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.
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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.
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?
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.
How is it that writing about sex with men or women in non fiction is viewed as salacious? Tacky? Naughty?
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.
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 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 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.
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.
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?"
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's legendary gold crown for womanizing is about to get some added polish, with this week's publication of his authorized biography, Star:...
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.
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...
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.
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, whose 1970 conspiracy thriller, "The Parallax View," later made into a movie starring Warren Beatty, was one of the first novels to offe...
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...
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.
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.
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.
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 accumulated her share of bedtime stories before meeting her current beau and Israel travel buddy, 22-year-old Brazilian model Jesus Luz. Which...
In the wake of the revered Walter Cronkite's passing, I've attempted to isolate the ten best movies about journalism.
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