| Jun 12, 2014
Toothless it's not.
In a world of sequels, reboots and franchise industry economics dictating that creativity is encouraged but not required, the DreamWorks Animation offering "How to Train Your Dragon 2" looks, feels and flows like a real movie. It's...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
“I’m not a bad girl, I’m just drawn that way.” – Jessica Rabbit
The nature of fairy tales and how they are told is a central theme in Disney’s MALEFICENT, starring Angelina Jolie (Tomb Raider, Mr. & Mrs. Smith),...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
It's a sequel slugfest at the multiplexes this weekend as "How to Train Your Dragon 2" and "22 Jump Street" battle for no. 1 at the box office.
Both films will capitalize on residual goodwill for the first installments in the franchise, and should...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 4:39 PM
A 20-year-old Bowie man has been arrested and charged with the May 24 detonation of a "bottle-bomb" at a Prince George's County movie theater. Authorities are investigating whether he is responsible for other detonations around the region including one at...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Temperatures are finally expected to crack the 80s this week, and it’s Movie in the Park time again in Allentown. The city will kick of its 2014 season at Arts Park with a Friday showing of “Frozen” starring Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Angelina Jolie's return to the big screen as a fairy-tale villain is likely to break "X-Men's" box-office spell as "Maleficent" hits theaters this weekend.
Disney's $180-million attempt to humanize the "Sleeping Beauty" antagonist is expected to gross...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:05 AM
Conviction is the word that keeps coming to mind in watching "Heaven Is for Real," the latest faith-based film to debut this Passover-Easter season.
It is there in Todd Burpo's story of his 4-year-old son's near-death experience, which the Nebraska...
| May 11, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Executives at Universal Pictures may be breaking out the red plastic cups.
The studio's R-rated comedy "Neighbors" far exceeded industry expectations at the domestic box office this weekend, debuting with $51.1 million, according to an estimate from...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Partly it's the granite chin, and the ever-so-slightly self-congratulatory grin just above it. Partly it's his signature role, the duplicitous hollow man Don Draper on "Mad Men," the role Jon Hamm has been fortunate enough to explore the past few years....
| May 6, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Three Central Florida residents are in Hollywood today for the world premiere of "Million Dollar Arm," but they will be doing more than watching Disney's latest sports movie.
Collin Franklin and Brandon Otto, both from Kissimmee, are joined by Neal...
| 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...