Emmys vow a ‘good time’ after bleak year; ‘Crown’ may rule

Emmy Awards host Cedric the Entertainer and the show’s producers promise it will be a celebration…

Review: Drag queen dreams in ‘Talking About Jamie’

“Everybody’s Talking About Jamie,” a predictable and glossy “Billy Elliot”-like musical of British working-class aspiration that’s…

Rarely seen Tennessee Williams story set in post-WWII Italy

NEW YORK — For Tennessee Williams, Rome was a longtime love affair, “the capitol of my…

AP PHOTOS: Elegance and whimsy mix at Venice Film Festival

VENICE, Italy — All across the Lido, you could see it on the stars’ faces: sheer…

Britney Spears gets engaged with ‘lioness’ engraved ring

Britney Spears has announced her engagement to her boyfriend Sam Asghari with an exuberant post displaying…

‘RBG’ filmmakers find a rich vein: Feminist love stories

The label “date movie” hasn’t traditionally been applied much to documentaries but filmmakers Betsy West and…

Poignant return for Met Opera after 18-month pandemic pause

The Metropolitan Opera returned to its home after an 18-month absence caused by the coronavirus pandemic…

Audrey Diwan’s ‘Happening’ wins Venice Film Fest’s top honor

Audrey Diwan’s “L’Evenement” (“Happening”) has won the Golden Lion at the 78th International Film Festival Audrey…

Disney backs theatrical releases for remaining 2021 films

The day for day-and-date releases has passed — at least for the Walt Disney Co.′ upcoming…

Petersen and Fox brush off rust for ‘CSI: Vegas’ reunion

William Petersen and Jorja Fox are reuniting to solve crimes in “CSI: Vegas.” LOS ANGELES —…

Polish Senate rejects media bill affecting US-owned company

Poland’s Senate voted has rejected a media bill seen as targeting a U.S.-owned television network’s ability…

Review: Dealing torture and guilt in ‘The Card Counter’

You would have to shuffle a lot of movie ideas to come up with one that…

Prosecutor: Durst had ‘playbook’ on getting away with murder

A prosecutor says New York real estate heir Robert Durst developed a playbook for getting away…

A Toronto Film Festival that straddles normal and virtual

The Toronto International Film Festival is uniquely reliant on crowds, which has made its 2021 edition…

To prove Durst killed 1, prosecutors present evidence of 3

LOS ANGELES — In the stunning climax to “The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert…