| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:51 AM
Director John Landis was all smiles amid the screams and assorted terror at the opening of Universal's Halloween Horror Nights. The man behind 1981's "An American Werewolf in London" had a hand in the haunted house based on that movie and was relishing...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Sacha Baron Cohen is in early talks to join the cast of Disney's sequel to "Alice in Wonderland," "Through the Looking Glass."
Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska will return for the "Alice" sequel, which will be directed by "The Muppets" helmer James Bobin....
| Jan 4, 2014
CHATHAM, England — Rope making? Eye rolling. But I was so wrong.
I didn't come to Chatham, about 30 miles southeast of London, to find out how to make rope. I came in search of Trixie, Jenny and Chummy — or at least the hangouts of these...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:30 AM
When the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced its nominations last month, the biggest surprise was that there were no surprises. There were no obvious, ratings-driven nods to celebrities, no left-field recognition to performances no one else found...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The haters are alive with "The Sound of Music Live!" -- and NBC's live-musical star Carrie Underwood is quickly learning that there's no way to stop them.
The former "American Idol" winner, who played governess and would-be nun Maria Von Trapp, was...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Come Super Bowl Sunday, this year's crop of movie commercials won't be the only ads with connections to the world of movies. At least five spots from car companies — traditionally big players in Super Bowl advertising — will feature...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:47 PM
The massively popular mega-musicals of the 1980s — a list dominated by "Les Miserables," "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Miss Saigon" — are returning to Broadway and the touring circuit in new and rethought stagings. "Les Miserables" just...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:06 PM
After previously announcing "Les Miserables" would be the headliner of its upcoming season, Orlando Shakespeare Theater has announced the rest of the shows planned for 2014-15. Among them: The classic "To Kill a Mockingbird" and two Shakespeare offerings,...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Maybe this is true of most films worth revisiting. But each time I see "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" after a few years have passed, its qualities and cumulative impact are never quite what I remembered. It's a tougher-minded creation than its reputation...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried, who has never been afraid to say exactly what she thinks is on the cover of W Magazine's April issue in which she talks about how much she enjoys doing sex scenes in her movies. The......
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried is set to star in Seth MacFarlane's follow-up to his 2012 hit R-rated comedy "Ted." Seyfried will be the female lead in "Ted 2" which brings back Mark Wahlberg as John Bennet and his best friend,......