| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:05 AM
Running out of kidnapped relatives for Liam Neeson's ex-CIA killing machine to rescue, scribes Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen turn him into a fugitive framed for murder in "Taken 3," a mind-numbing, crash-bang misfire that abandons chic European...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:50 PM
The life of wiry, gifted pugilist Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao is serious rags-to-the-ring-to-riches fare, a life that's climbed from war-afflicted poverty to sports history — with 10 world championship titles. He's even a congressman in his native...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:00 PM
As Oscar Season winds up, it's time to consider the weighty films that have strategically timed their release to keep them fresh in mind as ballots are cast.
"Unbroken"? Yes, a historical epic directed by Angelina Jolie would fall into that category....
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:30 AM
"IT'S LIKE an old movie star. You're really creating an eyelid. It's also Greta Garbo makeup and Marlene Dietrich. That's why, with these kind of eyes, you can never do Botox. I did it once, and it was awful ... you look like some relative that nobody...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:55 AM
Mark Walberg and his dirty-mouthed teddy bear "Ted" return for "Ted 2."
Directed by Seth MacFarlane, the movie picks up when the first one left off. And that film went on to become one of the highest grossing R-rated comedies ever.
Ted, voiced by...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:09 PM
A director likes to be in control -- it’s basically in the job description. The same could be said for a politician, particularly one who’s been leader of the free world. Put the two together on one project and, well, there’s no...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 10:41 AM
In what’s appearing to be true Johnny Depp fashion, his lead role in the newly released “Mortdecai” couldn’t muster the numbers to take over Friday’s box office. In fact, it barely cracked the Top 10 while “American...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Liam Neeson is back in action in "Taken 3," reprising his role as a former black-ops agent who's settled down as a lethally protective dad. According to film critics, however, neither a plot shakeup nor Neeson's "very particular set of skills" are...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:40 AM
"You've got to be taught/ To be afraid/ Of people whose eyes/ Are oddly made/ And people whose skin is a different shade./ You've got to be carefully taught."
— Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, from "South Pacific"
Long before anyone ever...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:43 AM
Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" has already surpassed tracking expectations for the holiday weekend, pulling in a projected $90.2 million in the U.S. and Canada from Friday through Sunday.
The war drama is poised to add about $15 million Monday,...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:12 AM
In French, the phrase "force majeure" literally means "a greater force." The title of Eddie Izzard's latest and grandest comedy tour is thus well chosen. Few people can impersonate an angry turtle like Eddie Izzard.
To lawyers, "force majeure" can...