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Pundits, Bloggers, Activist Leaders Thinking of Running for High Office? Think Again

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

Aside from new friends on the far right, poor Mickey Kaus is getting less attention as a supposed candidate for the U.S. Senate than he did as a writer.

Presidential Pictures: Top Movies About The Top Job

John Farr | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Given the sheer scale and complexity of the Presidency in modern times, it's no surprise that a host of great films have explored the nature of our country's highest office.

Warren Beatty Is Devastated About His Daughter and I Would Be Too!

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Stir

Why are Warren Beatty and his wife Annette Bening so upset that their 18-year-old daughter (for now), Kathlyn, is planning to get a sex change?

John C. Reilly Discusses New Film Cyrus, Singing, His Undies, and Jonah Hill

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

At the film's New York Premiere last week, I asked Reilly about "Cyrus," a mildly dark comedy co-starring Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei.

In Defense of Kiss and Tell: Why 'Loving Mailer' is a celebration of Kiss and Show

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Carole Mallory

How is it that writing about sex with men or women in non fiction is viewed as salacious? Tacky? Naughty?

Hollywood's Glorious Bad Boy: A Tribute to Dennis Hopper

John Farr | Posted 06.26.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Here then are eight outstanding films that trace the arc of Dennis Hopper's colorful legacy, and give us even more reason to celebrate the man.

The Ghost(s): Of Tony Blair, Roman Polanski, and A War on Terror

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Roman Polanski's The Ghost Writer is one of the best films I've seen in recent years. Yet it seems unlikely, at least in America, to break out beyond the art house hit status.

The Hard-Won Legacy of Gene Hackman

John Farr | Posted 06.26.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

The story of Gene Hackman, who quietly turned eighty just two months ago, is one of raw will and talent overcoming a host of limitations that would have defeated most people.

Iron Man's Post-Modern Howard Hughes Is Back and Confused

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Iron Man 2, entertaining as it is, and I like it, is a big missed opportunity. It could have been a lighter version of The Dark Knight, exploring deeper themes in a pop context with a more congenial cast. Instead, it's confused.

Soon-To-Be Classic Tales of Love

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Meredith C. Carroll

In the days leading up to Valentine's Day, several real-life romances have emerged as potential threats to the on-screen classics like Bogart and Bacall and Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown.

The SAG Awards: Inglourious Actours

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Introducing the Dead Actor's montage, Sigourney Weaver said: "We have lost so many uniquely talented people, among them a golden girl..." at which point Betty White stood up and screamed, "I'm dead?"

Missing The Mark On Warren Beatty

John Farr | Posted 06.28.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Why does the media who cover Warren Beatty's work assume the topic I care most about with regard to this highly accomplished figure is how many women he slept with? It's insulting, in a way, isn't it?

Warren Beatty Slept With Almost 13,000 Women

People | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Warren Beatty's legendary gold crown for womanizing is about to get some added polish, with this week's publication of his authorized biography, Star:...

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jerry Brown, Bill Clinton and That Crazy California Governorship

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

California's next governor is likely someone who's already won a landslide election as governor, albeit 30 years ago. That's Jerry Brown, who won his latest landslide for Attorney General in 2006.

January's Hottest Books: What's Coming This Month

The New York Times | MOTOKO RICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In publishing, January was once considered a quiet time after the hubbub of the holiday rush, but this year many publishing houses delayed some of the...

Chinatown's 35th Anniversary Edition and the Polanski Scandal

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

On the surface, it's a period detective picture. Beneath, it's much more. The film creates its own mesmerizing world through evocative music, costuming, and production design.

Where Is the Compassion for Men Who Get Saddled With Kids They Didn't Want?

Jill Brooke | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jill Brooke

Both Tom Brady and Peter Orszag's girlfriends made choices that their boyfriends clearly didn't support or prefer. Why are the women considered the source for compassion and not the men?

Loren Singer Dead: "Parallax View" Author Dies At 86

The New York Times | William Grimes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Loren Singer, whose 1970 conspiracy thriller, "The Parallax View," later made into a movie starring Warren Beatty, was one of the first novels to offe...

EXCLUSIVE: Warren Beatty's Attorney Denies Biskind Bio Is Authorized

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

In a statement to the Huffington Post, Warren Beatty's attorney, Bertram Fields, denies that Peter Biskind's new book, "Star: How Warren Beatty Seduce...

Still Crazy After All of These Years: An Interview With Carrie Fisher

Ashley Van Buren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ashley Van Buren

Carrie Fisher has been called a lot of things in her life: an actress; an author; a wife (twice); an alcoholic; bipolar; the Princess of Alderaan; and a product of Hollywood inbreeding.

The Common Threads of Avatar

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

With television series now generally at least as good as if not better than feature films, there are fewer reasons to drive to a theater. But you'll never see anything at home like Avatar.

Obama Briefly Profiled Before Boarding Air Force One

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

President Barack Obama was briefly detained and searched before boarding Air Force One yesterday in an incident that some critics are saying smacks of profiling.

The Centennial of Elia Kazan

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Today marks the centennial of director Elia Kazan's birth, and doubtless Hollywood will soon be giving us souped-up special editions of his finest film work, if they haven't already.

Madonna's Many Lovers: Who's The Hottest? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Madonna accumulated her share of bedtime stories before meeting her current beau and Israel travel buddy, 22-year-old Brazilian model Jesus Luz. Which...

The Ten Best Movies About Journalism by Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

In the wake of the revered Walter Cronkite's passing, I've attempted to isolate the ten best movies about journalism.