| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:01 AM
I'm a sucker for nostalgia. And, for that reason, I really liked Monsters University.
It was great to spend time with James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski again, during this prequel to the 2001 hit, Monsters, Inc. Billy Crystal and John Goodman have great...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:25 PM
From Aspen to Tanglewood, summer is the season for classical music festivals. Whether you are an ambitious young musician seeking master classes with world-renowned soloists or just a lover of great music, summer festivals offer something for everyone....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Where have all the blockbusters gone?
That's the question on Hollywood's lips as the summer box office pants its way past midpoint. With less than two months to go, this season's crop of tentpole films look shaky, despite a gorilla-sized $73 million...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Summer months are synonymous with family moviegoing. This year, however, the tide is out on films aimed at young kids.
Last season, the market was flooded with seven all-audience wide releases, including "Despicable Me 2," "Epic" and "Monsters...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When he turned 65, Billy Crystal decided to reprise "700 Sundays," his Tony Award-winning 2004 one-man show. The title refers to the number of Sundays he had with his father, Jack, before he died of a heart attack when Crystal was just 15.
"I never felt...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 3:37 PM
So what are you going to do with those iTunes gift cards you got in your Christmas stocking this past week?
If you have some young Disney fans with iOS devices, there were a lot of fun Disney apps for kids released this year. And they will continue to...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Disney/Buena Vista, $29.99; Blu-ray, $39.99/$45.99/$49.99
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
"Monsters, Inc." always has been one of the most underrated of Pixar's animated features, not getting enough credit for its zippy pace,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:45 AM
"Frozen" directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee got the news in Spanish Thursday morning that the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. had nominated their film for best animated feature: The two had traveled from Dubai to Mexico City to promote the Walt Disney...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Big-studio CG-animated movies "Frozen," and "Monsters University" topped the film categories for the Annie Awards nominations announced Monday, collecting 10 apiece.
But a couple of little-known entries from niche distributor GKIDS also made the cut...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:09 AM
One of the weekend's top box-office performers, Disney's "Frozen," was among the nominees for the 2013 Annie Awards, which are presented by the International Animated Film Society.
The following is a complete list of nominees:
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported a 12% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter, lifted by the performance of its consumer products, studio, and parks and resorts divisions.
The Burbank company posted net income of $1.394 billion for the quarter...