| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
According to producing-and-writing duo Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, it took countless meetings with studios and “years and years” to get the green light for their hit 2007 comedy “Superbad.”
In fact, Rogen said Saturday at the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 1:00 PM
The Lego Movie
Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99/$59.98
Available on VOD June 17.
It seemed like a cynical cash grab when it was announced, but it turned out to be one of 2014's best films. Writer-directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller make the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It may sound impossible, but there are some people who don't know anything about Brad Pitt. One of those people was Tye Sheridan, who at 11 was cast as one of Pitt's sons in "The Tree of Life."
Since that breakout turn the Texas native, now 17, also...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:43 PM
For a while now, Nicolas Cage has seemed more punch line than artistic force. More memorable for stopping by "Saturday Night Live" in 2012 to join the "In the Cage" satire, a none too flattering impression perfected by the very funny Andy Samberg, than...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Director Drake Doremus had a clear career path ahead of him when his romantic drama "Like Crazy" swept several big awards at Sundance in 2011. With the most buzzed-about movie at the festival in years and an acquisition deal worth millions of dollars from...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Joe Lo Truglio was born in Ozone Park, Queens, New York, on this day in 1970. This birthday guy co-stars as Detective Charles Boyle on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," as well as playing Alex on "Burning Love." On the big screen, Lo Truglio is...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, actor Seth Rogen, 30, always assumed his career would be behind the scenes. Though he started doing stand-up comedy as a teenager in Canada and had a co-starring role on the short-lived series, "Freaks and Geeks," he...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
"Sausage Party," the upcoming raunchy animated comedy from writers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, now has a guest list.
The voice cast for the film will reunite "This Is the End" stars James Franco, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz and Rogen...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"This Is the End" helmers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg will be honored with the CinemaCon Comedy Filmmakers of the Year award at this year's convention.
CinemaCon managing director Mitch Neuhauser made the announcement Wednesday, praising the filmmakers'...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Before his poetry reading Wednesday night, James Franco, who has been in town rehearsing for his Broadway debut in "Of Mice and Men" with director (and Steppenwolf ensemble member) Anna Shapiro, spoke to the Tribune about his side job as a poet, his...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:05 AM
When it comes to '70s and '80s remakes, I’m of the common Gen-X mind-set that there are some modern iconic characters who should never be inhabited by new actors (Marty McFly, say, or Vito Corleone). On the other hand, there are some movies and...