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The Range Wolf Is Andrew J. Fenady's Fresh Take on the Classic Jack London The Sea Wolf Saga

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 05.25.2014 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

In Fenady's richly updated story, their paths cross during a stagecoach hold-up and then merge on a brutal cattle drive to Kansas, where you either "change" or "die.

Popcorn Preview: Inside Llewyn Davis

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.10.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Oscar Isaac (Drive), Carey Mulligan (An Education), Justin Timberlake (Love Actually), Ethan Phillips (The Island), Adam D...

The Grittiest Gold Medal of London

John Malik | Posted 10.12.2012 | Sports
John Malik

Sprinting in the rain is an exercise in acceptance. How much risk are you willing to accept?

5 Teenage Movie Bad-Asses (Who Aren't Katniss)

AP | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 03.23.2012 | Teen

LOS ANGELES -- Jennifer Lawrence already proved in 2010's "Winter's Bone" that she could play a girl with strength, wisdom and survival instincts beyo...

Musician Les Claypool Loves Westerns

Adult Swim | David Moye | Posted 01.02.2012 | Weird News

Les Claypool and his band Primus might be hard to peg down, by design, but the bassist-singer man behind oddball hits like "Pork Soda" and South Park'...

Major Oscar Winners Making Giant TV Leap

Posted 12.05.2011 | Entertainment

From Zooey Deschanel and Christina Ricci to Dustin Hoffman, Ashton Kutcher and Jeff Daniels, TV has taken in an unusual number of established movie st...

Sexpert Susie Bright: The Novel I Read a Million Jillion Times

Susie Bright | Posted 11.08.2011 | Books
Susie Bright

How did reading get to be such a faster-pussycat-hurry-up activity? We listen to favorite songs over and over without apology or distraction. They make us feel good, no explanation necessary. But with books, there's this myth that it takes a "long time".

Coen Brothers' Next Movie Revealed

Posted 11.01.2011 | Entertainment

In 2009, the Coen Brothers' "A Serious Man" introduced audiences to an uptight, uncertain man spiraling through a midlife crisis in 1960s Minnesota. F...

Look Of The Day

The Huffington Post | Sarah St. Lifer | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

WHO: 14-year-old Hailee Steinfeld. WHAT: As the current face of the Miu Miu Fall 2011 ad campaign, the "True Grit" star turned heads in this pale pin...

John Wayne Was True Grit

John W. Whitehead | Posted 08.06.2011 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

Marion Michael Morrison set the standard for the tall (6'4"), strong, silent type. The lowly paid actor rose to stardom when he was cast as the Ringo Kid in John Ford's classic western. From there, he never looked back.

Hailee Steinfeld Nabbing Romantic Lead: Juliet!

Posted 06.07.2011 | Entertainment

She proved her dramatic chops in "True Grit," and now, just 15-years old, Hailee Steinfeld is getting a shot at one of the greatest dramatic stories o...

Hailee Steinfeld To Become A Princess

Posted 05.30.2011 | Entertainment

Hailee Steinfeld is about to become a princess. On film, of course. The Oscar-nominated "True Grit" star is attached to a revisionist reimagining of ...

The Dirtiest Word in Hollywood

John Farr | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

A few weeks back, I read an announcement that the now white hot Colin Firth might be signing on for a re-make ofMy Fair Lady. Not since Steve Martin decided to put a new spin on The Pink Panther have I been so moved to ask, "Why?"

Jennifer Lawrence, Hailee Steinfeld Go Head To Head

hollywoodcrush.mtv.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

This isn't exactly news to rabid "Hunger Games" fans who have been speculating for months about which young actress will win the role of a lifetime pl...

My Oscar Experience: Surprises and Southern Comfort in Los Angeles

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

On Sunday, I was in Los Angeles covering the 83rd Annual Academy Awards for the Huffington Post. As I reported from the red carpet, I secretly held out hope that the night would come with huge surprises.

Anatomy of Oscar: Nothing Gels, and No Surprises

John Farr | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

The show tried too hard to be topical, cute and tongue-in-cheek, and though it offered scattered moments of freshness at the start, it soon curdled.

2011 Oscars Live Blog (VIDEO)

Una LaMarche | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Una LaMarche

It's Oscar time! Otherwise known as the most wonderful night of the year, when even those of us who aren't foot fetishists become transfixed by something called ShoeCam, and everyone claps for a montage of dead people!

Ed Koch Predicts the Oscar Winners

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Koch

If justice is served in Hollywood tonight, the people and films I predict in this video are the ones who will take home Oscars.

Oscar 'Best Picture' Book Adaptation Former Winners: Will This Year's Nominees Measure Up? (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Zoe Triska | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

For the Oscars this year, there are four book adaptations for "Best Picture": "The Social Network," "True Grit," "127 Hours," and "Winter's Bone." "T...

Berlin Film Festival: The World in Upheaval

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

One way for us to travel and experience what our fellow human beings are going through, is through cinema. And the Berlinale film highlights these kinds of films better than the Oscars or Golden Globes.

One for the Oscars: What to Eat with Each Best Picture Nominee

One For The Table | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
One For The Table

Let's start with the front runner: The King's Speech. You could easily go with several different options here, but I'd go basic.

I'd Like to Thank the Academy...

Gautam Dutta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gautam Dutta

No matter what you think of Hollywood's new voting process -- which I believe is fairer and more democratic -- here's one thing we can all agree on: it will help the Oscars make more money.

Oscars 2011: Don't Expect Many Esperanza Spaldings

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

As a whole, the night should be entertaining, drawn-out predictable fun. Here's my take on how the night will play out in all categories.

True Grits & Other Oscar Night Recipes

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

Oscar night is a big deal in my family, and last year, Cara joined me for an intimate Oscar night meal. Whether you're having over two people or t...

Acting Vet Duvall Wins High Praise for Get Low & Gets Noms

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Robert Duvall is now considered one of the Olympians of Hollywood. With a crinkle to his eyes, a big smile and that good ol' boy geniality, the Texas native makes for a perfect interview subject.