In this season of World War II anniversaries, director Robert Weide is highlighting one with a literary twist involving author Kurt Vonnegut. Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Allied…
Double nominee Weide builds gateway to Allen, David
A pair of 20th-century period dramas, ''Mad Men'' and ''Downton Abbey,'' will vie to make history at the 64th annual Emmy Awards, based on nominations announced Thursday.
HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and ABC's "Modern Family" have scored two Directors Guild of America TV nominations each in the comedy category and Patty Jenkins took a pair of nods.
As comprehensive and intimate a portrait of the comic genius as his personal quirks will allow.
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How to lose friends and alienate audiences is the lesson taught by this cleverly titled but noxious British comedy about a Limey scribe trying to carve a notch for himself in the glam world of…
An alarming onstage tumble by a heavily pregnant Gillian Anderson at the world premiere of "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People" did not dampen the excitable mood at the Empire, Leicester Square on…
Another popular British sitcom could be getting a makeover for U.S. television. In the wake of the success of "The Office," Spike has made a development deal with RDF USA subsid Pangea for a U.S…
At least three styles of filmmaking clash incongruously in Keith Gordon's "Mother Night," an extremely ambitious but not entirely successful adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's ironic satire of an American…