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No Intern Pay? No Protection From Harassment

Ashley Mosley | Posted 04.16.2014 | Business
Ashley Mosley

When many people think of unpaid internships, they assume the only thing missing from the opportunity is pay and benefits. This couldn't be further from the truth. Unpaid internships also lack another crucial element: Protection from harassment.

Enough Said Is a Delightful, Romantic Film!

Jay Weston | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

At a question-and-answer session after the Fox screening of Enough Said for Academy members, I asked Director/Writer Nicole Holofcener if James Gandolfini had seen the film.

How to Get Sued by Your Employees -- Let Me Count the Ways

Jack Garson | Posted 11.09.2013 | Business
Jack Garson

Remember we live in a there-are-no-secrets-24-hour-news-cycle-text-tweet-yelp-facebook-linked-in-you-get-the-point world. Even if you don't break the law, your business can suffer if you're just bone-headed. Ask Paula.

Twelve Years a Slave Is an Uncompromising but Brilliant Film!

Jay Weston | Posted 11.06.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

It is one of the most devastating movies I have ever seen. Even more so than the holocaust-themed Shindler's List.

WATCH: Unpaid Intern Explains Why He Sued Fox Searchlight Pictures

Posted 06.13.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

While at Fox Searchlight Pictures, Eric Glatt saw continued violations of labor protections for unpaid interns like him. He joins HuffPost Live to giv...

Review: Stoker

Scott Mendelson | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Park Chan-Wook's Stoker is a delicious hybrid of its influences, which mix into an engaging fable of its own.

Napoleon Dynamited on Its Own Petard

Schuyler M. Moore | Posted 02.08.2013 | Entertainment
Schuyler M. Moore

When the film ended up being a sleeper hit, the participants felt that they were badly shortchanged, and they sued Searchlight for what they thought they were owed.

Review: Hitchcock Thinks You Can't Handle the Truth

Scott Mendelson | Posted 02.02.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Hitchcock is two things that I despise: It pointlessly rewrites history to give us conformist, pandering character arcs for the sake of 'playing to the masses' and it also takes what should be an adult film and plays it to the level of young children.

Beasts of the Southern Wild -- A Must-See New Film!

Jay Weston | Posted 09.04.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

On a summery Sunday afternoon in Beverly Hills, I was suddenly thrust into the watery bayou swamps of southern Louisiana, and engrossed in a story, and a world, which has not left my thoughts since for even a moment.

Sasha Bronner

PHOTOS: LA, Meet Your New Cult Leader

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Bronner | Posted 04.28.2012 | Los Angeles

Brit Marling is a name that's starting to roll off the tongue. The Chicago-born triple threat (she writes, produces and acts) is about to hit the big ...

The Making Of An Indian Filmmaker

Bijaya Jena | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment
Bijaya Jena

I am a national award-winning film maker from India who has been exposed to European cinema since I was 15 in a film school, and interacted with the w...

The Surrogate Steals Sundance

Courtney Garcia | Posted 03.26.2012 | Entertainment
Courtney Garcia

I knew this film was going to be good because 1) it was about a bizarre sexual quandary; 2) it really happened; and 3) it starred John Hawkes, who is one of the best, if not the best, actors in Hollywood right now.

Judy Greer Just Happy to Still Be in the Picture

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.01.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

She's generating major buzz -- perhaps even Oscar buzz - for her role in Alexander Payne's The Descendants. But actress Judy Greer is just happy to b...

Movie Review: The Descendants -- The Year's Best Film

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.17.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I'll say it flat out -- Alexander Payne's new film, The Descendants, is my favorite of the year, a movie that manages to be heart-breaking and laugh-out-loud funny at the same time.

(A Lot) Less Can Be (a Lot) More

William Mapother | Posted 11.08.2011 | Entertainment
William Mapother

Given my customary habit of trying to find the takeaways, it's no surprise that I have a list from my experience on the independent film Another Earth.

'Black Swan' Dance Double FIRES BACK, Calls Portman & Producers Liars

Posted 06.17.2011 | Entertainment

The 'Black Swan' ballet battle rages on. Sarah Lane, American Ballet Theatre star and dance double to Natalie Portman in "Black Swan," has again go...

Win Win Review and Filmmaker Interview

Richard Karpala | Posted 06.04.2011 | Denver
Richard Karpala

There's not much glamor found in high school wrestling. And Win Win does a pretty good job of showing it.

'Black Swan' Director Fires Back At Dancing Double Accusations

Posted 05.28.2011 | Entertainment

Darren Aronofsky has put his foot down in the "Black Swan" ballet dancing controversy. The film's director released an extensive statement on Monda...

Natalie Portman's 'Black Swan' Dancing War Rages On

Posted 05.27.2011 | Entertainment

She's got the Oscar, but whether Natalie Portman danced her way to the highest award in Hollywood is a question that, apparently, remains unanswered. ...

FILM: Natalie Portman's Evil Twin: Her Black Swan Body Double

Debra Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Debra Levine

I enjoyed my chat with dancer Kimberly Prosa, one of two body doubles for actress Natalie Portman in Darren Aronofsky's BLACK SWAN. The film, a psycho...

Betty Anne Waters' Conviction Kept Her Going

Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism

Murder is a messy, bloody business -- and so is the matter of holding someone accountable for a crime they did not commit.

Cyrus as a TV Movie?

Abe Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Abe Schwartz

I think Cyrus could serve as a new blueprint for TV movies in 2010. The production costs are low. There are bankable stars. It's funny. It's dramatic. It's engaging.

Cyrus: A Movie Review and Discussion with The Duplass Brothers

Caitlin Colford | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Caitlin Colford

Cyrus is the definition of good filmmaking and a pure pleasure to watch. The Duplass Brothers take their time with every edit, creating a concise, well thought out narrative.

Live on Tape from Our Family Wedding Premiere

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

I spoke with the stars from Our Family Wedding, which centers on the marriage between a young African American man and a Latino bride, and asked them to weigh in on the genre and anything I could think of.

Interview: Alexis Bledel, Unemployed Post Grad

James Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
James Sims

Neither screenwriter Kelly Fremon nor Hollywood starlet, Alexis Bledel could have seen the recent economic meltdown coming when first creating the sentimental teen comedy, Post Grad .