iOS app Android app

August Osage County

Body Of Missing Actress Misty Upham May Have Been Found

AP | Posted 10.17.2014 | Entertainment

SEATTLE (AP) — Police in the Seattle suburb of Auburn said Thursday that they believe they have found the body of missing actress Misty Upham, known...

Meryl Streep: The Giver of Fantastic Performances

Prasanna Ranganathan | Posted 10.12.2014 | Celebrity
Prasanna Ranganathan

A genius at both comedy and drama, Meryl Streep as an actress is an "intuitive investigator" of the human condition: insightful, powerful, and awe-inspiringly versatile. Here I present my five favorite Meryl Streep performances, in no particular order.

Harvey Weinstein Says He Made Wrong Call On 'August: Osage County'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.20.2014 | Entertainment

Despite a wave of advanced hype and its Tony Award-winning pedigree, "August: Osage County" wound up being the awards contender that didn't contend: t...

Meryl Streep Deserves to Win Her Fourth Oscar

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

In a perfect world Meryl Streep would win her fourth Academy Award for ‎"August: Osage County." If the Oscars were awarded for pure performance, I don't see how she could not win.

Will Sunday's SAG Awards Mirror The Oscars?

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Oscar tea-leaf reading doesn't get any better than at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. When the 20th annual SAG Awards get underway Saturday night at ...

On August: Osage County

Clive Davis | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment
Clive Davis

Rather than shrug it off as another expected Streep tour de force, marvel at the ability of this remarkable actress to touch you and affect your emotions like no one else.

Why Julia Roberts Is Not A Fan Of Twitter

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

Lots of celebrities are active on Twitter, but Julia Roberts isn't one of them -- and she doesn't plan on joining the online community anytime soon. ...

August: Osage County. Why Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts Are Like Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant

Tony Potts | Posted 03.12.2014 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

Don't get me wrong. It's funny here and there. Funny as in this situation is so absurd/awkward it's funny. Funny as in biting humor with razor sharp teeth laced with tabasco sauce. And I love tabasco sauce.

Wake Me After Awards Season

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.12.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Awards season is a phrase that makes it sound as though everyone is armed with shotguns, combing an empty cornfield in hopes of flushing statuettes ...

Popcorn Preview: August: Osage County

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

August: Osage County (2013) Cast includes: Meryl Streep (The Devil Wears Prada), Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), Chris Cooper (American Beauty), Ewan Mc...

Champagne, the Golden Globe Awards and Idiot Shenanigans

Tony Potts | Posted 03.05.2014 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

During my 20-plus years on TV, I've witnessed my fair share of industry shenanigans. But the movie ads touting Golden Globe Awards winners, even though the winners have yet to be handed out, fall under the "idiot shenanigan" category.

How Kings Of Leon Wound Up Writing 'Last Mile Home' For 'August: Osage County'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Kings of Leon is famously picky with what films and television shows feature the group's songs. That's part of the reason why it's so surprising to fi...

Here Are The 2014 Writers Guild Awards Nominees

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

The Writers Guild of America announced nominees for best original and adapted screenplays on Friday, providing a boost to awards contenders "August: O...

Julia Roberts Has Never Read 'The Hunger Games'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Julia Roberts, who in a previous interview segment released by MTV wouldn't rubber-stamp Jennifer Lawrence's membership in the club of America's Sweet...

The Singularity of August: Osage County

Annette Insdorf | Posted 03.04.2014 | Arts
Annette Insdorf

If one of the major themes of this year's film awards contenders is the "lone survivor," August: Osage County explores the opposite scenario: perhaps one feels most alone in a family that does cruel things in the name of love.

Christopher Rosen

What Really Happened With The Ending Of 'August: Osage County'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 12.30.2013 | Entertainment

The following piece contains spoilers about the end of "August: Osage County." When John Wells' adaptation of "August: Osage County" debuted at the...

Movie Review: August: Osage County

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.21.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

"Every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way," Tolstoy observed and he could have been talking about the Weston clan of August: Osage County, when he wrote that line to start Anna Karenina.

Meryl Streep Hurls Blistering Insults In 'August: Osage County'

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 12.21.2013 | Entertainment

Planning some extended family dinners over the holidays? Worried that folks might not get along, that festering tensions might surface, that people mi...

The Part Of 'August: Osage County' That Made Meryl Streep Black Out

Posted 12.19.2013 | Entertainment

"It's everything. It's like life. It's funny and it's terrifying." That's how Meryl Streep described her newest film, John Wells' adaptation of the Pu...

Christopher Rosen

John Wells Didn't Want To Screw Up 'August: Osage County'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

John Wells made sure his adaptation of "August: Osage County" stayed faithful to Tracy Letts' Pultizer Prize-winning text. "We counted, and there were...

Here Are A Bunch Of Photos Of Meryl Streep And Julia Roberts Being BFFs

Posted 12.18.2013 | Celebrity

Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts met on the set of "August: Osage County" and basically fell in love. The two worked on a physically difficult scene, in...

Mike Ryan

Dermot Mulroney Explains Why He's Not Dylan McDermott

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.18.2013 | Entertainment

Dermot Mulroney doesn't exactly shy away from any claims that he steals a few scenes in "August: Osage County," Tracy Letts' Pulitzer Prize-winning pl...

Meryl and Julia are Great, But, That Ensemble in August: Osage County!

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.14.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Never one to miss a quip, Harvey Weinstein introduced the movie August: Osage County at its Zeigfeld premiere, noting Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts w...

Live from the Dubai International Film Festival: Thursday, Dec. 12

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.11.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A film festival is one of the few places where you can take a trip around the world in the course of a day, without ever leaving a mall multiplex. ...

Live from the Dubai International Film Festival: Tuesday, Dec. 10

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.09.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Having worked with the Dubai International Film Festival since its inception in 2004 - and as its managing director since 2006 - Shivani Pandya has ...