| May 28, 2009
| 11:06 AM
There's little doubt what happens to the title character played again by Perry, also the writer, producer and director here as he gets in touch with his feminine side again for this comedy.
Madea hardly is the most docile woman you'll meet, and her...
| Feb 20, 2009
Is that Oscar nominee Viola Davis playing a straight-talking prison preacher in Tyler Perry's latest, Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail?
And Dr. Phil? And Tom Joyner? Steve Harvey? Judge Mathis? The cast of The View?
Perry, the Atlanta-based comedy...
| Feb 21, 2009
Tyler Perry offers something for everyone, whether it fits together or not. "Madea Goes to Jail," the latest addition to writer-director-actor Perry's ever-growing empire, is, by a conservative estimate, two movies squeezed into one.
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:39 PM
A J.R.R. Tolkien dragon will torch the competition as "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" slithers into theaters this weekend.
The 3-D "Hobbit" sequel, starring Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins and Ian McKellen as the wizard Gandalf, is expected to...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Movie theaters breathed fire this weekend as “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” struck box-office gold. The Peter Jackson-directed sequel to last year’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected journey,” raked in a studio-estimated $73....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Starz has cast its lead roles for new basketball comedy series "Survivor's Remorse."
NBA star LeBron James will serve as executive producer for the original series. Mike O'Malley penned the script and will executive produce, along chairman of the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Lionsgate has opted against renewing its first-look deal with with Tyler Perry and his 34th Street Films banner -- in line with a move by Perry to consolidate his operations at his Atlanta headquarters.
Perry has opted to close the Los Angeles office...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Box office observers have long credited Tyler Perry's "Madea" franchise with at least one thing: reliability.
As surely as Christmas comes once a year, a movie with Perry directing himself in drag as the volatile matriarch Mabel "Madea" Simmons is...