News Search & Analytics
US Edition
Minimum 3 characters required!!
Report Based On Past 7 Days Data
Los Angeles Times
88 News Items Found
Date Vs. Article
Timeline for news appeared in Los Angeles Times for : movie
2017-10-23
1
The Big Bang Theory Penny and Leonard (Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki) receive secret tips on how to handle Sheldon (Jim Parsons), while Amy (Mayim Bialik) starts working on a project..
2017-10-22
7
After The Times published an investigation of writer-director James Toback's decades of alleged --- misconduct on Sunday, some readers were reminded that accusations h..
The ice still measured 200 feet by 85 feet. The nets were still four feet by six feet. They just happened to be on the largest stage in hockey. Alex Iafallo had his “Hoosiers” movi..
The Catalan regional government refused anew on Sunday to back off from its independence bid, even as Madrid harshly chided secessionist leaders and branded as illegal any move to ..
Hello, I’m Mark Olsen. Welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. Among the more exciting events on the calendar is a series of appearan..
Re: “Saving Money in Paradise,” by Debbi K. Kickham, Oct. 15: From chocolate-covered macadamia nuts to Kona coffee, we have always found Maui’s Walmart to be the best place for var..
A vacation requiring long treks leading to lots of people was not what we had planned. Hidden beaches backed by limestone cliffs, temperate waters and an under-the-radar status (at..
He prowled the streets of Manhattan looking for attractive young women, usually in their early 20s, sometimes college students, on occasion a high schooler. He approached them in C..
2017-10-21
12
Since becoming head coach of his alma mater, Newport Harbor High boys’ water polo coach Ross Sinclair has been hard on John Rankin. These are words that come from Sinclair’s mouth,..
F. Gary Gray was standing on a South L.A. street, filming a scene for the N.W.A biopic “Straight Outta Compton,” when the acclaimed director received a phone call from one of the m..
James Cagney is remembered best for playing tough-talking gangsters in Warner Bros. movies in the 1930s and ’40s, which, according to “Cagney,” a loving and cartoonish small-scale ..
New on Blu-ray “Girls Trip” (Universal DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98; also available on VOD) The raunchy comedy “Girls Trip” has been one of 2017’s happiest surprises, both creative..
An “old dinosaur” continued to fall, a group of women got real, an attorney asked for forgiveness, a movie star sued his attorney, stars raised money and a pop star explained his y..
It was the kind of evening Zoë Brock was accustomed to, an intimate dinner party at an Art Deco hotel on a waterfront avenue in Cannes. The Australian model was ushered to an empty..
This modern showplace, set on a hillside where “Diamonds Are Forever” screenwriter Tom Mankiewicz once made his home, exudes a ---, understated vibe right out of a James Bond movi..
Decorated alpine skier Lindsey Vonn, who has her sights on more Olympic gold at the upcoming Winter Games, has put her home in Central L.A. on the market for $3.795 million. The se..
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Oct. 21. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES “Sea-ger! Sea-ger! Sea-ger!”..
Halloween pumpkins have come a long way from triangle eyes and goofy grins, and there are now more ways to jazz up a jack-o’-lantern than all the princess and pirate costumes combi..
F. Gary Gray was standing on a South L.A. street, filming a scene for the N.W.A biopic “Straight Outta Compton,” when the acclaimed director received a phone call from one of the m..
MGM Resorts announced Friday that it does not plan to rent out room No. 32135 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, the perch from which Stephen Paddock shot and killed 58 people and ..
2017-10-20
20
The cast of the musical “Cagney” stopped by the Warner Bros. Studio in Burbank recently to get a first-hand look at some of the places where the late actor James Cagney was filmed...
An idyllic, picture-perfect American family is torn apart in “The Killing of a Sacred Deer.” By what or how — be it a curse, hypnosis, the paranormal, a virus or karma — remains un..
Partying like it’s 1995, “Where’s the Money,” a throwback mash-up of the “Friday” series and frat boy comedies like “PCU,” is short on big laughs despite the game efforts of an ene..
Anyone with eyes could see that George Michael was something to look at: a perfectly stubbled face, a wonderful dresser (and undresser), a body that could move both sensually and w..
