| Jun 27, 2011
| 1:02 PM
An animated confection that literally is for (or at least from) the birds, this colorful fantasy from the makers of the "Ice Age" series reunites - vocally, anyway - Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg, who played siblings on the Fox series "Get Real"...
| Jul 9, 2011
Those hours between breakfast and naptime can be difficult to fill some days. Stretch your child's imagination with these activities around town.
1 Meet mom at the mall
Each month, Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News sponsors a Mom & Me event for...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 1:12 PM
"Ice Age: Continental Drift" will float to the top of the box office chart this weekend, as the animated 3-D sequel is expected to freeze out all of the competition.
The fourth installment in the popular series featuring a group of prehistoric mammals...
| Nov 30, 2012
Speaker built motivational empire
Zig Ziglar, 86, the consummate salesman who built a lucrative motivational empire, died Wednesday of pneumonia at his home in Plano, Texas, a family spokeswoman said.
With an aim at helping people achieve...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Don Rhymer, 51, a prolific writer for television and movies, whose credits include the animated hits "Rio" and "Surf's Up," died Wednesday of cancer at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, said longtime friend Dave Gallagher.
Born in Union, S.C.,...
| Mar 6, 2011
Grammy winner Sergio Mendes, 70, one of Brazil's most famous exports, kicks off his 50th anniversary in the music business with a new album, "Celebration," compiling a half-century of hits; his first film score, the animated film "Rio"; and a special...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 3:46 AM
| Apr 21, 2011
| 6:56 PM
The makers of the "Ice Age" films take their animation skills to the tropics in the rollicking movie "Rio." The story centers on two rare birds living thousands of miles apart. But they are destined to meet in a series of wild adventures that will...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 6:46 PM
"Water for Elephants" is a Depression-era melodrama whose star has never looked more gorgeous. And that's just Robert Pattinson.
Pattinson plays Jacob, a down on his luck veterinary student who joins a second-rate circus in a twist of fate. Its...
| Apr 10, 2011
The 3-D animated movie "Rio" doesn't fly into U.S. theaters for another week, but it's already a hit overseas. The family film about birds who embark on a Brazilian adventure opened in 72 foreign markets this weekend and collected a......
| Apr 14, 2011
"Rio," a new 3-D animated film about tropical birds, should soar to the top of the box office this weekend. The movie, with feathered protagonists voiced by Jesse Eisenberg and Anne Hathaway, is expected to gross between $35 million and......