| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Not many moviegoers know the play, but the 1948 Moss Hart comedy "Light Up the Sky" concerns the painful birth of a Broadway-bound post-apocalyptic allegory called "The Time Is Now." It may well be a work of genius. It may also be a pretentious stiff...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Herbert L. Kloiber's TMG has acquired the rights for German-speaking Europe to "The Shannara Chronicles" from Sonar Entertainment.
The series is based on the bestselling books by fantasy author Terry Brooks. Al Gough and Miles Millar, who...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:27 PM
It's good to be Iron Man — Robert Downey Jr. once again leads Forbes' list of top-earning actors.
The movie star came in first for the second year in a row, the financial mag said, raking in an additional $75 million between June 2013 and June...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Robert Downey Jr. can be one sassy lady -- at least, on a poster.
The Hollywood superstar is the Internet's newest favorite meme thanks to an 18-year-old in Pennsylvania who pasted the "Iron Man" actor's face onto classic pinup girl art.
The result is...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Despite losing the Friday race to Universal's horror actioner "Dracula Untold," "Gone Girl" is headed for its second consecutive box office win. Fox's thriller looks to draw blood with $26 million this weekend, while "Dracula" is close behind with a $24...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
There are worse descriptions, as actor typecasting goes, than "wisecracking superhero."
Then again, if you're Robert Downey Jr. and colorful descriptions are what you trade in, it could start to feel a little bit limiting.
The wheel turns quickly in...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Families of the world, unite. It's safe to return to the television, together.
For years, television has been criticized by many for being too violent, too sex-obsessed, too adult. The official "family viewing hour" disappeared in 1977, and by the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
For the second year in a row, "Iron Man" Robert Downey Jr. tops the Forbes annual list of highest earning actors with an estimated $75 million since June 2013, the same amount that Forbes estimated the year before.
Downey Jr.'s "Iron Man 3" crossed the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:45 AM
If you closed your eyes for only a moment or two, you would have bet money — maybe a lot of it — that Robert Downey Jr. was once again playing Tony Stark.
The 49-year-old actor was in full-throttle "Iron Man" mode: riffing rapidly, almost...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As credits rolled on "Guardians of the Galaxy," a thought came to mind: Everybody at Marvel slapping high-fives should be forced to watch the movie with someone who is unfamiliar with the comics, then quiz them regarding what happened -- or who exactly...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Indio Falconer Downey, the son of actor Robert Downey Jr., has been charged with felony cocaine possession after being arrested in West Hollywood during a traffic stop.
He also was charged with misdemeanor possession of a smoking device in connection...