Jeff Bridges, ‘Breaking Bad’ Win Prism Awards

LOS ANGELES Jeff Bridges is still collecting awards for his Oscar-winning turn as a booze-soaked country singer in ‘Crazy Heart.’ Bridges, co-star Maggie Gyllenhaal and the film were among the winners of the 14th annual Prism Awards, which recognize actors, movies and TV shows that accurately depict substance abuse and mental health issues. The awards […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Wonderful “Wonderland”

Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland went over the moon with an amazing $116.3 million weekend, blowing everybody out of the water. The other wide opener, the Sundance cop drama Brooklyn’s Finest, only managed $13.5m. 1. Alice in Wonderland – $116.3m 2. Brooklyn’s Finest – $13.5m 3. Shutter Island – $13.3m 4. Cop Out – $9.1m […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Shutter Island” Shuts Others Out

Opening by itself this weekend, Martin Scorsese’s mindbending thriller Shutter Island, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, had a big take at the box office, bringing in $40.2 million, easily outpacing last week’s big holiday hits. Valentine’s Day dropped almost 70%, although one might expect that, seeing as how the holiday’s over and everyone’s sick of candy hearts […]

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