| May 29, 2014
| 1:20 PM
"A Million Ways to Die in the West" is a grim vanity project for, by and about its creator, "Family Guy" guru Seth MacFarlane, determined here to prove himself capable of carrying his own movie in a romantic-comic leading role. He hits his marks; he's...
| May 31, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Universal, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98
Available on VOD June 3.
In June 2005, a SEAL team attempted to take out Taliban forces in the Afghanistan mountains, but when their position was accidentally uncovered, they were unable to call for...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Maybe Seth MacFarlane is better heard, not seen.
The "Family Guy" creator's R-rated Western comedy "A Million Ways to Die in the West" disappointed at the box office, grossing $17.1 million through Sunday domestically and thus missing opening weekend...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:26 AM
There were about 15 teenagers on what looked like a field trip earlier this month at the John Hancock Center, and not one of them seemed to recognize “Transformers: Age of Extinction” co-stars Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor.
They carried on...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
John Lee Hancock is re-teaming with "The Blind Side" producer Gil Netter to direct an untitled movie about former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra.
Details of the project are being kept under wraps.
Dykstra, a key part of the champion 1986 New...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Paramount Pictures and Western Star trucks are partnering with carpool service Uber to promote "Transformers: Age of Extinction."
Starting today in Dallas, "Transformers" fans and Uber users will have the opportunity to request a ride form the film's...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Paramount's "Transformers: Age of Extinction" is the latest to get the super ticket treatment, thanks to Regal Entertainment.
The theater exhibitor is offering moviegoers the option to pay $15 (in addition to the price of admission) to get a super ticket...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:00 PM
"Third Person," the latest interlocking puzzle from Paul Haggis, is about love. But it's not a soft and fuzzy sort of love. As Leona Lewis put it in the pop hit a few years ago, it's the "you cut me open and I keep bleeding, keep keep bleeding" sort....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:55 AM
The box office slaying that was “A Million Ways to Die in the West” — just $17 million and third place on its opening weekend — would seem to be a dramatic blow to Seth MacFarlane. In fact, it’s just the latest pothole in the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Before "Transformers 4" pounds into cinemas next week (sorry, "Transformers: Age of Extinction"), let us take a moment to step back and consider a much smaller, 25-minute film from Chicago-based critic Kevin B. Lee called "Transformers: The Premake,"...
| 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...