Natalie Portman Engaged and Expecting

NEW YORK – Natalie Portman is pregnant with her first child and is engaged to Benjamin Millepied, the choreographer of “Black Swan.” A publicist for Portman confirmed Monday that the couple are engaged and expecting, but declined to give any further details. People magazine first reported the news. The 29-year-old actress and Millepied, a well-regarded […]

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‘Black Swan’ Earns 12 Critics’ Choice Nominations

BY: DAVID GERMAIN LOS ANGELES – Natalie Portman’s ballet drama “Black Swan” led contenders Monday for the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards with a record 12 nominations, among them best picture and actress. Other best-picture nominees were the survival story “127 Hours,” the boxing saga “The Fighter,” the sci-fi smash “Inception,” the British monarchy tale “The […]

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Weekend Movie Guide: March 26-28

What do you want to watch movie-wise this weekend without leaving the comfort of your warm and snuggly home? Here’s a short list of movies On Demand and others you can watch free online. ON DEMAND FROM COMCAST: Watch Sandy’s Finest Hour: The Blind Side Sandra Bullock’s going through some personal turmoil right now, but […]

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On Demand: Twilight: New Moon, The Blind Side, Brothers, Mr. Fox

This weekend, The Twilight Saga: New Moon premiered on Comcast On Demand, and today three more high-profile films join the menu. There’s Sandra Bullock’s Oscar-winning performance in The Blind Side, as well as the stateside military drama Brothers and the Oscar-nominated animated film The Fantastic Mr. Fox. Take a closer look below. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Twilight-Saga%3A–New-Moon/151351/1308270312/New-Moon%3A-Volturi-Fight/embed 580 […]

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Opening Wide: Armored, Brothers, Transylmania

Here’s what’s showing up in theaters nationwide this weekend. Natalie Portman is caught between Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal in Brothers, Matt Dillon spearheads the heist thriller Armored, raunch is served in the monster movie spoof Transylmania and Robert De Niro is a struggling father in Everybody’s Fine. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Brothers-%28Remake%29/145681/1341838709/Brothers%3A-Smashing-Kitchen/embed 580 476] Brothers Buy tickets […]

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Limited Release: New York I Love You, Black Dynamite

Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. This week, there’s the much-ballyhooed star-studded series of Big Apple stories simply entitled New York, I Love You, as well as the Sundance comedy hit Black Dynamite. Get a closer look […]

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Natalie Portman Admits She’s Cut Herself

Natalie Portman has a huge lineup of work on her docket, including writing and directing a vignette and starring in another one for the ensemble project New York, I Love You, as well as her first comedy in Your Highness, a Darren Aronofsky project called Black Swan and the big-time Marvel super-hero movie Thor, not […]

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Bravo Gambles on ‘Top Chef: Las Vegas’

‘Top Chef: Las Vegas‘ is coming to a kitchen near you soon. Bravo’s only other non ‘Real Housewives‘ related hit gets a premiere date: Wednesday, August 26th, at 9 p.m./ET. And the 17 new contenders for the title of ‘Top Chef’ have been revealed. Meet the Chefs Here. Coincidentally, Bravo’s former marquee series, ‘Project Runway,’ […]

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