| May 29, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Classic fairy tales usually feature similar character traits and story elements – a damsel in distress, true love, heroes and villains. But what do you get when the hero and villain are one and the same? Maleficent.
Originally appearing in Disney&...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
She is the meanest woman ever to get her own plush toy.
Maleficent, the wicked fairy from "Sleeping Beauty" who condemns the infant Princess Aurora to die, is the protagonist of a new movie starring Angelina Jolie and an unlikely character to boast...
| 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 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 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....
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:20 PM
"Ernest & Celestine," the charming French-Belgium animated film and Oscar contender, is about a bear and a mouse whose artistic tendencies are forever getting them into trouble. Marked as outsiders by their respective societies, an unlikely friendship...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Finally! A comedy that works. An animated film with a look — a kinetic aesthetic honoring its product line's bright, bricklike origins — that isn't like every other clinically rounded and bland digital 3-D effort. A movie that works for the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Warner Bros. and Lego look to be constructing a blockbuster brick by brick as the toy brand's first full-length feature film is building huge buzz before an opening weekend predicted to hit more than $40 million at the domestic box office.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"The Lego Movie" is a massive collision of subversive humor, hyper-kinetic energy, mind-jangling design, spinning colors and about 15 million Legos, no exaggeration.
It is very tempting to use the movie's pounding pop anthem — "Everything Is...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
* (out of four)
If you still want to see the PG-rated “Moms’ Night Out” after learning that it includes a tattoo parlor manager named Bones (played by country singer Trace Adkins) offering God-focused parenting advice in a prison...
| 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...