The characters are dumb. Steven Soderbergh’s movie is smart.
“Saturday Night Live” just couldn’t stay away.
Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Santa Monica area El Capitan Theatre: Sing-along “The Lion King” (1994), 10 a.m., 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Aug. 11-13; dates through Aug. 20. Tickets $14; $11 ages 3-11; $23 VIP. 6838 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. 800-347-6396. elcapitantheatre.
Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix’s marriage has officially gone out to sea.
Television has long been obsessed with authenticity, but this summer’s most vital shows are defined by artifice, embellishment and make-believe. read more
Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Santa Monica area Movie at L.A. Workers Center: Film historian-critic Ed Rampell introduces a series that marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution. “Storm Over Asia” (1928), 7 p.m. July 28. Free/donation. Potluck. 1251 S. St. Andrews Place, Los Angeles.
Time for the annual “gold” rush — the release of VP Records’ “2017 Reggae Gold” compilation of current hits and future classics.
Oceana, the largest international advocacy organization focused solely on ocean conservation, celebrated its 10th annual SeaChange Summer Party at a private estate in Laguna Beach, Calif. on Saturday. On hand for the seaside soiree were special guests Sam Waterston and Lily Tomlin — both advocates for the ocean and its inhabitants. The event included an auction… […]
We’re told that on Monday, they shot the cast drinking at Berry Park in Williamsburg.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has released an official Spotify playlist.
It’s been a week since I saw “Baby Driver,” and I’m still pleasantly buzzed. The kind of buzz you get when an action scene really hits it right, when motion syncs perfectly with the soundtrack, when mindless violence becomes downright graceful. This is the song of the summer in movie form, a playful ode to…
When the sun goes down in Los Angeles this summer, outdoor screens will light up, glowing with a variety of films for audiences of all ages. From recent blockbusters and silent films to children’s movies and cult classics, there’s something for every moviegoer. Here is a sampling of the summer outdoor movie events happening in […]
Jimmy Fallon declares this to be “the summer of ‘stache.'”
Here’s where we are this summer on TV: A woman dressed as Little Bo Beep comes out on stage on “The Gong Show,” the revival of a very old “talent” show that was hosted by the late Chuck Barris. Bo Peep puts a tarantula in her mouth and proceeds to play a harmonica. The horrified…
Michael Jackson will scare fans from beyond the grave when ‘Thriller 3D’ hits screens
From the author of “The Cartel,” a riveting novel about a corrupt New York cop.
This summer concert season, the king of rap returns, the jewel of jam bands will set a record and classic rockers forge a new festival.
So who do you like — DJ Khaled, Justin Bieber or Bruno Mars? Well, you probably fancy all three — but only one of the trio of superstars is in line to have his song become the Song of the Summer. Every year, music lovers seem to rally around a song that reminds them of…