| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:03 AM
Sylvester Stallone put his spin on the comic-book character a number of years ago, but in the view of many purists, this made-in-3D version is the much more faithful one. Karl Urban ("Star Trek") now has the role of the futuristic judge, jury and...
| Sep 20, 2012
** (out of our)
Two months after people questioned if it was too soon for another Spider-Man (it wasn’t), no one’s complaining about a new Judge Dredd 17 years after the 1995 Sylvester Stallone film.
I don’t think anyone would have...
| Sep 20, 2012
The time-killing carnage in "Dredd 3D" can be assessed all sorts of ways. One depends on how much M-rated gaming you do as a matter of course. If the answer is some, or a lot, you'll likely find "Dredd 3D" up your viscera-strewn alley, because the film...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 3:31 PM
"Game of Thrones" star Alfie Allen, who plays the conflicted Theon Greyjoy, doesn't even know the exact fate of his character in Sunday's Season 2 finale of the HBO hit.
"It's really cool," he told me Friday during a phone conversation. "For some fans it...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:29 AM
"Falling Skies"will invade San Diego Comic Con on July 13, the latest TV series to announce a panel at the giant fan event July 11-15. Last year more than 100 TV shows were represented at SDCC, and this year's list is growing larger every day.
| Nov 24, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Following a well-worn plot line since the mortgage meltdown, actress Lena Headey recently sold her Hollywood Hills West home for 25% less than she paid in 2008.
The updated Midcentury Modern-style home, on about a quarter of an acre, sold for $1.349...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:25 PM
The nerd-epic (and I use that term with the deepest feeling of endearment) "Game of Thrones" is returning next month, and no one is more excited than our friends at Entertainment Weekly (and me!). The magazine has dedicated not one, but four covers to the...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Take any praise heaped on the first season of "Game of Thrones"(8 p.m. Sunday, HBO; 4 stars) double it, and you'll know what's coming in Season 2.
With big-screen quality production values, dynamic acting and beautiful writing, the hit fantasy epic based...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:00 AM
"Homeland" swept the two lead acting drama categories last year. Could another first-year series be poised to duplicate the feat? Let's look at the four drama acting races to see if it might be in the cards.
LEAD ACTOR, DRAMA
Kevin Spacey, "House of...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Vince Vaughn has been a purveyor of lowbrow humor for many years. He tries again as producer, writer and actor in "The Internship." He uses the occasion to renew his "Wedding Crashers" partnership with Owen Wilson.
They play aging, unemployed salesmen...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:58 AM
One of television's most acclaimed current dramas continues its home-video offerings, as this set of the HBO series finds the cruel Joffrey Baratheon (Jack Gleeson) on the Iron Throne - but how long he'll stay there is anyone's guess, since a number of...