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Revolutionary Road

Why Does the Academy Hate Leo?!

Margaret Menefee | Posted 03.25.2012 | Entertainment
Margaret Menefee

Well, the list is out. Thus beginning the exciting road to what is the biggest night for Hollywood. But much of my enthusiasm was lost when I realized who was missing -- begging one very obvious question: WHY DOES THE ACADEMY HATE LEO?!

Cutting Meat and Switching Hands to Eat: It's the American Way, Though Not in Films or TV

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

A relatively small percentage of Americans eat a la the Europeans. Yet almost all the movies I've lately been watching show American characters eating the "continental" way. The question is why?

Michael Shannon Channels Kim Fowley in Runaways

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Los Angeles punk music scene is at the center of The Runaways, which opened in limited release on March 19 and goes wider in a couple of weeks.

'The Great Gatsby' On American Book Review's List Of 40 Worst Books

Los Angeles Times | Carolyn Kellogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The American Book Review has taken stock of literature and come up with its Top 40 Bad Books. The list targets some big, popular favorites -- F. Scott...

Stephen King Picks 10 Books Of 2009

EW | Stephen King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Take it from your Uncle Stevie -- book lovers on your shopping list will thank you for the gift of any of these rockin' reads....

Breaking Up: Best Books Not To Read Right After (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Amy Hertz and Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

There's no good time to go through a break up and the holidays are just about the worst. The last thing you want to do is rub salt into a wound by rea...

Leo and Kate: They Didn't Go Down With The Ship

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Here's hoping Leo and Kate do many more films together. But for now, let's celebrate their careers to-date with a sampling of their more interesting, lesser-known work, both pre-and post-Titanic.

Revolutionary Road, A Beautiful Mind and Truthfulness

Bruce E. Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bruce E. Levine

Sam Mendes and Michael Shannon remind us that people who are diagnosed with seriously mental illness can, when feeling respected, say profound things and should be taken seriously.

Greening Hollywood: Santa Barbara's Film Festival, An Eco-Heaven-By-The-Sea

Paige Donner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paige Donner

Santa Barbara is an eco-tourist's heaven. There are many organic food restaurants and a few outstanding organic spas for the travel and film-screening-weary.

What if Heath Ledger Lost?

Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Abramson

If for some reason any of the other actors win Best-Supporting Actor, they'll be viewed as that A-hole who deprived Heath of the posthumous honor.

Women & the Oscar Nominations

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

After a great year for women at the box office, the lack of a film about a woman in the final five stings.

Oscar Noms: They Wuz Robbed!

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Yes, Mickey Rourke and Marisa Tomei received acting nominations. But The Wrestler -- one of the fiercest, most moving, most resourceful independent entries of the year -- was shut out in the major categories.

Oscar Snubs In Depth

AP | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — It's been a crowded awards season, full of lavish spectacles and gripping indies. So naturally there were some surprises...

Winslet: I Confuse DiCaprio For My Real Husband

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — British actress Kate Winslet says she spends so much time talking about Leonardo DiCaprio she's starting to confuse him with her real h...

Down That Revolutionary Road Towards Many Award Accolades

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

In Revolutionary Road, audiences see the destruction of a relationship never really fated to be, somewhat thrown together by expectations they have for each other but are never realized.

Golden Globes Crown Bollywood King

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paige Donner

This year's Golden Globes was a celebration of global cinema. When the self-described King of Bollywood, stood onstage and accepted his award from Tom Cruise, the sweep was complete.

Your 12 Biggest Questions About Hollywood, Answered

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Chris Kelly

Director Bryan Singer worked really hard to get all the Nazi paraphernalia just right in Valkyrie, so why does he let Tom Cruise call Joseph Goebbels "George Gobel?"

Leo, Hathaway And Eastwood Win At Glitzy Palm Springs Festival

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — The world economy is in dire straits, but you sure wouldn't know it from the red carpet at the 20th-annual Palm Springs I...

Oscar Contenders Dribble Out Slowly

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

This year's movie awards season has played out like Oscar night at Minsky's. At least a dozen of the supposedly hottest contenders -- among them "The ...

Leonardo DiCaprio's New (Green) Sports Car

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

In an interview with the Daily Mail to promote "Revolutionary Road," Leonardo DiCaprio also took time to discuss his passion for the environment and t...

Kate & Leo On Wrinkles, Not Rewatching "Titanic"

Huffington Post, Today Show | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"Revolutionary Road" opens today, and Kate Winslet and Leonardo Dicaprio loosely (for them, anyway) talked to Matt Lauer to push their first film toge...

Actress Kate Winslet Struggles With Making The Reader, The Nazi Era and Oscar Buzz

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Kate Winslet: "All that mattered at the end of the day was that I made [Hannah Schmitz] my own and...played the... the truthfulness of that, the vulnerability of her and that I understood her."

The Reader is a Surprising Film: Nazis Can Be Sympathetic, Though Not Forgiven

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

On the whole David Hare has written a fascinating and engrossing script, and Director Stephen Daldry has given us a taut and emotional filmmaking achievement.

Kate, Leo, Doom & Gloom: Making "Revolutionary Road" (Possible Spoiler)

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

RICHARD YATES'S 1961 novel, "Revolutionary Road," is far from the kind of property that typically becomes a big Hollywood movie, especially one starri...

Kate And Leo On Fame And Oscars

EW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet reunite for the upcoming flick, Revolutionary Road and on the cover of Entertainment Weekly. Kate on Leo running ...