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Entertainment

Rylance catches Spielberg’s eye – Embracing movie acting a circuitous journey for Shakespearean maverick

NEW YORK, Oct 9, (AP): Mark Rylance is strolling around a conference table, doing his best impression of a Robert Mitchum walk. He’s explaining how …

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‘Truth’ screening lures impressive guests – Redford portrays venerable CBS news anchor

LOS ANGELES, Oct 9, (RTRS): Wednesday night’s swanky Midtown screening of newsroom drama “Truth” at New York’s Museum of Modern Art lured out a few …

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Prudhomme dies age 75 – Chef sensation

NEW ORLEANS, Oct 9, (AP): At K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen during the early 1980s, chef and owner Paul Prudhomme would drive to his hometown near Opelousas …

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Kool & the Gang gets Hollywood star – Legacy part of national fabric

LOS ANGELES, Oct 9, (RTRS): After 50 years and 23 albums, the legacy of Kool & the Gang has become so much a part of …

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Cavill, Evans join war drama ‘Sand Castle’ – Anderson makes first foray into nonfiction terrain

LOS ANGELES, Oct 9, (RTRS): Henry Cavill and Luke Evans will co-star with Nicholas Hoult in the war drama “Sand Castle.” The film will be …

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Blanchett politically sensitive in ‘Truth’ – Movie re-ignites heated debate over ‘60 Minutes II’ scandal

LOS ANGELES, Oct 7, (RTRS): Monday night’s screening of Sony Pictures Classics’ “Truth” at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences marked a one-year …

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Fukunaga stuns with powerful ‘Beasts’ – Grounded horror shown artfully, purposefully

The story of the child soldier is not one that the movies have been clamoring to tell. What could be gleaned from giving this insidious …

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‘Witness’ one-man crusade to separate fact from fiction – Solomon’s movie about reclaiming life from death

LOS ANGELES, Oct 7, (RTRS): The 1964 murder of Kitty Genovese by a knife-wielding attacker shook New York City not only because of its graphic …

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Cropper, Cash receive ‘stars’ – Lennon b’day

NASHVILLE, Tenn, Oct 7, (Agencies): Country stars Miranda Lambert and the late Johnny Cash, along with famed blues musician Steve Cropper, were honored Tuesday for …

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Asian masterpieces, ferry tragedy at fest

BFF’s Asian project market wraps up with award winners BUSAN, South Korea, Oct 7, (Agencies): South Korea’s second-largest city is in a festive mood as …

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