| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:39 PM
It's a big weekend for composer John Williams. Not only is he conducting his annual concert at the Hollywood Bowl -- "John Williams: Maestro of the Movies," Friday and Saturday evenings with special guest narrator Julie Andrews -- the Hollywood Museum...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The fourth installment of the "Jurassic Park" series is back on the schedule with Universal Pictures announcing Tuesday evening that "Jurassic World" in 3-D will bow on June 12, 2015.
Steven Spielberg, who directed the first two films in the series,...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
"Mrs. Doubtfire" is getting a sequel: After more than 20 years, Robin Williams will be dusting off the floral-print dress, silvery wig and latex mask.
Fox 2000 is developing a follow-up to the 1993 comedy hit, with Williams and director Chris Columbus...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:05 AM
In Georgia, in this land of cotton, Civil War battlefields, and big mess of traffic in Atlanta, it's hard to imagine that dinosaurs once roamed these hills of red clay millions of years ago.
But roam, they did, something I didn't really learn until I...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:25 PM
The new 3-D nature tale "Walking With Dinosaurs" is nothing like its predecessors.
I don't mean the creatures of the Jurassic Period, which came before the Cretaceous Period that is the movie's staging ground.
Not the "Jurassic Park" period either,...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Their yellow, begoggled faces have covered billboards, blanketed toy store shelves, appeared in music videos and mobile games. So it's only logical that family cinema's ubiquitous, gibberish-speaking stars, the minions of "Despicable Me," now have their...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 12:45 PM
After a hoax report that Wayne Knight had died in a traffic accident near the New York–Pennsylvania border, the actor who played Newman on "Seinfeld" and a treacherous techie in "Jurassic Park" took humorously to his Twitter account to dispel the...