You can tell by the way Carrie Coon confidently maneuvers around the tables of a crowded Tribeca restaurant that this is an actress who has hit her stride. She recently completed t..
SUNDAY “The Simpsons” get their trick-or-treat on with an all-new edition of their annual Halloween special “Treehouse of Horror.” 8 p.m. Fox The bewitching Cassie Nightingale (Cat..
Kudos to Times critics Kenneth Turan and Justin Chang for their fine pieces on horror movies [“The Age of Horror: It Doesn’t Thrill Him” and “The Age of Horror: The Ideal Genre for..
One almost misses the sleek contemporary interiors of this Malibu home. The head-on ocean views draw the eye through the house and straight to the horizon. Listed for sale at $14.4..
Feature and TV films
Los Angeles Times
Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z FOUR STAR FILMS Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of Oct. 22 - 28..
As with life itself, there exists in music a dark side, a realm where grim themes swirl through musical notation as if bats through catacombs. For every “Walking on Sunshine” there..
Usually, Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy Brandon Jones hates rain. But on Thursday afternoon, after a week and a half of answering reporters’ questions about the strong winds and he..
For any actor, playing a real, living person carries its own special weight. That goes double when you’re chronicling the most traumatic moments in that person’s life. “If you take..
Griffin Dunne hadn’t always planned to make a film about his aunt, the celebrated essayist and novelist Joan Didion. But when they collaborated on a trailer for her 2011 memoir, “B..
With stories about women allegedly harassed by Harvey Weinstein surfacing all around her, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o decided she couldn't keep her own story squashed down any long..
In the age of digital shopping, Barry Beck, co-founder and chief operating officer of upscale beauty chain Bluemercury, is going another route. He’s betting big on brick and mortar..
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Friday, Oct. 20, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES A new allegation An Italian model..
“So,” Brett Morgen began, “you’ve been telling your story for so many years. Do you get tired of answering the same questions?” Jane Goodall stared back at the filmmaker, her expre..
It was an offer too good to refuse: Take a helicopter ride from Long Beach to Avalon, then spend the day driving the unpaved back roads of Santa Catalina Island in an SUV. It didn’..
During another week of divisive politics in America, the White House chief of staff and two former presidents spoke out in their own ways. TOP STORIES Speaking to the Conscience of..
It's sacrilege to write about Christmastime before we've even gotten to Halloween, but some things just can't wait. Santa really enjoys leaving the North Pole and hopping on trains..
2017-10-19
27
Movie recommendations from critics Kenneth Turan and Justin Chang. Battle of the Sexes This enjoyable and entertaining film, with the gifted and innately likable actors Emma Stone ..
Chris Savino, the creator of the Nickelodeon cartoon “The Loud House,” has been fired by the network after --- harassment allegations were made against him. Savino is the latest..
There is something about Hollywood that loves a fire. From 1903's "Life of an American Fireman" to the burning of Atlanta in "Gone With the Wind" to more contemporary epics like "B..
Although Federica Di Giacomo’s documentary “Deliver Us” is being released during the Halloween season, this film about real-life Catholic exorcisms doesn’t count as a horror movie ..
In “The Snowman,” a wretched waste of time and talent from the Swedish director Tomas Alfredson (“Let the Right One In”), two detectives track a serial killer who likes to hack up ..
Obsessive but accessible, the deepest dive imaginable into one of the most celebrated scenes in movie history, the documentary "78/52" looks at a brief three minutes of cinema the ..
Danielle Darrieux, a prolific French actress whose movie and theater career spanned eight decades, has died. She was 100. One of France's best-loved actresses, Darrieux appeared in..
Ittetsu Nemoto, the Zen monk at the center of Lana Wilson’s documentary “The Departure,” is on his phone a lot and loves dancing at nightclubs. The latter appetite is because he ne..
An Italian model-actress met with Los Angeles police detectives for more than two hours Thursday morning, providing a detailed account of new allegations that movie mogul Harvey We..
With its intricate structure and 600-plus page length, Brian Selznick's "Wonderstruck" is not the easiest Young Adult novel to bring to the screen, and filmmaker Todd Haynes is not..
Shia LaBeouf has reportedly been sentenced to anger management and probation related to a public drunkenness arrest in June that included a racially charged, expletive-laden r..
