Hollywood

  • Carl Weathers has died

    Carl Weathers has died

    I’m a little at a loss for words. Carl Weathers has played so many wonderful roles over his tenure as an actor. I always thought he had such a lovely voice and brought us so much delight on the screen. It wasn’t until recently I learned he was an Oakland Raider in the NFL briefly!…

  • The art of Ghanian film posters

    The art of Ghanian film posters

    The morbid and the remarkable paintings from Ghana promote Hollywood and Nollywood films. Sleepy dramas, action hero flicks and thrillers all get the same eye-catching artistic poster treatment.

  • Syd Mead, designer and artist of future worlds, dies at 86

    Syd Mead, designer and artist of future worlds, dies at 86

    Neil Genzlinger reporting for The New York Times: Syd Mead, a designer whose wide-ranging work included envisioning vehicles of the future as well as helping to shape the look of environments in movies like “Blade Runner,” “Tron” and “Aliens,” died on Monday at his home in Pasadena, Calif. He was 86. His spouse, Roger Servick,…