*Previous "We'd Like to Help the Academy" columns
Perceived reality has a habit of becoming actual reality when it comes to the Academy Awards. It was with that in mind that we decided to funnel whatever influence we may have into "We'd Like to Help the Academy," an online column launched ... More >>
Nicole CamposHe's Wol-ver-iiiiiine!Part of the attraction of Comic-Con is never knowing when a celeb is going to turn up. Sure, you know they'll be in the big panels in Hall H or Ballroom 20, and occasionally you'll get lucky and bump into one on the exhibit hall floor. Sometimes, though, you ... More >>
Men are strange creatures. We create something long and hard -- like, say, The King's Speech -- and we want everyone to see it.
This applies to photos of one's penis, of course. And the joke is that women would much rather see a picture of your bank account. But seriously, men are so clueles ... More >>
Having pushed a bevy of buttons back in the late '80s, earning himself fame, fortune and fans, all of which came at a price, the self-proclaimed 'World's Biggest Con Artist' is back and coming to a theater near you, whether you like it or not. Directed by Michael Sladek, Con Artist reveals an intima ... More >>
Thanks to Charlie Sheen, #tigerblood isn't just a Twitter meme, it's a condiment.
@charliesheenAround 2 p.m. today, the former "Two and a Half Men" star rolled into Sherman Oaks hot dog stand The Infield, where he Tweeted about the daily deal: The Charlie Dog, a $5 hot dog served wi ... More >>
Beverly Hills HotelFrom left to right: the Sleepyhead, Woody to the Rescue, Status Update.
In honor of the films nominated for Best Picture Oscars, the Beverly Hills Hotel's Beverage Manager Anthony Santiago and Beverage Supervisor Robert Rouleau have created an Oscar-themed cocktail menu at ... More >>
Guzzle & NoshNatalie Portman Kyochon chicken bones
Subsequent to the Golden Globes and SAG awards, with Oscar season in full swing, we've seen both good and bad films this year. With few exceptions though, movie theater food remains as uniformly vile as ever: Styrofoam packing chips douse ... More >>
Evil Ballerina Natalie Portman wants you to Rush for AFI Tickets
This week's big local film story is the launch of AFI Fest 2010, which begins tonight with a gala screening of the naked Anne Hathaway movie Love and Other Drugs, and will screen over 60 features over the next seven days, inclu ... More >>