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Why I'm Supporting President Obama

Robert Redford | Posted 12.19.2012 | Green
Robert Redford

We simply can't let Mitt Romney buy the keys to the White House and let the special interests write our nation's energy plan behind closed doors. He'd roll back every step of progress we've made -- not just in the last four years, but the last 40 years.

Publicist To The Stars Dies

AP | Posted 12.07.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — A longtime New York City publicist who worked with celebrities including Marilyn Monroe, Robert Redford and Martin Scorsese has died...

The Abu Dhabi Film Festival: Where Cinematic Dreams Do Come True

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 12.03.2012 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Fall is my favorite time of year, because it's when great film festivals begin blooming in the Arabian Gulf, just as autumn leaves drop off trees across Europe and the US.

Review: Little Birds Never Soars High

Zach Udko | Posted 10.31.2012 | Entertainment
Zach Udko

Set in California's forgotten Salton Sea, writer-director Elgin James' debut follows 15 year-old Lily (Juno Temple) and her best friend Alison (Kay Panabaker) as they attempt to flee their impoverished community and build a nest in Los Angeles with a group of runaway squatters.

WATCH: Robert Redford Is An Enemy Of The State In 'The Company You Keep'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.30.2012 | Entertainment

"The Company You Keep" doesn't have an official U.S. release date just yet, but with an amazing cast and crew and a pair of high-profile festival bows...

Lucas Kavner

Sundance Director Fights His Violent Past

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 08.29.2012 | Arts

On Tuesday Elgin James sat in a plush room in his publicist's office, filled with Nintendo Wii systems, controllers and a Kirby pillow. It seemed like...

In an Era of Franchises and Tentpoles, Tony Scott Made *Movies*

Scott Mendelson | Posted 10.21.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

In a time when mainstream Hollywood seemed to make nothing other than franchises and fantasy tentpoles, Tony Scott continued churning out high-quality star-driven genre fare for adults. He is gone now, but his unexpectedly important legacy is not forgotten.

What Made This Successful Assistant Director Walk Away From Hollywood?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.22.2012 | Fifty

David McGiffert's name has been on the credit rolls of some of Hollywood's best-known films: "Rainman," "Tootsie," and all the "Back to the Future" mo...

Stop Public Handouts to Oil, Gas and Coal Companies, Now

Robert Redford | Posted 08.18.2012 | Green
Robert Redford

We should not be subsidizing the destruction of our planet. Fossil fuels are literally cooking our planet, polluting our air and draining our wallets. Why should we continue to reward companies to do that?

How Do They Get Those Stars?

Aubree Eliza Weaver | Posted 07.08.2012 | College
Aubree Eliza Weaver

I've begun to question the process that goes into getting your name embedded in the sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street.

The New Environmentalists: Grassroots Activists Fight for Justice

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

The New Environmentalists is shown nationally on PBS and the Sundance Channel and foreign television. It's not only to create awareness about the Goldman Environmental Prize winners' work, but to inspire others to do the same.

WATCH: Robert Redford's Surprising Response To Betty White

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Actress Betty White sits down with her co-stars from the TV Land show "Hot In Cleveland" and Access Hollywood, but gets a surprising response from act...

24 Hours to Stop the Pipeline - Be the Solution

Robert Redford | Posted 04.14.2012 | Green
Robert Redford

This dirty, dangerous tar sands pipeline is not in the national interest. It's that simple. And the United States Senate, officials of both parties, need to hear that message loud and clear and fast.

Sundance Beats American Negativity

Jonathan Littman | Posted 04.01.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Littman

Last week I was flown to the Sundance Film Festival to offer my thoughts on a documentary and discovered anew what I love about America. Robert Redf...

The Slamdance Film Festival Turns 18: Talking With Co-Founder Dan Mirvish on the State of the Indie

Terry Keefe | Posted 03.21.2012 | Entertainment
Terry Keefe

Although the recession certainly cut back on the acquisitions budgets of independent film distributors, Mirvish believes that Park City will see a lot of film-buying activity shortly.

Iconic Star Actor Smacks Mitt Romney, Conservatives In Sundance Speech

Posted 03.21.2012 | Entertainment

Robert Redford has become well known for his political activism on behalf of the environment (including as a HuffPost blogger), but in his speech at t...

PHOTOS: You Won't Guess Which Celebs Married Into The Art World

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

You've probably heard by now that Hollywood's bad-girl-turned-good Drew Barrymore and her dreamy art consultant boyfriend Will Kopelman are now engage...

Danny Thomas at 100... and Today's Celebrity Dreamers

Marlo Thomas | Posted 03.07.2012 | Women
Marlo Thomas

Today my father, Danny Thomas, would have been 100 years old. But this is a special year, one that requires not just looking back but looking forward, as well. Because, fate being as clever as it always is, this year is also the 50th anniversary of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Actor's Actor: A Birthday Salute to Robert Duvall

John Farr | Posted 05.10.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Duvall can look back with pride on a rich and colorful life, and his contributions to film should never be underestimated, as the following ten titles demonstrate.

Robert Redford Endorses

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

As the 2012 elections loom, both parties are starting to pour resources into congressional and gubernatorial races across the country. While Republica...

Join Robert Redford in Supporting ProPublica

ProPublica | Posted 01.30.2012 | Media
ProPublica

Robert Redford is a noted civic activist, social entrepreneur and film maker. But he remains best known as an actor -- and to those in our business, investigative reporting, especially so for his role in All the President's Men.

PHOTOS: The Top 20 Legendary Post50 Men

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 11.13.2011 | Fifty

We brought you our picks for The Top 20 Legendary Females -- now it's time for those XY chromosomes! All candidates for the list actively participa...

WATCH: Robert Redford Thanks Obama For 'Standing Up To Big Oil'

Posted 01.12.2012 | Green

Actor and Natural Resources Defense Council trustee Robert Redford has thanked President Obama for "standing up to Big Oil," showing leadership and co...

WATCH: Robert Redford: 'The Keystone XL Is A Bad Idea'

Posted 12.24.2011 | Green

Last week, actor Robert Redford joined the list of celebrities and activists who are urging President Obama and the State Department to prevent the co...

As He Turns 75, Thoughts on the Legacy of Robert Redford

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I saw no mention of Robert Redford's birthday amongst all the pop dreck that seems to capture people's attention these days. I am going to attempt a tribute of sorts, as I can think of few people in the entertainment field more deserving.