| 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...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Fresh off several Oscar nominations, Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper” will likely rise to the top of the box office over the busy Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend.
The war drama, starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller,...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 9:25 AM
Liam Neeson delivered an early box-office punch Thursday night.
The action star's "Taken 3" grossed $1.6 million from pre-weekend evening showings at about 2,500 locations. That's slightly better than the $1.5 million "Taken 2" snatched on its Thursday...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:00 PM
"Taken 3" is so unintentionally hilarious I couldn't help but wonder — do movie contracts carry a humiliation bonus clause these days?
The high-octane action thriller once again features Liam Neeson as the former black ops guy with all those...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:35 AM
Originally announced for a summer 2014 release, Andy and Lana Wachowski's science fiction epic "Jupiter Ascending" opens Feb. 6, following a few reshoots and several months of postproduction effects work. So it won't be long before moviegoers learn the...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Moviegoers were “Taken” again at the box office by Liam Neeson, as his “Taken 3” opened to an estimated $40.4 million in the U.S. and Canada this weekend and pushed the third installment of the “Hobbit” out of first...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences went global with its honorary Governors Awards on Saturday evening in Hollywood, paying tribute to three movie legends — Irish-born actress Maureen O'Hara, Japanese filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki and...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 11:16 AM
After making three "Taken" films and several other "Taken"-like movies, Liam Neeson has his menacing tough guy schtick down pat. And he's willing to use those skills to help others, especially his on-screen daughter, Maggie Grace.
Grace was on "Conan"...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:15 AM
As mankind's time on Earth comes to an end, astronauts travel through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity. With Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. Written by Jonathan Nolan and...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 11:06 AM
The final installment of Liam Neeson's covert operative series, "Taken 3," grossed an estimated $14.7 million from 3,954 movie screens on Friday — for a projected weekend total that will probably top $35 million, well above initial projections of...