known as an HBO success story, but she recently revealed to Grantland’s Bill Simmons that the premium cable network hired and fired her just before "Girls"…
It was out with the old and in with the new on the TV side of the Golden Globes. The kudocast saw an aggressive reshuffling of the decks across categories that injected plenty of fresh blood…
2011 EMMY NOMINATIONS‘Mildred Pierce tops Emmy noms | 2011 Emmy nominations list (part I)Emmy nominations list (part II) | Reactions of the Emmy nominationsRoad to the Emmys 2011 ART DIRECTION ON A…
2011 EMMY NOMINATIONS‘Mildred Pierce tops Emmy noms | 2011 Emmy nominations list (part I)Emmy nominations list (part II) | Reactions of the Emmy nominationsRoad to the Emmys 2011 DRAMA…
It was the chickens, not the pies, that almost did Kate Winslet in on the set of HBO's "Mildred Pierce."
Who else but HBO would have the audacity to commission a five-part, nearly-six-hour version of James M. Cain's period melodrama?