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Not All Glitz and Glam: The Movies That Moved Me in 2013

Antonia Cereijido | Posted 03.02.2014 | College
Antonia Cereijido

All the films I've mentioned deal with the idea of projection. The characters ask themselves: What kind of image am I projecting? How do people see me?

Matthew Jacobs

17 Best Movie Moments Of 2013 | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.23.2013 | Entertainment

From the breathtaking 17-minute opening of "Gravity" to the uplifting "Let It Go" sequence from "Frozen," 2013 came with an abundance of unforgettable...

You're Going To Want To Get To Know Taissa Farmiga ...

Posted 10.11.2013 | Celebrity

"American Horror Story" fans will have undoubtedly already encountered the magnetic stage presence of Taissa Farmiga. For those of you who haven't, no...

Why Emma Watson Almost Quit Acting

Posted 08.02.2013 | Entertainment

Emma Watson has spent much of her post-"Harry Potter" comeback discussing her doubts about returning to acting. Now, in a new interview with Entertain...

Madeline Boardman

Real Bling Ring Member On What The Movie Got Wrong | Madeline Boardman | Posted 07.11.2013 | Entertainment

In 2009, a group of high school students made national headlines after they were arrested for breaking into the homes of celebrities like Lindsay Loha...

10 Alternatives To Summer Blockbusters

Posted 07.04.2013 | Entertainment

Planning to see a movie over the long weekend but tired at the mere thought of sitting through bloated summer blockbusters like "The Lone Ranger," "Wo...

Emma Watson Made A Tumblr To Get Into Character For 'The Bling Ring'

Posted 07.05.2013 | Entertainment

Emma Watson might be a huge movie star, but she's not your typical Hollywood starlet -- and she has nothing in common with the materialistic and fame-...

The Bling Ring: Extreme Shopping

Tracey Harnish | Posted 09.01.2013 | Arts
Tracey Harnish

If the characters from Less Than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis, weren't rich and grew up in the San Fernando Valley, they might have been the characters in The Bling Ring, the new film directed by Sofia Coppola.

What the Bling Ring Asks: Do We Think We're Celebrities?

Rainesford Alexandra | Posted 08.25.2013 | Celebrity
Rainesford Alexandra

I would argue back that the standard for being a "celebrity" has sunk lower and lower, to the extent that our culture no longer idolizes celebrities; we act as if we are celebrities.

'Why Not Have A Laugh At Myself?'

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment

In Sofia Coppola's "The Bling Ring," Emma Watson plays Nicki, a character based on the real-life Bling Ring member and reality TV darling Alexis Neier...

The Best Thing in Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring: Perfume

Henriette Lazaridis | Posted 08.24.2013 | Entertainment
Henriette Lazaridis

In The Bling Ring, we have neither a writer's description, nor an actual perfumer's smell to tell us what it smells like as Rebecca stands in Lindsay Lohan's bedroom.

Summer Movie Women Finally Get Some Respect

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 06.20.2013 | Women

Summer blockbusters are notoriously guy-centric, and this summer is no exception, as movie-goers can witness men (both superhuman and not) team up and...

10 Celebrities We'd Like To Steal From

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 06.19.2013 | Celebrity

"The Bling Ring," Sofia Coppola's much-buzzed-about flick currently in theaters, follows the true story of a group of teens who burglarized the homes ...

Relive 'Pretty Wild'

Posted 06.19.2013 | TV

"Pretty Wild" is returning to E! in celebration of "The Bling Ring." The network will air a marathon of the 2010 reality series that followed Alex...

Hit and Myth: The Bling Ring and Free Samples

Laura Shamas, Ph.D. | Posted 08.18.2013 | Entertainment
Laura Shamas, Ph.D.

Two new films comment on issues of youth, identity and a mythological Los Angeles, where hopes and dreams are sorted, destroyed, or sometimes ironically realized by those who are infamous, photogenic, and troubled.

The Bling Ring: The Age of ME

Katherine Brodsky | Posted 08.17.2013 | Entertainment
Katherine Brodsky

"The Bling Ring," also known as the "Hollywood Hills Burglars," was a group of mostly of teenagers who burglarized the homes of celebrities such as Paris Hilton, Orlando Bloom, Megan Fox, Lindsey Lohen, and others.

'I'm So Glad I Didn't Pick Up'

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 06.17.2013 | Entertainment

When Vanity Fair editor Nancy Jo Sales told the story of the largest robbery ring in Hollywood history -- now in theaters as Sofia Coppola's "The Blin...

PHOTOS: 'The Bling Ring' And Other Unforgettable Fashion Heists, Robberies, and Crimes!

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 06.14.2013 | Style

Imagine hanging out in Miranda Kerr's house. How about Paris Hilton's? Or Rachel Bilson's? Well, in "The Bling Ring," the much-anticipated Sofia Coppo...

'The Bling Ring,' And What It Says About What's Wrong With Us

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 07.18.2013 | Entertainment

The opening scene reads like a fairy tale: two robbers enter Paris Hilton's castle-shaped estate (she's out, but leaves her key handily under the mat)...

PHOTOS: The Strangest Thing In Paris' Home

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 06.13.2013 | HuffPost Home

Paris Hilton's Beverly Hills home was one of many celebrity abodes that were broken into by a group known as "The Bling Ring." With a new movie out ab...

'The Bling Ring' Is Missing An Immigrant

Colorlines | Posted 06.13.2013 | Latino Voices

Last year Diana Tamayo became one of six people charged in thefts involving more than $3 million in stolen goods from the homes of young Hollywood cel...

The Bling Ring: A Home Invasion Horror-Comedy

Brian Formo | Posted 08.13.2013 | Entertainment
Brian Formo

It'll be interesting to see how Sofia Coppola's new film, The Bling Ring, is viewed in a decade. The true events of the film -- a group of teens easily trespassing and stealing from celebrities that took place over a ten-month period in 2009 to 2010 -- already feels a little dated.

Movie Review: The Bling Ring

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.13.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Imitation is supposed to be the sincerest form of flattery. But what if you want to imitate someone so badly that you're willing to steal from them? Where does that fall on the sincerity meter?

Christopher Rosen

'The Bling Ring' Cast Broke Into Houses For Research | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.13.2013 | Entertainment

Based on their social media personas, Katie Chang and Israel Broussard are just like most other 18 year olds. They post photos of food, offer shout-ou...

An Important Update On Paris Hilton's Album

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.12.2013 | Entertainment

Paris Hilton's been busy working since signing with Cash Money Records. The enterprising socialite, and the real-life target of the thefts "The Bling ...