| 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...
| 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 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...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant "Transformers" robots out of the top spot on U.S. and Canadian movie charts.
The 3D "Apes" movie collected $73...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"IN PHOTOGRAPHY there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality," -- Alfred Stieglitz
OUR GOOD Scots Presbyterian pal, who just happens to be the genius photographer Harry Benson, has had his darling wife, Gigi, send us some photos...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
For the second year in a row, "Iron Man" Robert Downey Jr. tops the Forbes annual list of highest earning actors with an estimated $75 million since June 2013, the same amount that Forbes estimated the year before.
Downey Jr.'s "Iron Man 3" crossed the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Watching a Michael Bay movie is like being kidnapped and locked without earplugs in the engine room of a diesel-powered submarine going full speed ahead. You're subjected to a mind-numbing cacophony of metallic noise while having no perception of where...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:05 AM
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" collected $36.4 million in ticket sales over the three-day July 4 weekend, storming ahead of new films "Tammy," "Deliver Us From Evil" and "Earth to Echo" to lead the U.S. and Canadian box office for a second...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:37 AM
The Fourth of July weekend might have brought fireworks, but the holiday box office didn’t close with a big bang.
With no new popcorn blockbusters opening, “Transformers: Age of Extinction” easily triumphed.
The fourth entry in...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:04 AM
The Fourth of July went off like a dud at the box office, as the Michael Bay sequel “Transformers: Age of Extinction” and the Melisa McCarthy comedy “Tammy” led the weakest summer holiday weekend in at least a decade.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Three summers ago "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" proved it's possible to reboot a franchise while avoiding that sinking feeling of movie capitalism at its dumbest.
Now, in a disappointing July dominated with a shrug by "Transformers: Age of...