| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Glance at this year’s lineup for Comic-Con International, the massive pop culture confab that draws roughly 130,000 fans to San […]...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:10 AM
"The Wolverine" marks Hugh Jackman's sixth movie appearance as the clawed antihero of the same name, and film critics agree the 44-year-old actor has maintained his edge. But while many reviewers are commending Jackman for bringing depth to the character,...
| Jul 25, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
I could say I liked “The Wolverine,” but I'd be lying. I could say I didn't like “The Wolverine,” but I'd be lying.
No, the latest attempt to give Mr. Pointyhands his own franchise (following 2010’s...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:52 PM
If you're looking forward to a film about a North American weasel or a fullback from the University of Michigan, look elsewhere. However, unless you've been on a meditative retreat for the last decade and a half, you doubtless already know that "The...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:25 AM
By now even the most cautious observer has come to admit that this has been one of the most topsy-turvy U.S. moviegoing summers in years. Overall revenue numbers are up by double digits over last summer--yet many studios are bleeding hundreds of...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hollywood began to take interest in Elmore Leonard, who died Tuesday, nearly 60 years ago. But back then he wasn't writing the crime novels he became famous for; he focused on western short stories and novels.
Here's a look at some of his earliest...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Hollywood always loved Elmore Leonard. The prolific novelist-screenwriter, who died Tuesday at age 87, didn't always return the affection.
Over the course of Leonard's six-decade do-si-do with the entertainment industry, his plain-spoken prose...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:59 PM
To the list of standard truisms advanced by Hollywood movies — money can't buy happiness, beauty doesn't ensure love — "The Wolverine" is eager to add another certainty: comic book heroes are forever grumbling about their lot in life.
| May 18, 2011
| 6:24 AM
America's most-watched network, CBS, revealed its plans for the 2011-12 season Wednesday, introducing five news series and moving "CSI" and "The Good Wife" to new nights.
"CSI" will move to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, while "The Good Wife" will air at 8 p.m....
| May 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
CBS unveiled three new dramas on Wednesday, including a modern-day updating of Sherlock Holmes called "Elementary" starring Jonny lee Miller and Lucy Liu; a 1960s-set crime drama called "Vegas" created by Nicholas Pileggi and starring Dennis Quaid and...