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George Lucas, Kathleen Kennedy honored by Producer’s Guild

Jan. 14, 2022 12:07 PM EST

George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy, stewards of the Star Wars universe and numerous other notable motion pictures, are being honored by the Producers Guild of America for their contributions to the film industry. The PGA said Friday that Lucas and Kennedy will receive the Milestone Award at the...

Review: Time to bid goodbye to ‘Hotel Transylvania’

Jan. 13, 2022 18:45 PM EST

Here are some good things about the fourth Hotel Transylvania movie: Kathryn Hahn, who is as evocative a voice actor as she is in live action; The monster sidekicks voiced by David Spade, Keegan-Michael Key, Steve Buscemi and Brad Abrell; A joke about a single marshmallow (really); The revelation...

Bob Saget, beloved TV dad of 'Full House,' dead at 65

Jan. 10, 2022 08:01 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bob Saget, the actor-comedian known for his role as beloved single dad Danny Tanner on the sitcom “Full House” and as the wisecracking host of “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” died while on a stand-up tour. He was 65. Deputies in Orange County,...

Golden Globe Awards carry on, without stars or a telecast

Jan. 09, 2022 23:03 PM EST

The Golden Globe Awards, Hollywood’s so-called biggest party that regularly drew 18 million television viewers, was reduced to a live-blog Sunday night for its 79th edition. The embattled Hollywood Foreign Press Association proceeded with its film awards Sunday night without a...

‘Spider-Man’ stays at No. 1 in 4th weekend

Jan. 09, 2022 12:46 PM EST

The glamorous spies of “The 355” were no competition for the movie theater’s reigning webslinger. Spider-Man’s box office dominance continued in its fourth weekend in theaters, adding another $33 million, according to studio estimates on Sunday. With $668.8 million in North...

Peter Bogdanovich, director of ‘Paper Moon,’ dead at 82

Jan. 06, 2022 17:33 PM EST

Peter Bogdanovich, the ascot-wearing cinephile and director of 1970s black-and-white classics like “The Last Picture Show” and “Paper Moon,” has died. He was 82. Bogdanovich died early Thursday morning at his home in Los Angeles, said his daughter, Antonia Bogdanovich. She...

Review: A solid if by-the-numbers spy thriller in ‘The 355’

Jan. 06, 2022 14:12 PM EST

It’s always a little suspect when too much is made of a big action movie being “female-fronted.” Unfortunately, Hollywood has decided lately that in course correcting for decades of gender inequity in certain genres that it’s not enough to just make an action-packed movie starring more than...

Santa Barbara Film Festival to honor Haim, DeBose, 6 others

Jan. 06, 2022 12:07 PM EST

“West Side Story’s” Ariana DeBose, “Licorice Pizza’s” Alana Haim and “Belfast’s” Caitriona Balfe are among the actors who will receive the Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s Virtuosos Award this year. Festival organizers plan to give out the honors at an in-person event...

New this Week: 'This Is Us,' RuPaul album, 'The Tender Bar'

Jan. 03, 2022 11:48 AM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Ben Affleck has another winning turn in “The Tender Bar,” the George Clooney-directed...

Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99

Dec. 31, 2021 18:23 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, whether as a man-crazy TV hostess on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” or the loopy housemate on “The Golden Girls,” has died. She was 99. White’s death...