Just as accountants get swamped at tax time, I've noticed a severe spike in my creative patients' career anxieties during this annual frenzy of award nominations.
The simple stroking of a dog or cat has been proven to lower heart rate, decrease stress and anxiety, and lower respiratory rate and blood pressure.
In Revolutionary Road, audiences see the destruction of a relationship never really fated to be, somewhat thrown together by expectations they have for each other but are never realized.
Waltz with Bashir, an autobiographical "animated documentary" from Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman, offers a sobering reminder of Israel's current, brutal military offensive in Gaza.
Several scenes in The Wrestler look as if Aronofsky just needed Emotion X and Rourke was instructed to deliver. Cut. Print. Let's wrap for the day.
Last night, broke routine and watched the Golden Globes pre-show, and I swear by the time the actual show started, i was so annoyed that I nearly threw a shoe at my TV.
Last fall we brought you coverage of the 2008 Emmy Award Gifting Suites. A new year means more award shows, which means more swag suites, which means more free stuff for stars to collect.
Folman: This was always meant to be animated film -- in my imagination the characters were drawn -- there was no other way to do it.
Back in the 1970s, I used to love going to The Golden Globs. Lucille Ball and I would get wildly drunk together, and Lucy would heckle the winners, while I fondled their Globs.
Slumdog Millionaire and HBO lead the way at the Golden Globes last night. Danny Boyle's film about a game show conte...
If Tina Fey wins a Nobel Prize in Physics, will that make people start watching 30 Rock? Possible answer: Maybe?
One of the benefits of the success of Slumdog Millionaire is that it is raising awareness of the plight of children who live in poverty. Personally, I...
Sean Penn nails it in Milk (even the Queens accent, which I can personally attest to as a Sunnyside resident). The movie is nearly flawless. It puts most biopics to shame.
For Beverly Hills residents Measure H will be on the November ballot. Neighbor is pitted against neighbor as they struggle with how to pull the lever on this high-stakes issue.
Best Self-Conscious Schlock: Grindhouse -- One of the more hyped movies of the year became one of its bigger flops, but it was also about as much fun as you can have at the movies for 10 bucks.
I'm going to leap into the breach and anoint my own damn winners. Just try and stop me, America.