| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:30 PM
"Into the Woods" has fast become a record-breaking, box-office hit musical with three Golden Globe nominations, a hot-selling soundtrack and kudos from audiences, critics and even fans of the original Broadway show.
For a popular but complicated Stephen...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 11:01 AM
"Into the Woods" is Disney's film version of Stephen Sondheim's award winning play. The plot borrows basic elements from "Cinderella," "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Rapunzel" and "Little Red Riding Hood." These children's stories are represented in several...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Part of the subversive appeal of Stephen Sondheim's musical "Into the Woods" is that it gleefully skewers well-known fairy-tale tropes. It's perhaps a bit ironic, then, that film critics are saying the new big-screen adaptation doesn't quite end happily...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Sony Pictures' controversial comedy "The Interview" began its atypical release with about $1 million in ticket sales from 331 theaters on Christmas Day, the studio estimated.
"The audience reaction was fantastic -- the limited release, in under 10%...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Disney's "Into the Woods" slightly edged out Angelina Jolie-directed drama "Unbroken" at the box office, according to final studio numbers released Monday.
Jolie's film, distributed by Universal, pulled in roughly $46.05 million in its four-day domestic...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Anna Kendrick, who stars as Cinderella in "Into the Woods," Rob Marshall's adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's musical-theater mash-up of seminal Grimm's tales, thinks she knows why we continue to be, well, spellbound by these stories of witches and wolves,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Riot Fest Twitter guy
In 2013: Attempted to get Jesse and the Rippers from “Full House” to play Riot Fest and had to settle for a butter sculpture; managed the most personality-driven festival Twitter handle...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 6:35 PM
For Claire, the privileged and seemingly friendless Angeleno whom Jennifer Aniston plays in "Cake," physical pain has become not just a torment but an organizing principle. It defines her dependence on prescription drugs and on the housekeeper who watches...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Chris Pine is a single man -- rejoice, Pine Nuts!
The "Horrible Bosses 2" and "Into the Woods" actor confirmed his relationship status on Wednesday's episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."
Host DeGeneres put the blue-eyed star on the spot during his...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Imagine a musical in which Cinderella's prince cheats, Red Riding Hood and Rapunzel suffer horrible fates, and Jack (of the Beanstalk fame) nearly brings about the end of civilization: It's not exactly traditional Disney fare.
Yet that's what...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 12:25 PM
A coy early teaser for "Into the Woods" released back in July left some moviegoers wanting -- dare we say wishing for -- a deeper look at Disney's upcoming adaptation of the Stephen Sondheim musical based on the Brothers Grimm fairy tales.
Now a new...