The movies have conveyed adolescent rebellion and anomie from the very beginning, but the subject began to come into its own with Nicholas Ray’s 1955 classic “Rebel Without a Cause.” Here’s a Top 10 list of Streampix’s top teenage wasteland flicks.
It’s been 25 years since a bunch of misfit kids from Astoria, Oregon embarked on a wild adventure with pirates, a treasure map and a creature named “Sloth,” better known collectively as the 1985 cult classic ‘The Goonies.’ To mark the occasion, Warner Home Video is releasing ‘The Goonies 25th Anniversary Collector’s Edition’ on Blue-ray […]
By ROBERT JABLON Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES — Actor Corey Haim died from pneumonia complicated by an enlarged heart, bad lungs and narrowed blood vessels, while drugs found in his system played no role in his death, the Los Angeles County coroner said Tuesday. Haim, 38, died of natural causes from “community-acquired pneumonia” along […]
By ANTHONY McCARTNEY AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Actor Corey Haim employed “doctor shopping” to obtain 553 prescription pills in the two months before his death, California Attorney General Jerry Brown said Tuesday. Haim obtained the meds, which included Valium, Vicodin, Xanax and Soma, through seven different doctors and seven pharmacies, Brown said, and […]
Mayim Bialik is known to anyone who grew up in the 1990s as Blossom. The precocious, hat wearing teenager was a relic of a more innocent television era. Unlike most teen stars, Bialik left the entertainment industry for academia, earning a PhD in neuroscience from UCLA. Now a mother of two, she has decided to […]
Although it’s an unfortunate familiar tale, Hollywood was rattled by the death of another young star when ‘Lost Boys‘ star Corey Haim, 38, died Wednesday of an apparent drug overdose. His friend and former costar Corey Feldman, who calls Corey his “brother,” revealed some of the sad details of Haim’s final days on ‘Larry King […]
By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Corey Haim‘s story is sadly familiar in Hollywood: A teen talent who discovered drugs as he tasted his first success and whose personal problems increased as his star-power faded. Haim died Wednesday at 38, another chapter in Hollywood’s tragic history of careers ravaged by drugs. Brittany […]
Actor Corey Haim was found dead this morning in Los Angeles of an apparent drug overdose, according to police. He was 38. The Los Angeles Coroner’s office said Wednesday that Haim died at approximately 2:15 a.m. at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, Calif. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause […]