Jake Gyllenhaal Remembers “Brokeback Mountain”

With his new movie “Nightcrawler” in theaters, it would make sense that star Jake Gyllenhaal would look back at one of the bigger, more important roles in his career, “Brokeback Mountain.”  In the film, directed by Ang Lee, Gyllenhaal plays a ranch hand who falls into a long affair with another man, played by the late Heath Ledger.  […]

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Streampix Weekend Watch: Long Live the Wild, Wild West

Hollywood made its name on the great westerns directed by the likes of John Ford, Howard Hawks, Anthony Mann, Monte Hellman, John Sturges, Raoul Walsh, Nicholas Ray, Budd Boetticher and Sam Peckinpah. This month, Streampix celebrates one of filmdom’s most enduring genres with a curated selection that spotlights some of the best “horse operas” on […]

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Michelle Williams Breaks Her Silence on Heath Ledger’s Death

Nearly three years after Heath Ledger died of an accidental drug overdose, Michelle Williams is finally opening up about her former boyfriend (and father to Matilda, 5). “In a strange way, I miss that year, because all those possibilities that existed then are gone,” Williams, 30, tells “Nightline” of the 12 months that followed Ledger’s […]

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Corey Haim Prolonged Tragic Hollywood Tradition

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 […]

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Opening Wide: Sherlock Holmes, It’s Complicated, Alvin 2

Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide. We have expansions from Up In The Air and Nine, along with the much anticipated Sherlock Holmes, the less anticipated Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel, and the ‘bit of a slut’ Mery Streep comedy It’s Complicated. In the arthouses, you can see Heath Ledger’s final performance in Terry […]

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