The Danish Girl Tests the Bounds of Gender, But Does Not Break Them

Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl is blatant Oscar bait and it knows it. Telling the story of Lili Elbe, one of the first people to ever undergo gender confirmation surgery (as far as we know), it taps into the hot-button issue of trans rights while giving Academy voters exactly what they want: beautiful scenery, swelling… »Wednesday 2:20pm11/25/15 2:20pm


Remember When Emma Stone Sang "Bitch" on a Partridge Family Reality Show?

The 20 stars nominated for Academy Awards this year represent some of the most talented (or, anyway, famous) actors on screen today. At one point, however, they were slack-jawed, blank-eyed, no-name novices. They’d probably like to forget their often humiliating early work, but thanks to the magic of technology, they… »2/19/15 12:15pm2/19/15 12:15pm

The Gorgeous Dresses and Hot Messes of the Oscars Red Carpet

Last night at the 85th annual Academy Awards, for the most part, the look on the red carpet was classic Hollywood glamour. Like rare birds during mating season, A-listers tried to outshine each other, and some of the bright plumage and peacockery on display was truly stunning. Alas, there were a few sartorial missteps… »2/25/13 11:20am2/25/13 11:20am

Eddie Redmayne Could Not Be More Attractive at Tonight's New York Premiere of Les Misérables

Eddie Redmayne, Amanda Seyfried, and Samantha Barks at tonight's Les Misérables New York premiere at Ziegfeld Theatre. Can we just talk about how hot that Redmayne is? Even his name is hot. If you don't want to be the mayonnaise in that hot, hot, sexy sandwich, I'm not sure I want to know you/ew I apologize. »12/10/12 11:15pm12/10/12 11:15pm

Anne Hathaway's Dress Was as Ridiculous as a Castle on a Cloud at the Les Mis Premiere

Last night Real Live Movie Stars™ hit the red carpet at the Odeon Leicester Square in London, for the world premiere of Lay Miz. 'Twas a black tie affair, which means there were tuxedoes, but also: Weird bustlines, bare shoulders and crumpled taffeta. »12/06/12 1:25pm12/06/12 1:25pm

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