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  • 'Game of Thrones' writers on season finale and why 'All Men Must Die'

     'Game of Thrones' writers on season finale and why 'All Men Must Die'
    Warning — the following article contains major spoilers about the season finale to "Game of Thrones." Wrapping up its fourth season, HBO's "Game of Thrones" has not just avoided toppling under the weight of its own story lines, it's become a...
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame 2015 Honorees Revealed

    Will Ferrell and Melissa McCarthy are among the 30 honorees selected to receive a star on Hollywood's the Walk of Fame in 2015, the Walk of Fame Selection Committee announced Thursday morning. Jennifer Garner, Peter Jackson, Eugenio Derbez, Daniel...
  • From 'Harry Potter' to 'Hunger Games,' How Franchise Fever is Invading Theme Parks

    Lionsgate investors who presumed there was no more value to wring out of "The Hunger Games" beyond its final installment next year got a nice surprise last week. CEO Jon Feltheimer announced a new way to capitalize on the mega-franchise: A touring...
  • From 'Maleficent' to 'Game of Thrones,' a magical time for adults

    At the moment, "Maleficent" and its evil queen are burning up the big screen, and over on HBO, "Game of Thrones" and its Mother of Dragons are on fire too. Sequels to 2012's "Snow White and the Huntsman" and 2010's "Alice in Wonderland" are due in...
  • Reel China: 'Smaug' smokes box office; Oscar films in short supply

    BEIJING -- Smog seems to have helped Smaug at the Chinese box office this last weekend. "The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug," raked in about $33.7 million from Friday to Sunday, consulting firm Artisan Gateway said Tuesday, putting it in first place....
  • Review: 'Devil's Knot' ★★

    Review: 'Devil's Knot' ★&#9733
    If nothing else, the scope of the story of the West Memphis Three/Robin Hood Hills murders should have given "Devil's Knot" director Atom Egoyan pause. A 1993 tragedy compounded by a laughably incompetent police investigation — and the efforts of...
  • Harry Potter Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts' to Hit Theaters Nov. 18, 2016

    Warner Bros. has dated J.K. Rowling's first installment in the Harry Potter spinoff trilogy "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" for Nov. 18, 2016. "Fantastic Beasts" becomes the first title to land on the date -- five days before Disney opens an...
  • Devotees celebrate Tolkien reading day at Forest Park comic shop

    Devotees celebrate Tolkien reading day at Forest Park comic shop
    Among top J.R.R. Tolkien fans, Oak Park resident Beth Potterveld admits she has shortcomings. Her Elvish — the made-up language at the center of Tolkien's works — is only good enough to cobble together a few sentences, she said. But her...
  • Metropolitan FilmExport at 25: Hadida Brothers Build France Distributor Into Major Indie Player

    Metropolitan Filmexport, France's independent distribution leader owned by brothers Samuel and Victor Hadida, has not just survived; it has steadfastly thrived for the past 35 years. Thanks to the Hadida brothers' deep-rooted ties to Hollywood's power...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' ups the ante on super-sequels

    As Hollywood studios continue to mine existing properties and milk their blockbuster franchises, moviegoers have grown accustomed to a seemingly endless parade of sequels, prequels and reboots. Now the superhero epic "X-Men: Days of Future Past,"...
  • Best Monsters

     
    My satirical column Thursday introduced Godzilla to Allentown as the final straw in a disastrous Pennsylvania Society gathering. Some people read way more criticism into this than I intended. I just was so struck by the original news story that......