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The phrase sword-and-sandal used to evoke vaguely homoerotic visions of old-timey masculinity, back when Spartacus roamed the screen.
As a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and an Oscar-nominated screenwriter for Steven Spielberg's " Lincoln ," Tony Kushner knows a thing or two when it comes to writing about historical figures.
In celebration of her illustrious career spanning Revolutionary Road, The Reader and that Titanic film director James Cameron and one-time co-star Kathy Bates will unveil the accolade in the presence of the Oscar-winning actress.
The beard. The mustache. The thick-rimmed glasses. There's something about Jeff Goldblum's look in "The Grand Budapest Hotel" that says Sigmund Freud, that says Luigi Pirandello.
Irish actor Stephen Rea will be reading the "Cyclops" section of the James Joyce novel "Ulysses" at Fairfield University's Quick Center on Wednesday, March 19. Photo: Contributed Photo The Oscar-nominated star of "The Crying Game" - Stephen Rea - will read from James Joyce's "Ulysses" at Fairfield University's Quick Center on Wednesday, March 19.
The Old Globe today announced it will present two Shakespeare-themed events. On Monday, April 28 at 7:00 p.m., Tony Award winner Roger Rees will return to the Globe for a one-night-only engagement of What You Will, his hysterical 90-minute gallop through the world of Shakespeare.
Today is the anniversary of Lorraine Hansberry's drama, A Raisin in the Sun , which opened at the Barrymore Theatre in New York City on March 11th, 1959.
"The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize," says the Oscar-winner Olympia Dukakis in the film Steel Magnolias .
RRsat Europe was recently tasked with the restoration of a trio of films that form part of British cinema history, the Vivien Leigh Collection .
Amplify has acquired all US rights to director A.J. Edwards' stunning vision of Abraham Lincoln's childhood, THE BETTER ANGELS.
Diogo Morgado as Jesus in a scene from "Son of God." Those who study religion as portrayed in popular culture note that depicting Jesus on the screen has always been a tricky business, one that balances weighty theological concerns with more earthly ones, like how to best sell movie tickets? In this Oct. 8, 1972 file photo, producer-director Norman ... (more)
Kate Winslet is to be honoured with the 2,520th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her big induction looks set to be a Titanic affair.
Next week it will be 50 years since Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor married.
Tonight on ABC is the season premiere of their highly anticipated new show called, RESURRECTION .
While exposing police corruption and earning a Pulitzer Prize, Philadelphia Daily News reporters Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker encountered dozens of unforgettable characters.