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  • ‘Hobbit’ stars Lee Pace, Richard Armitage share ‘Five Armies’ memories

     
    Even for the stars of “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” the film's impressive visual scale can come […]...
  • ‘Hobbit’: Lee Pace, Richard Armitage salute Peter Jackson’s ‘Battle’ vision

     
    Of all the visually striking sequences in “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” one of the most arresting […]...
  • Reality TV facing its own reality: a ratings slump

    Reality TV facing its own reality: a ratings slump
    Just a few years ago, underemployed TV writers were complaining that reality programming was taking over their industry. Now the scribes are having their revenge: Unscripted programming is mired in an unexpected slump. Onetime smashes such as...
  • Character actors take center stage on TV in 2014

    Character actors take center stage on TV in 2014
    As we approach a new year, television is a tangle of trends: Networks began "unbundling" their streaming services from their television channels. New (and old) platforms broke ground with scripted series — "Transparent" put Amazon in the Emmy's race...
  • Local athletes to attend 'Unbroken' screening to honor fellow Olympian

    Local athletes to attend 'Unbroken' screening to honor fellow Olympian
    After Louis Zamperini was inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in 2008, the Near West Side museum said his story could "very easily be the screenplay for a blockbuster hit." Now a group of Chicago-area Olympians is gathering...
  • 'Walking Dead,' Oscars, Grammys and Super Bowl top TV's most-tweeted list

    'Walking Dead,' Oscars, Grammys and Super Bowl top TV's most-tweeted list
    Here's another 2014 victory for "The Walking Dead": The AMC drama ranks as TV's most-tweeted series by a wide margin. According to stats released Monday by Nielsen, the zombie saga this year generated an average of 576,000 tweets per episode (with the...
  • TV Review: BBC America's 'The Game'

    "The Game" uses a familiar rulebook, which isn't to say this BBC America period spy drama isn't worth playing. Low-key to the point of sleepy, the three previewed chapters of the six-episode series pursue a cat-and-mouse battle of wits between British and...
  • 'The Walking Dead' spinoff to be set in L.A.

    'The Walking Dead' spinoff to be set in L.A.
    Watch out, Los Angeles. A zombie apocalypse is coming for you. "The Walking Dead" spinoff will be taking over L.A., Variety has confirmed. The pilot, which will be shot in early 2015, will be set on the West Coast, though it has not been confirmed where...
  • 'Inherent Vice' a trippy beach noir set in '70s L.A.

    "Inherent Vice," Paul Thomas Anderson's trippy, trenchant satire, is very much a creature of Thomas Pynchon's biting deconstruction of the final daze of peace, love and understanding that gives the film its inspiration and its name. Joaquin Phoenix...
  • Sony pulls 'The Interview' amid threats from hackers

    Sony pulls 'The Interview' amid threats from hackers
    Sony said it is canceling the Christmas Day release of "The Interview" after movie theater chains — including the owners of a half-dozen cinemas in the Lehigh Valley — announced Wednesday they were scrapping plans to show the North Korea...
  • Cecil B. DeMille -- the greatest filmmaking showman rediscovered!

    "EGYPT! EGYPT! Always Egypt. But my Caesar is gone, my lover is dead!" That was the delicious Claudette Colbert in Cecil B. DeMille's 1934 opulent, witty "Cleopatra." (Claudette/Cleo was reacting to the death of Julius Caesar. Her faithful handmaidens,...