| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:59 PM
Debora Bell would be glad "if 3-D went away."
The Rockville printer is just the kind of filmgoer Hollywood wants to keep happy. Her family goes to movies every week. They get to the first screenings they can, usually at the 3-D-equipped AMC Columbia or...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 9:20 AM
The AMC Hampton Towne Center 24 will offer a special screening of "Cars 2" 10 a.m. Saturday, July 2, in partnership with The Autism Society.
It's part of a series billed as Sensory Friendly Films. According to AMC, "The program provides a special...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:26 AM
n is synonymous with excellence. I myself regard the "Toy Story" series, "Ratatouille," and "Up" as some of the greatest films of all time.
I have love for their other films as well, and most people agree with me when I say that Pixar has...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:41 PM
"Cars 2" runs out of gas long before it runs out of running time. This sequel qualifies as the rare Pixar misfire. Unlike the wit and warmth of such animated favorites as the "Toy Story" series and "Wall-E," "Cars 2" seems cold and shrill.
One reason why...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:44 PM
Disney and Pixar are known for high quality family films. "Wall-E," "Finding Nemo" and "The Incredibles" all generated more than $500 million in ticket sales. But the legendary "Toy Story" franchise may be the gold standard of this genre. These films have...
| Jul 2, 2011
No man forgets his first love.
My first love was considerably older, and cost me $25. My father paid the bill in an effort to make a man of me.
It was a 1949 Olds coupe. What did you think I was talking about? Get your mind out of the gutter.
| Jul 1, 2011
Transformers: Dark of the Moon *1/2
Michael Bay sigue empeñado en disparar la adrenalina de los espectadores a punta de balas y explosiones, descuidando lo que verdaderamente genera emoción en la audiencia: un buen argumento. Transformers: Dark of the...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 9:49 AM
HAMPTON — The Drenning family watched a movie together at a theater for the very first time Saturday.
Gareth, 13, is severely autistic, mother Karen Drenning said.
"We're afraid of taking him to a regular movie theater because he might aggravate...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:23 PM
"Bad Teacher" (R). Cameron Diaz stars in this comedy centered around a foul-mouthed junior high teacher. With Justin Timberlake, Jason Segel, Lucy Punch and John Michael Higgins. TownMall Cinemas (11:30 a.m., 1:50, 5:00, 7:50, 10:10)
| Jul 7, 2011
A little more than a year ago, the makers of "Zookeeper" took the Kevin James comedy to the AMC Ontario Mills 30 multiplex for a test screening. The talking-animals film had been scheduled to be released in October 2010, but the Sony Pictures brass were...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 4:52 AM
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