Streaming channels, the gifts that keeps on giving
TV

Streaming channels, the gifts that keeps on giving

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Nov. 25 about streaming services to consider as holiday gifts, The Associated Press erroneously reported that SlingTV doesn’t make “Monday Night Football” available on tablets. It does. ___ Looking for a holiday present that’s a perfect fit, procrastinator-friendly and a constant reminder of your generosity? Consider a gift … Continue reading

‘Inside Out,’ ‘The Good Dinosaur’ top Annie Awards noms
Movies

‘Inside Out,’ ‘The Good Dinosaur’ top Annie Awards noms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Inside Out,” Pixar’s journey into the mind of an adolescent girl, has received 14 Annie Awards nominations, topping the studio’s “The Good Dinosaur,” which picked up 10. The International Animated Film Society on Tuesday announced the nominations for the 43rd annual Annie Awards, which recognize the best in animated entertainment. “Inside … Continue reading

Review: Family stress stars in perceptive drama ‘The Humans’
Theater & Dance

Review: Family stress stars in perceptive drama ‘The Humans’

NEW YORK (AP) — Just in time for the often-stressful holiday family dinner season comes “The Humans,” a dark comedy about one family’s often-fractious Thanksgiving gathering in uncertain times. The blue-collar, Irish Catholic Blake family is given a compassionate exploration by Stephen Karam, a 2012 Pulitzer Prize finalist for his drama “Sons of the Prophet” … Continue reading

Brie Larson channels her childhood for ‘Room’
Movies

Brie Larson channels her childhood for ‘Room’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Look at this! There’s a line!” Brie Larson says, beaming and pointing at the queue outside Cinefamily, an artsy, single-screen theater in LA’s Fairfax district. Weeks before its limited release Friday, Larson arranged a free screening of “Room” for the Women of Cinefamily group, which she helped co-found over a year … Continue reading