| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
** (out of four)
Have you seen the annoying new TNT drama promos that end by saying “Boom”? “Transformers: Age of Extinction” is like that. Throughout the movie, which at a whopping 165 minutes is more than twice as long as...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Big-budget summer movies these days tend to fall into two categories. There's the slate-wiping reboot that deletes all that came before ("Godzilla" and its ilk) and the keep-the-mojo-going sequel that hopes to build (and build and build) on existing...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:26 AM
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" has begun its box-office fight.
The Paramount Pictures film grossed a studio-estimated $8.75 million in ticket sales in the United States on Thursday night, marking a robust start in its race to become the biggest box-...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Partly it's the granite chin, and the ever-so-slightly self-congratulatory grin just above it. Partly it's his signature role, the duplicitous hollow man Don Draper on "Mad Men," the role Jon Hamm has been fortunate enough to explore the past few years....
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Michael K. Williams is set to co-star with Queen Latifah in the HBO telepic "Bessie."
Mo'Nique, "Treme" actress Khandi Alexander and Charles S. Dutton are also on board with Dee Rees writing and directing the pic.
Story is based on the true story of...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried will be a guest on "The Tonight Show" starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:35 p.m. today on NBC. Seyfried is making the rounds promoting the raunchy Western comedy "A Million Ways to Die in the West" coming......
| May 20, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Michael Jace didn't have a prominent role in FX's gritty police drama "The Shield, but his character stood out.
Jace brought a low-key intensity and charisma to his role as rookie LAPD Officer Julien Lowe, whose religious convictions clashed with his...
| 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...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
School's out - and the parade of hot new theatricals that enjoyed success at the box office earlier this year has officially begun.
No wonder, then, that the three top-selling discs during the week ending June 8 are all new releases: Universal Studios'...
| 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...