| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A lyric from the title track from New Zealand rocker Neil Finn's new solo album, "Dizzy Heights," crystallizes much of what the erstwhile member of Crowded House, Split Enz and the Finn Brothers is up to on his latest work.
"Help me make up a new sound,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:58 AM
BEIJING -- Peter Jackson, the director of the “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” film series, has lent his personal Gulfstream jet to the team searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Radio New Zealand reported....
| Apr 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
August: Osage County
Starz/Anchor Bay, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99
Available on VOD beginning April 8
Tracy Letts has now had three of his plays adapted into films. Director William Friedkin made the bizarre "Bug" and "Killer Joe" into something as...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:30 AM
After adding a few new attractions over the last several years, including Michael Bay's "Transformers" ride and Peter Jackson's update of King Kong, Universal is making what it calls an "unprecedented" investment in transforming its Hollywood theme park,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Stephen Colbert has made a career out of playing a bombastic conservative commentator, first on "The Daily Show" and for nearly 10 years on "The Colbert Report."
But his next move, succeeding David Letterman on CBS' "The Late Show," might be the toughest...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:59 PM
It's Team Kate for the win! The former Kate Middleton sailed past husband Prince William in a yacht race during their New Zealand tour on Friday.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge set sail with Team New Zealand around Auckland's Waitemata Harbor in...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Peter Jackson's “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” and Alfonso Cuarón's Oscar-nominated “Gravity” are the top contenders at the upcoming […]...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:47 AM
BEIJING – “Robocop” was unable to fend off Peter Jackson’s giant dragon last week at the Chinese box office as “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” took the top spot for the second week in a row. The second installment...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
HONG KONG - DreamWorks' "Need for Speed" is set to race onto mainland China screens from March 14.
In China, where the 3D format remains hugely popular, the actioner is set to be handled by Huaxia Film Distribution and China Film Group.
| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:56 PM
When the Cannes Film Festival announced its official 2014 selection Thursday, journalists and film fans immediately took notice of the most intriguing name on the list: Ryan Gosling.
Gosling—that Oscar nominee, versatile talent, universally...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Lynne Douglas stood frozen some 100 yards shy of the finish line at the Boston Marathon when the second bomb exploded, bringing last year's race to an abrupt and chaotic end.
Today, the Columbia woman will run to overcome that moment.