Streampix offers a selection of the best period pieces, as motion picture magic manages to recreate long-ago worlds—the costumes, details and setting—with the help of the latest technology has to offer.
Ever since the movies started talking, music has been an integral part of the film experience. Now that most every living room is equipped with state of the art high-def flat screens and surround sound , what better way to test out the limits of those speakers than with some choice titles from the Streampix […]
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — After a tumultuous week that saw the departure and replacement of the Oscar show’s host and producer, the film academy enjoyed a night of good vibes Saturday at its third annual Governors Awards. You might even say the force was with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. […]
By SANDY COHEN BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Vanessa Redgrave will be honored at the film academy’s first European tribute to an actor. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says it will honor Redgrave Sunday in London, where she is starring with James Earl Jones in the stage production of “Driving Miss Daisy.” Jones, […]
Comcast On Demand today premieres a trio of movies whose theatrical release dates were also on the same day, oddly enough. Amanda Seyfried’s Letters to Juliet, Queen Latifah’s Just Wright and Q’Orianka Kilcher’s Princess Ka’iulani. Also, if you’d like to learn more about how the U.S. economy sank so low, you can investigate the Jack […]
Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide this weekend, as well as some you can only find in selected cities. The epic medieval adventure Robin Hood finally charges into theaters, accompanied by a pair of romantic films of distinctly different flavors. One is Just Wright, set in the world of big-time basketball, and the other is […]
(AP) By MICHAEL KUCHWARA and HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK – Lynn Redgrave, an introspective and independent player in her family’s acting dynasty who became a 1960s sensation as the freethinking title character of “Georgy Girl” and later dramatized her troubled past in such one-woman stage performances “Shakespeare for My Father” and “Nightingale,” has died. She […]
Natasha Richardson, star of both the stage and screen, died yesterday at the far too young age of 45, with her husband Liam Neeson, her sons Michael and Daniel and her family gathered around her to bid their farewells at Lenox Hospital in New York. Tonight, Broadway’s lights will be dimmed in her memory. Richardson […]