| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Compared to prestige-oriented film festivals like Cannes, Toronto or Sundance, the SXSW Film Conference and Festival has always been a freewheeling affair. This year the Austin, Texas-based event has ratcheted up that approach even further by premiering...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:39 AM
As the song from "Meet Me in St. Louis" put it, in a different story context: How can she ignore the boy next door?
She can't! Jennifer Lopez just can't. The boy next door, played by Ryan Guzman, is just too darn hot. Psycho, but hot. And this week,...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:27 AM
When a film actor leaves us before his final work becomes available, it makes for a long, strange goodbye indeed.
The most recent example of this comes from the latest "Hunger Games" movie, "Mockingjay — Part 1." The late Philip Seymour Hoffman,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A crew of 75 people and 55 production vehicles will converge at the Port of Los Angeles this week to stage a gun battle scene for a movie called "Hollywood Adventures."
The project might easily be mistaken for just another studio action movie, except...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Adam Fogelson, the former chairman of Universal Pictures, has been tapped to run the movie division of the new film and television studio founded by producer Robert Simonds. The hire elevates the profile of a fledgling venture that doesn't have a name yet...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:31 AM
"Fast & Furious 7" is getting all fancy on us.
The next installment of Universal's automotive action franchise will feature an appearance by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea, whose electro-dusted single "Fancy" has been an inescapable earworm this summer...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 12:35 PM
The next installment of the "Bourne" spy series has been pushed back nearly a year and will open July 15, 2016. Universal Pictures originally scheduled the yet-untitled film for Aug. 14, 2015.
Jeremy Renner will return in the lead role as Aaron Cross,...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:28 AM
The widow of the driver in the car crash that killed "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker in November has sued Porsche, alleging that faults in the design of the automaker's Carrera GT led to the deadly accident.
The lawsuit was filed Monday on behalf of...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Two men pleaded no contest Tuesday to stealing the roof panel from a Porsche Carrera GT that "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker was riding in when he died in a fiery crash last year in Santa Clarita.
Jameson Brooks Witty, 18, and Anthony Edward Janow,...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Cable giant Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter profit increased 15% as more customers signed up for its high-speed Internet service.
The Philadelphia company added 203,000 high-speed subscribers during the April-June quarter, more than making up for...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:09 PM
After being delayed for several months following the death of its star, it looks likes filming for 'Fast and Furious 7' might finally be wrapping up.
Freedom grad Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson who also stars in the movie, tweeted Tuesday that he was done...