| May 5, 2015
| 8:50 AM
Handy instructions to make a Hollywood blockbuster: 1) Never kill the dog. 2) Actresses 40-plus play judge/mom/spinster. 3) Franchises skip the Law of Diminishing Returns.
At present, Rule 3 is the key.
The biggest films headed our way this summer...
| May 7, 2015
| 7:38 AM
LAKE BUENA VISTA — Aunque ya ha pasado más de año y medio desde que la película fue estrenada, la popularidad de los personajes de Frozen no se ha descongelado — por lo contrario, el muñeco de nieve Olaf está presente cada vez que Disney habla...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 10:20 AM
In a summer movie season chock-full of world-saving superheroes, rampaging dinosaurs, globetrotting spies and time-traveling cyborg assassins, it seems that outsize action set pieces are all but required. Now Disney's sci-fi adventure "Tomorrowland" has...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 7:08 AM
Epcot visitors now can get a sneak peek at "Tomorrowland," an upcoming Disney film starring George Clooney. Here are five relatively-spoiler-free things to know about the preview, which run throughout the day.
+ Remember, it's just a peek, not a full-...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 3:30 AM
What a difference eight years makes.
In the campaign for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination, Hollywood's loyalties were divided between Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama.
This time, Clinton is expected to face little primary competition...
| May 1, 2015
| 12:14 PM
Epcot will play host to a sneak preview of the upcoming Disney-Pixar film "Inside Out" beginning May 30.
It will replace the current featured preview of "Tomorrowland," starring George Clooney. The last day of that preview will be May 24. (The film...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 7:35 AM
When Iron Man and his band of merry do-gooders start smashing box office records at the multiplex this weekend with "Avengers: Age of Ultron," the clamor will ring in the official start of the summer movie season. Between now and Labor Day, Hollywood will...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 6:52 AM
"I'll be back," the line Arnold Schwarzenegger first uttered more than 30 years ago in that indelible manly monotone, belongs to the Terminator, of course. But it also might as well be the official slogan of the summer movie season.
It's the time of...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 8:23 AM
The setting of the upcoming film "Tomorrowland" may draw more inspiration from Epcot than its namesake land inside Magic Kingdom.
A recent video released by Disney Parks takes a look at how the new film was inspired by Walt Disney and his futuristic...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:42 AM
Theme-park things aren't always what they seem.
And I can't always blame the Internet.
I went to Epcot to check out a few developments, updates and rumors. First stop: The Canadian Lumberjacks.
I had seen a photo on Twitter with a female member of...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 6:20 AM
As summer movies loom, 10 questions ... and 10 answers. (Note that all release dates are tentative.)
1. Will the new 'Avengers' movie be as big as the last one?
"The Avengers" opened May 4, 2012, and ultimately grossed more than $623 million...