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The Awards Will Not Be Televised: Brad Pitt at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.12.2012 | New York
Regina Weinreich

The crowds outside Crimson, the club where the New York Film Critics Circle held their awards, were six deep, calm in the cold behind velvet ropes, hoping to get a glimpse.

The Artist, Warrior, M:I, & Moneyball Top My "20" and "11" of 2011

Jon Chattman | Posted 02.29.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

I realize 'tis the season for everyone and their brother to release their "best of" lists so I'm throwing in a twist... here are my top 20 moments in film this year followed by my top 11 favorites.

Jane Fonda To Play Cable News Network CEO in Aaron Sorkin's HBO Drama

Posted 12.15.2011 | TV

It's been announced that Jane Fonda has signed on for a recurring role in Aaron Sorkin's new HBO drama series. The as-yet-untitled project is set at a...

Why the Sublime Schtick of Sid Caesar Still Matters

Aaron Sorkin | Posted 02.12.2012 | TV
Aaron Sorkin

I hope as the Huffington Post launches its coverage of television they remember that at any given hour in the day, there are about 600 choices of what to watch. 599 of them will be bad -- one of them will be Sid Caesar.

Aaron Sorkin's HBO Series Gets Official Name

Posted 12.06.2011 | Media

Aaron Sorkin's HBO series about a cable news show got its official name on Monday. TVNewser reported that the series, which operated under the working...

Oscar Winner Considering Steve Jobs Movie

Posted 01.22.2012 | Entertainment

If you're looking for a screenwriter to pen the story of a brilliant, independent thinking, challenge-the-system dreamer who changed his industry, the...

Major Oscar Winner For Steve Jobs Movie?

Posted 12.25.2011 | Entertainment

Aaron Sorkin's last two films have been adaptations of books about a game changing tech mogul and a dynamic personality who wasn't afraid to think dif...

ReThink Review: Moneyball -- Hate Baseball? No Problem!

Jonathan Kim | Posted 11.27.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Moneyball is about baseball. But it is about baseball about as much as The Social Network is about building a website -- not very much. And as someone who doesn't like baseball, I absolutely loved it.

Nicki Gostin

Jonah Hill: Raking In The 'Money,' Living With Parents | Nicki Gostin | Posted 11.23.2011 | Celebrity

Jonah Hill may be a full-fledged movie star now that he's shared the screen with Brad Pitt -- and held is own -- but that doesn't mean he's too cool t...

Review: Moneyball

Scott Mendelson | Posted 11.21.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Moneyball is undoubtedly a success. It's a darn good movie about an interesting subject that honors its subject matter without inflating its importance. It's not a grand-slam home-run hitter, but it does reliably get on base.

Movie Review: Moneyball

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.19.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Michael Lewis' book, Moneyball, was a sports thriller disguised as a nonfiction volume about statistics wonks. And Bennett Miller's film of Thomas' bo...

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Tuesday 9.13.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.14.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

My hunch about skipping the opening weekend of this year's Toronto International Film Festival has paid off, in more ways than one. Mostly, however, ...

Aaron Sorkin's Cable News Show Ordered By HBO

Posted 11.08.2011 | Entertainment

Aaron Sorkin's TV pilot about a cable news network has been picked up for series by HBO, starting with an initial 10-episode run. Once working unde...

Kennedy Granddaughter Gets Her Starring Break In Hollywood

Posted 09.04.2011 | Entertainment

Aaron Sorkin has tackled the news business in "Sports Night," and he's tackled newsmakers, in "The West Wing." Now, he's combining the two, and alread...

Facebook: Between the Daredevil and the Deep Blue Sea

Cedric Perrier | Posted 08.23.2011 | Technology
Cedric Perrier

Akin to walking into Starbucks only to have your barista ask you whether you'd like breast milk in your latte, Facebook seems intent on taking things further than most of us want to go -- particularly privacy-wise.

Aaron Sorkin Quits Facebook

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 08.22.2011 | Technology

Screenwriter and producer Aaron Sorkin has quit Facebook, he revealed today at the Cannes Lions Festival in France. The writer of Facebook movie "T...

Monday Madness: Chatting with Rob Zombie, Danny Elfman, Devo's Gerald Casale and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.22.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Mad About Mad Men: Will It Equal West Wing's Mark?

William Bradley | Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Mad Men matches these times much better than does West Wing, 2008's Bartlet-like politics of hope notwithstanding. It's just too bad that the mass audience eludes it.

WATCH: Aaron Sorkin Walks, Talks With Liz Lemon

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Remember in 2006, when Aaron Sorkin had probably never heard of Facebook, and Tina Fey was mostly known as the brainy girl who told jokes next to Jimm...

Oscar Night 2030

David D. Burstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David D. Burstein

Film matters. As a culture, we need good films, it's central to our way of life, our exchange of ideas, and our basic social interactions.

Napster Co-Founder Sean Parker: A Billion Dollars Isn't Cool

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Sean Parker, who was portrayed by Justin Timberlake in the Oscar-winning blockbuster, The Social Network, recently sat down for a one-on-one interview...

At the Oscars: Breaking Tradition on the Red Carpet

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Here is my red carpet experience captured on video. Will Aaron Sorkin finally join Facebook? How has induction in the Conan O'Brien Oscar-Winner F-bomb Hall of Fame stack yup to the Oscars?

Oscars 2011: The Triumph of Porky Pig

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Hello darlings, and welcome to my annual skewering of the Oscars show.

Live-blogging the 2011 Oscar telecast

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Marshall Fine

8:39PM EST Off to a good start with the hosts, James Franco and Anne Hathaway, inserted into scenes from several of the Oscar nominees, on an Incept...

The 2011 Academy Awards: It Gets a C-Plus at Best

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

You know the writers are in trouble when they have to rely upon Hathaway's mother and Franco's grandmother to help out in the audience. All in all the show was mediocre, but not a disaster.