| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Sony Pictures says its reboot of the 1990 Arnold Schwarzenegger hit "Total Recall" is far different from the original, but it may have one unfortunate thing in common with its predecessor: its opening weekend box-office gross.
Over two decades ago,...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 11:15 AM
I had low expectations for the remake of"Total Recall,"one of my favorite movies. And it appears that they have been met.
The movies are based on the great Philip K. Dick's 1966 short story "We Can Remember It For You Wholesale." Dick was asci-fi master,...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:43 AM
The top questions my friends at racquetball asked me about the reboot.
n Did they have a prostitute with three breasts? Yes.
n Did they have an awesome chick fight, the way Sharon Stone and that other woman did in the first? Yep. And the...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:41 PM
"The Amazing Spider-Man" (PG-13). A radioactive spider bite gives Peter Parker super powers, and he also embarks on a quest to learn the truth about his parents. With Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Sally Field and Martin Sheen....
| Aug 5, 2012
| 9:00 AM
"Total Recall" didn't prove memorable enough to beat "The Dark Knight Rises" at the box office, as the Batman flick claimed the No. 1 position for the third consecutive weekend.
The final entry in Christopher Nolan's superhero trilogy took in an...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:29 PM
"The Bourne Legacy" (PG-13). The actions of Jason Bourne have consequences for another man with a similar secret background. With Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Joan Allen, Albert Finney. TownMall Cinemas (1:00, 4:00, 7:00, 10:00...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:07 PM
The Walt Disney Studios unveiled the release dates of several highly anticipated movies to hit theaters this year and 2014.
“Saving Mr. Banks,” starring Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson and Colin Farrell, will be widely released on Dec. 20. The...
| May 23, 2013
The hopeful title of "Epic" suggests big things in a way that a more accurate title, such as "How to Train Your Hummingbird," would not. The animated result isn't bad. It's an adequate baby sitter. But where's the allure in telling the truth? Twentieth...
| Mar 8, 2013
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Following "Stoker" and last year's "Bernie," "Dead Man Down" marks the second time in two weeks and the third time in 10 months that a movie has featured a dead body in a freezer. Criminals need new storage ideas. Perhaps they'd enjoy a...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Blockbuster-starved studios rarely reach Hollywood's Emerald City, but Walt Disney Studios appears headed there this weekend.
The studio's $200-million-plus 3-D production is set to open this weekend with a massive gross of about $90 million,...