| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The last time Jared Leto returned to the big screen, for what would be his Oscar-winning role in "Dallas Buyers Club," he hadn't acted in more than five years. Next time he may not wait so long.
Leto is in early talks to star in Julius Onah's...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
If marketers didn't have enough to worry about as they start to position movies against sequels in the "Star Wars," "The Avengers" and "Jurassic Park" franchises, the videogame industry has some serious competition of its own coming out in 2015.
| 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...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Oscar victories for "12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" and "Dallas Buyers Club" transcend their combined 13 trophies; they offer examples of successful risk-taking in subject matter, technology and funding.
1. Don't underestimate films about the black...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:56 AM
An Ebay auction 65 million years in the making ended earlier today when a raptor crate used in 'Jurassic Park' sold for more than $100,000.
A collector in Switzerland had the highest bid on the movie prop from the 1993 Steven Spielberg blockbuster,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Southland Lumber & Supply Co., one of the leading suppliers of lumber to the entertainment industry, is shutting down next week after nearly seven decades in business — another casualty of runaway production.
The closing of the Inglewood company,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:21 AM
Velociraptors may be long extinct, but the crate that held the prehistoric killers in "Jurassic Park" is up for sale.
Theme Park Connection, an Orlando-based company that resells Disney souvenirs and movie props, listed the original crate from the...
| 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.
| May 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Cannes Film Festival has always provided the perfect stage to make propitious announcements given the insatiable appetite of the world press that gathers in the South of France each year for the celebrated event. But even Cannes veterans were...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:13 PM
A 355-foot-tall lizard is poised to crush box-office rivals this weekend as Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures' "Godzilla" arrives in theaters.
The $160-million film could gross around $70 million in ticket sales in the United States and Canada through...