6 ways 'Franklin & Bash' ignored Hollywood standards for TV sitcoms
Actress Dana Davis arrives at the World Premiere of Screen Gems' 'Prom Night' at the Cinerama Dome on April 9, 2008 in Los Angeles. TNT's "Franklin & Bash" has been a hit since 2011, but it's skipped the radar of some regardless of how entertaining the show is.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Barbara Streisand through the yearsBarbara Streisand through the...
Hollywood, UNITED STATES: In this 1969 photo, US actor John Wayne accepts his Best Actor Oscar from US singer and actress Barbara Streisand. Barbara Streisand through the years Hollywood, UNITED STATES: In this 1969 photo, US actor John Wayne accepts his Best Actor Oscar from US singer and actress Barbara Streisand.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Flicker's Mack Sennett, Chaplin-Mutual sets top vintage home video releases
It's no exaggeration to say Flicker Alley's recently issued 3-disc Blu-ray set, "The Mack Sennett Collection: Volume One," is likely the most highly prized vintage film release of the year. Some of the comedy pioneer's best work is represented here by fully restored versions of 50 films dating from 1909-1933, reconstructed and remastered from 35mm negs and archival materials in public and private collections.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Beoga, Tuesday Night Flicks, Mariachi Divas, an Irish Christmas and...
Napa Valley Opera House has announced its September-October 2014 lineup. Scroll down for details! All tickets for NVOH presents can be purchased at www.citywinery.com/napa .
The Star Online
Mel Brooks fingers joke at Hollywood hand ceremony
Director and actor Mel Brooks makes his handprints during his Hand and Footprint Ceremony on the 40th anniversary of his movie "Young Frankenstein'' in front of the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California on September 8, 2014. - AFP PHOTO LOS ANGELES: Veteran funnyman Mel Brooks sank his hand and foot prints into the cement outside Hollywood's famed Chinese Theatre on Monday - and couldn't help adding a little extra detail for a laugh.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Lorna Landvik's latest book set at Hollywood's Peyton Hall
Lorna Landvik hams it up in this photo taken when she lived at Peyton Hall. The Hollywood Boulevard apartment building movie stars made famous is also the setting for Landvik's new novel, "Best to Laugh."
Fri Sep 05, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
With one look at the fall theater season, a few special shows are generating anticipation
"With one look, I'll ignite a blaze I'll return to my glory days." Norma Desmond, singing With One Look in Sunset Boulevard With one look at the 2014-15 theater season, anticipation mounts.
Jim Hill Media.com
Blog Post: Walking around Walt 's backyard high in the Hollywood Hills at Disney's Woking Way house
For those of you who don't know this genuinely historic place, it's the barn-looking building on North Highland that sits right across the street from the Hollywood Bowl. And the reason that the Hollywood Heritage Museum looks like a barn is that -- back in December of 1913 -- it really was a barn.
'The Last of Robin Hood' review: True-life tale of Errol Flynn's scandalous affair with a...
'The Last of Robin Hood' review: True-life tale of Errol Flynn's scandalous affair with a 15-year-old crashes and burns Dakota Fanning as Beverly Aadland and Kevin Kline as Errol Flynn in "The Last of Robin Hood." Kevin Kline seems like he was born to play Errol Flynn.
The Globe and Mail
Red carpet idols: Why we care what celebrities wear
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of the "Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations" exhibition in New York May 7, 2012. Actress Gwyneth Paltrow arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of the "Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations" exhibition in New York May 7, 2012.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
MFA looks back at Hollywood fashion
During the 1930s and '40s, Hollywood used fashion to create images for the stars that were as unforgettable as the movies themselves. The Museum of Fine Arts will look at the drama - both on and off screen - in its new exhibition, "Hollywood Glamour: Fashion and Jewelry From the Silver Screen," which opens Sept.
The Star Online
Comet Over Hollywood: 'Beginning of a beautiful friendship'
My home is decorated with film posters, I wear clothes from the 1950s and I can easily watch 10 movies in one weekend all because of my passion for film made before 1968.
The rise and fall of Vampira, dark goddess of horror
Dig Me, Vampira was like nothing that had yet appeared in television's brief existence.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Doyle New York to auction El Morocco: The John Perona Collection on September 16
Doyle New York will hold an auction of El Morocco: The John Perona Collection on Tuesday, September 16 at 10am.
Hollywood hacking scandal may be tipping point
The hacking of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities is only the latest in a long and lurid line of violations of Hollywood privacy dating back to the earliest days of the movies.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
TCM's Silent Sundays come back with a Erich von Stroheim film and three others
Most of the feature-length films made by Hollywood during the golden age of silent movies have been lost forever, according to a new study by the US Library of Congress.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
PR :: Last Passenger on Blu-ray & DVD Sep 9
Dougray Scott stars as a London doctor and single dad on his way home one night on the high-speed train with his son.
Community steps up to rescue historic club from bankruptcy
The Woman's Club of Hollywood's school for girls served Jean Harlow and the children of Cecil B. DeMille.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Planning Report
LA Conservancy Recognizes Exceptional LA County Preservation Projects
LA Conservancy's 2014 Preservation Awards, presented in July, honored nine exceptional projects in Los Angeles County.
Venice: Peter Bogdanovich Brings Screwball Comedy 'She's...
Thirty-two years after They All Laughed opened the Venice Film Fesitval , Peter Bogdanovich is back on the Lido with screwball comedy She's Funny That Way .