The Denton Black Film Festival wrapped up Sunday with a passionate tribute to gospel music and attendance more than double last year’s.
LOS ANGELES — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared.
When Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam was announced in early 2015 for the Nintendo 3DS, we were all left just a little bit confused.
NEW YORK — Tony Bennett really belongs in a different category at this year’s Grammy Awards than the one he’s dominated for the past quarter-century.
The Visual Arts Society of Texas opened its 10th annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition last week. During the opening reception, officials announced the winners of the juried exhibition. There were 15 prizes given, and winners were selected by the juror, John Marcucci.
HAVANA — The producers of Showtime’s dark comedy House of Lies had $3 million and a mission: Shoot the first episode of scripted American television in Cuba in more than half a century.
This week’s titles bring spooky thrills home for kiddos and films studios hoped would have Oscar voters salivating.
NEW YORK — Outsiders, the bare-knuckles new drama from WGN America, pits a tribe of off-the-grid hill people against “civilized” folk at the foot of the mountain who want to oust them to unearth a rich vein of coal just waiting to be mined once these long-entrenched squatters are evicted.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Refrain, karaoke lovers, from swooning the bar crowd with tales of discovering your homeroom angel is a centerfold.
PARK CITY, Utah — As the Sundance Film Festival kicked off on Thursday, founder Robert Redford weighed in on the controversy over the lack of diversity this year among Oscar nominees in acting categories.
Wouldn’t the Arctic be a great place to live? Don’t we all long for those infamous snowpocalypse days where you never have to de-robe and can binge-watch all those Netflix shows you’ve been meaning to catch up on?
PASADENA, Calif. — In the grandly silly tradition of Airplane! and The Naked Gun comes TV police show parody Angie Tribeca, which started as a husband and wife’s private joke.
PASADENA, Calif. — Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny say they learned to appreciate being known for The X-Files characters that made them sci-fi sex symbols more than 20 years ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — It was 15 years ago that Ben Stiller’s Derek Zoolander first unleashed his signature Blue Steel fashion face on an unsuspecting public, and a lot has changed.
LONDON — British actor Alan Rickman, a classically trained stage star and sensual screen villain in the Harry Potter saga and other films, has died. He was 69. Rickman’s family said that the actor died...
Two star-led tales of frontier survival triumphed at the 73rd annual Golden Globes, where Alejandro Inarritu’s bloody 1820s thriller The Revenant swept three of the top honors, and Ridley Scott’s stranded astronaut tale The Martian answered with a pair of its own.
Looking for an inspirational film to watch with your family? One capable of sharing beautiful life lessons of hope and courage? Consider Susie’s Hope, a Dove Foundation family-approved film.
PHILADELPHIA — Bill Cosby, a cultural icon who once stood among America’s most beloved figures, suffered the latest and most serious blow to his forever mixed legacy, as he walked slowly into a Pennsylvania courthouse holding a cane and answered to charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted a woman.
When the cold front headed to North Texas, we headed to sunny San Diego, where the December temperatures were between 55 and 73 degrees. San Diego, a city of 1.4 million people, sits on the coastline of the Pacific Ocean, so remember to set your watches back two hours to Pacific Time.
From a sweeping epic of survival and revenge to a heartbreaking portrait of a late musician, the best films of 2015 have brought screenplays to life with astounding care that still left room for stunning artistic expression.
Long before the anticipated release of Concussion, Sony Pictures was under fire for leaked emails which gave the impression parts of the movie would be softened by its December release to avoid upsetting the National Football League.
LOS ANGELES — To say that the force is strong with this one is an understatement. Star Wars: The Force Awakens brought in a galactic $238 million over the weekend, making it the biggest North American debut of all time, according to studio estimates on Sunday.
Southfork Ranch is known, of course, for being the home of the Ewing family from Dallas TV fame. But for three days in March, it will be the base for a celebration of Elvis Presley, who left the building — er, the planet — before anyone had even heard of J.R.
As year-end top-10 lists continue to roll in, the one album you’ll find near the top of each is Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly. It’s an ambitious, audacious album, to say the least, one that strives to push past the confines of hip-hop in its embrace of funk, soul, gospel and the genre often dubbed America’s classical music — jazz.