LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Mad Men” meets “The Artist” in “Populaire,” a superbly crafted, finely acted but somewhat shallow retro rom-com about a young French secretary who, with the help of her highly persuasive boss, hammers her way
“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” was served another first-place finish over the Labor Day weekend.
CHICAGO (AP) — Author Frederik Pohl, who over decades gained a reputation of being a sophisticated writer of science fiction, has died.
His wife, Elizabeth Hull, says Pohl died Monday at an Illinois hospital after experiencing respiratory problems
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Damon and Michael Douglas won’t just be competing for an Emmy. They’ll be handing one out, too.
Emmys producers announced the pair as this year’s first presenters Tuesday.
Damon and Douglas are both
NEW YORK (AP) — Reinforcements have arrived for the upcoming cast of “Macbeth” and some big names are joining Ethan Hawke and Anne-Marie Duff.
Lincoln Center Theater said Tuesday said the production will have John Glover, Brian d’Arcy
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Duquesne University says TV personality Geraldo Rivera isn’t welcome to appear on a panel at the Pittsburgh school because of a half-naked self-portrait he posted this summer.
Duquesne says the cellphone picture Rivera posted on
Neko Case, “The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You” (Anti-)
Neko Case has a neat name, a terrific Twitter account and a brazen, brassy alto. She could sing
Police in Oklahoma City discovered two semi-automatic pistols and a 12-gauge pump shotgun along with some prescription painkillers and marijuana residue on a tour bus occupied by rapper 2 Chainz and 10 other men.
UNION, Maine (AP) — The first woman to serve as the top editor of Life magazine has died at her home in Maine. Judith Glassman Daniels was 74.
Daniels blazed a trail for women in the publishing world.
NEW YORK (AP) — For Lori Duron, parenting her younger son C.J. is etched in time as B.B. and A.B. — before Barbie and after Barbie.
The 6½-year-old discovered the doll at the back of his mother’s closet
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state police ran a top-secret investigation into whether then-Gov. Ed Rendell and his administration rigged the outcome of the casino licensing process to benefit favored applicants, including a wealthy and politically connected businessman
NEW YORK (AP) — Golfing great Nancy Lopez has a book deal.
Lopez has an agreement with HarperOne, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, for a memoir scheduled to be published in June. HarperOne announced the deal Tuesday and
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a wrap for the sexy supernaturals on HBO’s “True Blood.”
The network said Tuesday that the series will end next year, following a 10-episode season that will begin in the summer. That will
VENICE, Italy (AP) — Fans of Scarlet Johansson waited for hours under a hot sun for the Hollywood actress to arrive in a water taxi for a news conference at the Venice Film Festival, and she rewarded them
NEW YORK (AP) — Maria Shriver says her daughter is so terrified of her mother getting Alzheimer’s disease that she’s constantly introducing her to games that will keep her mom’s mind active.
There’s a family history to explain