“Wonderstruck” is a film that takes place in two time periods, 50 years apart. In 1927, a young girl travels alone to New York City; in 1977, a young boy does the same. The mysteri..
For its first half, the biopic “Tom of Finland” proves an immersive, handsomely crafted look at how famed gay Finnish illustrator Touko Laaksonen (Pekka Strang) came to create his ..
Like a lot of long-running horror franchises, “The Texas Chain Saw Massacre” series has become a tangle of rehashes and reboots — mostly dire and uninspired. So gore-hounds should ..
In “Jungle,” as young Israeli adventurer Yossi Ghinsberg (Daniel Radcliffe) and his just-met traveling companions Kevin (Alex Russell) and Marcus (Joel Jackson) make their way thro..
Naoko Yamada’s “A Silent Voice: The Movie,” which won the 2017 Japanese Movie Critics Award for Best Animation, presents an unflinching depiction of the cruelty children inflict on..
Deftly balancing humor and grief, “The Bachelors” is fueled by wonderfully human performances and fully realized characters. This is a small but big-hearted movie that deserves mor..
Animal corpses tend to pile up with alarming regularity in the films of Yorgos Lanthimos — just ask the cat in “Dogtooth,” or the dog in “The Lobster.” (You can’t, sorry. They’re d..
Pitched as a “Heathers” for the Instagram age, Tyler MacIntyre’s “Tragedy Girls” lacks the satirical bite and subversive weight of that 1988 cult classic. But the movie’s central i..
Keep your expectations low and you could do far worse, comedy-wise, than “Killing Gunther,” an amusing if dispensable mockumentary from former “Saturday Night Live” funnyman Taran ..
Hwang Dong-hyuk’s South Korean historical epic “The Fortress,” a grim look back at the infamous 1636 siege of a mountain stronghold, is so evocative that by the end viewers may be ..
The harassment that happened to Tom Jones early in his career "wasn't bad," he says, but it still made him feel "terrible." The music industry has always been as full of --- har..
Social media around the world responded with something like a primal scream to American actress Alyssa Milano’s Twitter request that women tell their stories of --- harassment o..
--- aggressive creeps like Harvey Weinstein, Roger Ailes, Bill O’Reilly and — yes — Donald Trump seem to think harassing women to the point of unwelcome groping or worse is a ..
The league is involved in developing a limited TV series about the life of the hard-partying home run king. Director-producer Allen Coulter, whose credits include the gritty HBO hi..
Animated features earned their own Oscar category in 2001 and three have been nominated for best picture. But even those storied titles (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Up,” “Toy Story 3”..
For the Weinsteins, it had always been Bob and Harvey against the world. In 1979, the twenty-something rock promoters brought their unpolished demeanor, fast-talking style, and rou..
2017-10-18
3
Following allegations of --- harassment and assault, the fall of Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein was swift, but it was not isolated. In recent months, men from Hollywood..
Daniel A. Olivas’ latest collection of short stories, “The King of Lighting Fixtures,” (University of Arizona Press, $16.95) opens with a character settling into his office at the ..
It is hard to imagine anything less alluring than the sight of portly, hirsute Harvey Weinstein --- in the shower, but the Miramax movie mogul offered actress Ashley Judd that du..
2017-10-17
18
Javier Rojas Sr. has lived in Chicago for more than 20 years but fiercely clings to something from his native Southern California: his love of the Dodgers. Rojas was 15 years old, ..
Has there ever been a faster fall than that of independent film kingpin Harvey Weinstein? For years, rumors of --- impropriety and harassment dogged him but his power in Hollywo..
For decades, the powerful producer, known equally as a film impresario and for his volatile temper, has been the subject of --- misconduct allegations that range from unwanted t..
As allegations pile up against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and others in his orbit, Los Angeles’ city attorney, Mike Feuer, is urging victims of --- harassment and ab..
Roy Price resigned as the head of Amazon Studios on Tuesday after an allegation that he had --- harassed a television producer working on one of his shows. Price’s departure, ..
The horrific allegations against Harvey Weinstein have summoned forth images that will play in our heads on a loop for days, months, maybe years. Those images — detailed with sicke..
