| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Donald and Dorothy Lutz were married more than 60 years ago, but they had only one snapshot to show for it. That's because their wedding photographer stood them up on their big day.
So when the Boston-area couple celebrated their 61st anniversary, a...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:45 AM
"Frozen" directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee got the news in Spanish Thursday morning that the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. had nominated their film for best animated feature: The two had traveled from Dubai to Mexico City to promote the Walt Disney...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Williams, Ariz., also known as the Gateway to the Grand Canyon, was the last city on Route 66 to be bypassed by the Interstate Highway System. On Oct. 13, 1984, Interstate 40 opened and Route 66 through Williams was forgotten — almost. Over the...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Whelp, write it down in the history books: 2013 was another record-setting year at the domestic box office.
Thanks to a robust Christmastime play period, which is estimated to be more than 10% up over last year, total B.O. is just $1.6 million behind the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Walt Disney Co. started ringing out 2013 on a high note, with shares of the company trading at record levels on Monday after analysts upgraded its stock price.
Shares rose more than 2.5% to $76.50 in early morning trading. By mid-day it was at around...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 6:30 PM
That Peter O'Toole made it to the ripe old age of 81 doubtless surprised no one more than O'Toole himself.
"The common denominator of all my friends is that they're dead," he joked mordantly in an interview for the 2008 book "Hellraisers," which...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:46 AM
In Pixar’s first prequel ever, Monsters University, which releases on DVD Oct. 29, viewers revisit Sully and Mike in a new setting: college.
Monsters University may not be one of Pixar’s finest films plot-wise, but the presentation of the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:30 AM
There's a secret power at work in "The Thundermans," all right -- namely, the ability to brazenly pilfer the plot of Pixar's "The Incredibles" and transform it into a live-action series with virtually no wit or charm, except perhaps in the eyes of...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:26 PM
There’s been more movement on the upcoming film schedule than at a Pixar weekend matinee. On Thursday, several movies — including George Clooney’s “Monuments Men,” David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Just what is that Google mystery barge?
A floating data center? A Google Glass showroom? A party boat?
One of the things that seems to have thrown off the sleuths trying to deduce its purpose: They're looking at the wrong lease.
A week ago, CNET...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:55 PM
If it weren't for Google trying to cover it up, the old sea-worn barge stacked four stories high with customized shipping containers may not have become an object of global fascination.
But Google being Google with all its out-there projects —...