| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:55 AM
A few days before I read his latest novel, I saw Marcus Sakey sitting with a bunch of other local crime writers at a tavern in the Printers Row neighborhood. They looked as companionable as if they were brothers or members of a 16-inch softball team. Such...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The Jackie Robinson biopic "42" scored the top spot on the DVD and Blu-ray sales chart in its first week in release. The film, starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie, outpaced "Evil Dead," this year's remake of the tongue-in-cheek horror classic...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:33 AM
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation," starring Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis and Channing Tatum, is dominating in home entertainment. The big-budget action film from Paramount is the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc title, as well as the top rental.
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:25 AM
"Her," "12 Years a Slave" and "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" are among the nominees for the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards.
Nominated Wednesday for excellence in contemporary film were Suzy Benzinger for "Blue Jasmine," Casey Storm for "Her,"...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In what amounts to a second chance to get some awards love after being locked out of the Academy's score nominees for "The Master" this past year, composer Jonny Greenwood is among the five who will vie for best original film score of the year at the 13th...
| Mar 17, 2013
If Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful" continues to be a tornado at the ticket counter (opening weekend saw $80.3 million in domestic ticket sales, making it the most successful 2013 release to date), the inhabitants of the Emerald City aren't the only...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:07 AM
After the coffee. Before the flight to a rainy New York City.
The Skinny: By the time most of you read this I'll be in the air on my way to the Big Apple for the broadcast upfronts and real pizza. I'm listening to "The Boxer" as I write this just to...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:42 AM
“The Dark Knight Rises” might have been the most watched movie trailer on YouTube this year, but with 2013 just ......
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:02 AM
“The Wizard of Oz” is one of the most beloved movies of all time, so it's a bold move to ......
| Feb 4, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Time Warner saluted “The Walking Dead” — coming back on Sunday — with a Super Bowl commercial that showed the ......
| Mar 7, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Sam Raimi's “Oz the Great and Powerful” gives each of the Ozian ladies her turn in the spotlight. Benevolent witch ......