Normally, reviews and mentions of a movie are embargoed by the film studio until a few days before the opening, but in the case of The Dark Night Rises, participating press have been warned by Warner Brothers to not tweet, review, or mention the film in any way until opening day (July 20)! There is ... More >>
Acerbic wit Fran Lebowitz is the star of Public Speaking, the Martin Scorsese-directed documentary about her invariably funny take on things, which will debut Monday on HBO. It's a terrifically entertaining romp, and Fran even manages to almost sort of finally seem to come out as a lesbian a ... More >>
Who ever thought that little Leonardo DiCaprio from Growing Pains would emerge as one of the most sought-after actors of his generation? After showing enough quirk appeal to get an Oscar nomination with What's Eating Gilbert Grape?, he developed into heartthrob material, almost making us bel ... More >>
Why won't you DIE?
Brown BrothersThe Queen of EtiquetteThis is my Emily post, which is not to be confused with the dear, departed queen of etiquette Emily Post. So throw away all table manners and tell me in plain language who's your favorite Emily: Emily Blunt, the talented actress from Young Victoria and Th ... More >>
It's never too soon to get a jumpstart on the Razzies and declare the most rotten flicks of the year. Seeing as these months are often a dumping ground for Hollywood oil spills, the choices and rich and varied: *Shutter Island. "Let me out!" I yelped after an hour of this gloomy torture. It ... More >>
Stuck in the asylum with the good kind of insane