| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
It's not just that the Autobots look more distinctive and easier to tell apart than ever in "Transformers: Age of Extinction" -- as Optimus Prime never tires of reminding us, these robots have actual souls. So who cares if the human characters are even...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:56 PM
A 54-year-old acting coach has been charged in connection with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, authorities said Thursday night.
Cameron Thor is accused of assaulting the girl in the spring of 2008 in a secluded area of Agoura Hills, according to...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Strenuous spoiler avoidance has been maintained in most stories about "The Signal" since its premiere to ecstatic praise at the Sundance Film Festival in January. Even descriptions of the movie's genre and tone are less than straightforward.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:13 AM
For many moviegoers, Richard Attenborough will be best remembered as an avuncular, white-bearded presence in films such as "Jurassic Park" and "Miracle on 34th Street." But the late British actor and director, who died Sunday at age 90, had a long and...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Force is coming to Walt Disney Concert Hall in September.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s gala season-opening concert will feature music from “Star Wars” as well as a video projection using concept art from the Lucasfilm archive.
| Aug 21, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Flipping through vintage Valley Suns in late July to assemble items for the August “10-20-30” history articles, my eyes fell on a story published Aug. 20, 1964 that featured a local 17-year-old filmmaker who had directed and produced four 10-...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The latest haunted house unveiled for this fall's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando will have a purpose beyond creeping out visitors.
It also will help Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment promote their new movie, "Dracula Untold,"...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Robin Williams, the Oscar-winning actor and comedian who died Monday at age 63 of an apparent suicide, was a prolific and dynamic screen presence who left his mark on a diverse assortment of films. His performances were often marked by dynamic...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
While much has been written about 2015 as a perfect storm of tentpoles, including sequels to "Star Wars," "The Avengers," "Mission: Impossible," "The Hunger Games," "Jurassic Park," "Fast & Furious" and "Terminator," 2017 is shaping up to become a...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 3:03 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Richard Attenborough, who was honored for his helming and production of the 1982 Oscar best picture "Gandhi" but was best known to American audiences for his role in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" and its first sequel as...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 6:33 PM
As news spread Sunday that Richard Attenborough had died at age 90, the film world responded with remembrances of him as both an "amazing actor" and the Academy Award-winning director behind "Gandhi."
Though younger generations might know him for his...