Universum-Film AG is founded in December 1917 during World War I as part of an effort to create greater competition against foreign films and as part of the German Empire’s propaganda machine. Following the war, however, the film company focused on popular genres. During the 1920s, UFA produces silent classics like Fritz Lang’s “Metropolis.” Other […]
I’M A CELEBRITY… GET ME OUT OF HERE! kicks off tonight with British boxer Amir Khan heading into the jungle in the hopes of being crowned this year’s winner.
After the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke, more women and men have come forward against a growing list of well-known male figures with similar stories of harassment and assault.
Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s 1947 musical returns for a brief run at New York City Center.
Will Martian Manhunter be part of Crisis on Earth X? How much is Justice League going to make this weekend, and where will Thor: Ragnarok land on the box office charts? Who is the new Kick-Ass? Do we finally have an idea when the Avengers: Infinity War trailer will arrive? What happened to Willem Dafoe‘s […]
Lil Peep died from a suspected drug overdose Wednesday at the age of 21.
This Oct. 8, 2014, photo shows serial killer Charles Manson. (Courtesy of California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP, File) Cult leader Charles Manson stares at the floor Oct. 6, 1970, as he is led to the Los Angeles courtroom from which he had been ousted the day before after lunging at Judge Charles […]
It’s time for “Transparent” to shut down. Disturbing allegations that star Jeffrey Tambor sexually harassed cast member Trace Lysette with unwanted physical contact and verbal statements prompted Tambor, who won two consecutive Emmy awards for his groundbreaking performance as Maura Pfefferman, TV’s first central transgender character, to drop out of the show. “Playing Maura Pfefferman…
Call me shallow. Call me politically incorrect. But as far as I’m concerned, “Daddy’s Home 2” is an instant holiday classic — right up there with “Home Alone,” “Elf” and “Christmas With the Kranks.” The film, which stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg and focuses on a blended, dysfunctional family spending the holiday season together,…
The afternoon drive and nighttime DJs for 92.3 AMP have been taken off the air.
“RUN DND” seeks to capture Dinkins’ accomplishments, failures and flashpoints, as seen through the eyes of key political players during his time in office, from 1990 to 1993.
THR’s Late-Night Lately rounds up the best sketches and guests with a look at what’s to come next week.
Prepare to be enchanted. Descanso Gardens’ “Enchanted: Forest of Light” opens on Nov. 19 with a range of 10 new and returning displays that combine colorful light arrays, sculptural installations and the Gardens’ own natural beauty. Tickets for the event, which runs daily from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. through Jan. 7 (with some exceptions), […]
Strong women with powerful voices came together at the Glamour Women of the Year awards, and Icon of the Year recipient Nicole Kidman artfully dodged a question about Season 2 of “Big Little Lies.”
“Justice League” star Jason Momoa and his newlywed wife Lisa Bonet talk to Access Hollywood’s Alex Hudgens about why he wanted to take on the role of Aquaman. Plus, how did Jason handle working in the frigid waters on location in Iceland? “Justice League” lands in theaters on Nov. 17.
MISSION HILLS >> Three people were injured tonight when the vehicle they were traveling in crashed into a light pole in Mission Hills. The crash was reported at 9:43 p.m. in the 15100 block of Chatsworth Street, according to Amy Bastman of the Los Angeles Fire Department. All three patients were taken to hospitals but […]
An actress is suing the popular talent agency CAA and one of its agents, claiming the agent sexually assaulted her on multiple occasions.
VAN NUYS >> Over a dozen vehicle burglaries and thefts from motor vehicles occurred Thursday in Van Nuys, police said Friday. The crimes occurred during the nighttime hours throughout Van Nuys, but most happened in the 13700 block to 14900 blocks of Ventura Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. “Most of the vehicles […]