| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Outside of the darkened theater, what use are stand-alone action movie soundtracks such as "The Amazing Spider-Man 2"? As a tool to relive Hollywood action via headphones while pretending to leap tall buildings? To add big-screen drama to, say, the act...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Though its plot and premise are pure science fiction, "Transcendence" goes pleasingly against the genre grain.
A story of the possible perils and pleasures of artificial intelligence that stars Johnny Depp, "Transcendence's" ideas are at least as...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The first time Marc Webb directed a film, just six years ago, there were rarely more than a couple dozen people on set. Outside of a group of Hollywood insiders, no one had any idea what the film, titled "(500) Days of Summer" and budgeted at $7 million,...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:27 AM
As Hollywood's premier power couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie can be spotted at plenty of red carpet galas and charity events, not to mention the pages of countless magazines. The only place you don't see them together? On the big screen.
| May 23, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Joey Ansah might best be known as Desh, the bad guy who went toe-to-toe with Matt Damon's Jason Bourne in […]...
| May 25, 2014
| 8:00 AM
"The Bob Newhart Show: The Complete Series," Shout! Factory, $129.99
The comedy ran for six seasons on CBS in the 1970s, giving the stand-up comedian his best showcase since his early comedy albums. Onstage and on record, Newhart had humorously...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Director Don McKellar had admired Taylor Kitsch's work as a high school football player in the TV series "Friday Night Lights" and as a South African photographer in the 2010 indie "The Bang Bang Club."
Later, Kitsch flexed his well-toned muscles in...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Edge of Tomorrow" stars Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt went globe-trotting Wednesday, touching down in Paris, London and New York City in a red carpet endurance test.
It was part of an ambitious gambit that left the stars of the futuristic thriller greeting...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The man in the backyard carries the tattoos and scars of a fighter. He spins and kicks. Dust flies, a punching bag shimmies on a rusted clothesline. Sweat drips around blue eyes and seeps through a thin beard. The lines on the face show, but barely. He'...
| May 7, 2014
| 9:12 AM
“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” is the latest throwback kids property to get a new turn on the big screen, as Lionsgate and licensing entity Saban Brands announced Wednesday that they’ll be developing another live-action movie based on...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Pablo Fendrik's "El Ardor," an Amazon-set Western action adventure and Participant Media's first investment under its Participant PanAmerica initiative, will play as a Special Screening at this year's Cannes Festival.
The third feature from Fendrik,...