| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Guillermo del Toro, director of the forthcoming sci-fi picture "Pacific Rim," had a† very specific set of parameters for the movie's visuals.
For starters, the filmmaker, whose directing credits include "Pan's Labyrinth" and "Hellboy," knew what he...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:37 AM
AMC theaters are offering a $3 summer movie series for adults.
The series started Monday, June 24. Through Wednesday, June 26, moviegoers can catch The Dark Knight Rises at 10 p.m. for $3. Other movies included in the summer series are Django Unchained,...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:43 AM
It's brawn-plus as the elite military unit battles the latest scheme by the evil organization COBRA in this latest live-action adventure inspired by the long-popular toy line. Channing Tatum returns as one of the operatives mystified by some decisions...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:19 PM
The gig: Todd Tucker, 38, is co-founder and president of Illusion Industries Inc., a special effects makeup company in Los Angeles. He helped create the Brad Pitt baby in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and the pirates in the "Pirates of the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:33 AM
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation," starring Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis and Channing Tatum, is dominating in home entertainment. The big-budget action film from Paramount is the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc title, as well as the top rental.†
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Major Hollywood studios have resolved a tax dispute in China that has held up hundreds of millions of box-office dollars since 2012.
The months-long dispute centered on a 2% value-added tax that state-owned distributor China Film Group insisted...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The science fiction movie "Oblivion," starring Tom Cruise, soared to the top of the DVD and Blu-ray disc sales chart in its first week in release. The dystopian drama, directed by Joseph Kosinski, had a strong box-office showing in April despite mixed...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:42 PM
A trio of action films took the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray spots last week as the explosion-packed blockbusters from the spring started to hit retail shelves.†
In its first week in release, the White House-set thriller "Olympus Has Fallen" was the No....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The computer-animated fantasy film "Epic" was the best-selling DVD and Blu-ray title in its first week in release, passing the action movies that dominated the previous week's rankings.
"Olympus Has Fallen," a White House-set action movie starring...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:37 PM
A swarm of TV zombies has overwhelmed newly released movies. In its first week in release, the third season of the AMC series "The Walking Dead" was the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray title, beating film titles "The Great Gatsby" and "Pain & Gain."†
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Documentary filmmakers have become Hollywood's hottest farm team: The directors Paul Greengrass (the upcoming "Captain Phillips"), Josť Padilha (the new "RoboCop" remake) and Jon M. Chu ("G.I. Joe: Retaliation") all hail from the nonfiction world....