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Live from Toronto International Film Festival: Sunday, Sept.8

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It was an unfortunate case of quantity over quality during my first day at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. While I saw six films, there were only a couple I could heartily recommend.

From Errol Flynn to Ben Knight's Charming Trustin and Jason Gann's quirky Wilfred, the Charismatic Aussie Still Rules!

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment
Ashley Jude Collie

Ever since actor Errol Flynn heroically swashbuckled his way into movies like Captain Blood in the 1930s, Australian actors have charmed their way into American hearts.

Plotting Our Escape: Why Can't We Just Be Happy Where We Are?

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 11.04.2012 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

I have a friend who swears by the practice of mindful meditation. I decided to give it a try. After three breaths, I was lightheaded and nauseous. My mind raced, my thoughts jumbled. I heard a million tiny cymbals clashing together. I was out of control! I snapped out of it, resigned that mindfulness was simply out of my reach.

Boardners Celebrates 70 Years As Hollywood Boulevard's Classic Bar

Xaque Gruber | Posted 05.03.2012 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

In the shadows of Norma Desmond-era Hollywood, just 49 steps south of James Caan's star on the Walk of Fame, is a vestige of Tinseltown's long-vanished Golden Era bar scene.

Books You Hold in Your Hand

James A. Fragale | Posted 06.26.2012 | Books
James A. Fragale

While he was bartending a Hollywood party, Lucille Ball sashays in and slaps Scotty Bowers in the face. (Bowers matchmaker-ed for Desi Arnaz). One wonders why he wasn't hit more often. On the other hand, I, for one, would like to shake his hand.

Argh: Pirates Rule the Caribbean

Bob Schulman | Posted 08.03.2011 | Travel
Bob Schulman

2011-03-17-virginislands.jpgThe U.S. Virgin Islands were once a sort of rest and relaxation haven for brigands of the likes of Bluebeard, Blackbeard, Sir Francis Drake, Henry Morgan and Captain Kidd.

Good Time Charlie: The Sheen of Hollywood's Restored Rogue Archetype

Carl Sferrazza Anthony | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Carl Sferrazza Anthony

In repossessing his previously successful persona, Charlie Sheen is now tweaking it into a narrative only Hollywood's long-gone "Rogue" Archetype can ...

A Tale of Two Sisters: Hollywood's Longest Running Feud

John Farr | Posted 06.24.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

It is exceedingly strange and more than a little sad that actresses Olivia de Havilland, 94, and her sister Joan Fontaine, 93, have been estranged for many years, the result of an intense sibling rivalry which has never dissipated.

Errol Flynn's Son Sean's Remains Possibly Found

AP | SOPHENG CHEANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Forensic tests will be conducted on what two searchers believe are the remains of photographer Sean Flynn, son of Hollywo...

For The Holidays, The Best Family-Friendly Movies By Farr-Part 1

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Regardless of one's faith, at its core the holidays involve gatherings of extended family spanning all life-stages, so it makes sense to lay in a store of films that all generations can watch and enjoy together.