Murray Gershenz, who was most famous for his role as the elderly Felix in “The Hangover,” died of a heart attack August 28 in Hollywood. He was 91. After starting his acting career at the age of 80…
Any playwright can stick celebrity facsimiles together in a room; it takes real talent not only to render those portraits believable but also to invest the encounter with dramatic weight. In "One…
Cate Blanchett plays a neurotic Woody Allen heroine for the ages in this serious-minded but ruefully funny work.
As if conceding the first season harbored a serious structural flaw, "The Newsroom" returns with a flashback framing device to help explain its we-told-you-so leaps into the near past — in the second…
Thomas McDonell is set to star in the indie “I’m Obsessed With You,” based on a play by Genevieve Adams. Jon Goracy will direct with Adams penning the script. Goracy and Adams will also produce…
Microbudget auteur Joe Swanberg's "All the Light in the Sky" buttresses his signature style with clever pacing, solid technique and a deeply soulful lead performance from co-scripter Jane Adams.
Elevated somewhat by the stunt casting of Bill Murray as FDR, this frequently tacky tell-all amplifies one aspect of "The King's Speech's" appeal by revealing celebrated world leaders to be as…
Actress Carol Adams, who appeared in some 50 features, starring at times with Gene Autry and Roy Rogers, died April 9 in West Hollywood of natural causes. She was 94.
Telluride Film Lab turns fest guests into honorary UCLA lecturers
The sad aimlessness of Joe Swanberg's second feature of 2011 elicits only a begrudging pity.