When I first heard yesterday that Jerry Lewis would be getting the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the coming Academy Awards, my first reaction was laughter. It wasn’t because Lewis is a comic…
Stephen Daldry couldn't have known what he was getting into when he grabbed the directing reins on "The Reader."
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"Frost/Nixon's" depiction of a moment in TV history required historic efforts by location manager Greg Alpert.
There’s a list of some 48 — yes, that is 48 — balls planned for Barack Obama’s inauguration, but only a select few are designated as "official." That is, they are those that Obama’s inaugural…
From the Army Archerd Archive: Julie Andrews and Blake Edwards departed for their five-week Swiss vacation. And Dyan Cannon wound "Bob & Carol" and is off for Acapulco.
Updated That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Ron Howard’s "Frost/Nixon" captured five nominations at this morning’s announcement of the Golden Globe nods, but Gus Van Sant’s "Milk,"…
Newspapers are struggling, shedding jobs and racing to come up with cash, but they are still the primary source of original enterprise reporting and investigative pieces. In fact, the arrest of…
David Mamet writes in the Huffington Post on Gov. Rod Blagojevich: "I am from Chicago, and, so, having been disillusioned with politics at an early age I do not become involved. The only reason I…
Rachel Maddow stages a re-enactment of Illinois Gov. Blagojevich’s greatest hits.
THE LAST time I saw Ralph Fiennes, he had what appeared to be a thick, long-ish thatch of hair, and was wearing flip-flops, exposing elegant, well-manicured toes.