Dalian Wanda Group executive Jack Gao, who has been leading the Chinese conglomerate’s film subsidiary Legendary Entertainment, has stepped down from his job, according to a person..
Björk, who on Sunday said she had been --- harassed by a Danish film director years ago, went into more detail Tuesday about what allegedly happened.  Calling it "ex..
Not even death can stop Carrie Fisher from having the perfect response to the wave of --- assault allegations coming to light within Hollywood. Screenwriter Heather Robinson – w..
Morrissey always pines for the devotion of others, and in the new video for "Spent the Day in bed," he finally has someone doting on him full time. The singer's new video finds UK ..
Has there ever been a faster fall than that of independent film kingpin Harvey Weinstein? For years, rumors of --- impropriety and harassment dogged him but his power in Hollywo..
If they can turn the blood sport dystopian universe of “The Hunger Games” into a theme park land, can “Divergent,” “Game of Thrones” and “Westworld” be far behind? The World of the..
Dalian Wanda Group executive Jack Gao, who has been leading the Chinese conglomerate’s film subsidiary Legendary Entertainment, has stepped down from his job, according to a person..
He arrived that autumn night like a tribal leader in a strange, opulent outpost. The crowd, many of them famous, whispered, nodded. Jane Fonda swept past the bar, Idris Elba mingle..
In high school civics I was taught that, in America, the president has many roles, often divided in other countries. He’s commander in chief, head of state, chief administrator and..
During filming for an episode of the television show “Wonder Woman,” stuntwoman Kitty O’Neil took a record plunge at the Valley Hilton in Sherman Oaks. An extended caption in the F..
Following allegations of --- harassment and assault, the fall of Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein was swift, but it was not isolated. In recent months, men from Hollywood..
--- crimes detectives in New York and London are investigating allegations from at least five women who say they were raped or --- assaulted by movie producer Harvey Weinstein..
2017-10-16
11
--- crimes detectives in New York and London are investigating allegations from at least five women who say they were raped or --- assaulted by movie producer Harvey Weinstein..
Every April, thousands of Mexicans flock to the grave of Pedro Infante. They bring flowers and tequila and sing songs made famous by the charismatic singer and film star who died i..
The Weinstein Co., reeling from --- harassment and rape allegations against ousted co-founder Harvey Weinstein, has secured some much-needed financial relief from Los Angeles bi..
The Weinstein Co., roiling from --- harassment and rape allegations against ousted co-founder Harvey Weinstein, has secured some much-needed financial relief from Los Angeles bi..
The Los Angeles Police Department said women who feel they were victims of a crime at the hands of movie mogul Harvey Weinstein should report what happened to authorities. "We abso..
Has there ever been a faster fall than that of independent film kingpin Harvey Weinstein? For years, rumors of --- impropriety and harassment dogged him but his power in Hollywo..
The small but vocal group of Hollywood celebrities who initially defended movie mogul Harvey Weinstein amid --- harassment accusations and rape allegations has been forced to wa..
Welcome once again to Wakanda, where the "third-world country, textiles, shepherds, cool outfits" thing is all a front, and the revolution will be live.  The first f..
Some jokes can be a little too soon. NBC sports broadcaster Al Michaels learned that lesson during last night’s “Sunday Night Football.” In a matchup featuring the Denver Broncos a..
Why: Some buildings have gravitas. This one has that, plus magic. Maybe it's the filigree of the ironwork, the skylight over the five-story atrium, the terra cotta walls. Mayb..
I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Investors on Monday will feel a tailwind from Friday’s ann..
2017-10-15
5
Harvey Weinstein's --- harassment scandal has sent shock waves through Hollywood, with high profile figures like Quentin Tarantino and Jane Fonda speaking out against ..
Anyone reading this newsletter is likely already well-informed of the allegations of --- harassment and --- assault surrounding disgraced producer and former studio chief Har..
Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.), Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.) and David C. Nichols (D.C.N.) Colle..
Todd Haynes’ “Wonderstruck” and Yorgos Lanthimos’ “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” highlight the limited releases. The firestorm drama “Only The Brave,” with Josh Brolin and Jeff Bri..
Harvey Weinstein had to know that he was foul. Even he had to realize that his grotesque bathrobe seduction routine was, in truth, the modus operandi of a serial --- harasser an..