| Dec 28, 2007
Marty McFly and Curly McLain now have a place in the Library of Congress.
Along with 23 other films, "Back to the Future" and "Oklahoma!" were made part of the library's National Film Registry this week. The Library of Congress selects 25 "culturally,...
| Dec 31, 2007
In Oscar-winning writer-director Michel Gondry's upcoming comedy "Be Kind Rewind," Jack Black and Mos Def play accidental auteurs -- a couple of knock-around film novices who end up making movie magic with a minimum of resources: tin foil and cardboard, a...
| Oct 28, 2009
| 12:56 PM
The season opener is a time of wonder and excitement, of optimism and possibility. Except at the Johnson household.
My wife prepares to become a basketball widow. My kids prepare to call me "Who?" And, yet, still I answer your questions. It's a fine line...
| Nov 6, 2009
The new Disney A Christmas Carol is another epic achievement in motion-capture animation, advancing the art form closer to photo-realism than The Polar Express or Beowulf. Dazzling, ornate visuals take us to the snowy London of 1837, swooping over its...
| Nov 5, 2009
| 7:10 AM
I know you hear the names Walt Disney and Jim Carrey and start to think this is going to be some G-rated safe animated version of A Christmas Carol your 4-year old precious little bundle of joy will want to see because it will provide holiday memories for...
| Nov 1, 2009
Audiences said a surprising "humbug" to big-budget family fare this weekend while embracing one of the most grim and serious movies of the year.
Walt Disney Studios' nearly $200-million investment in producing its animated 3-D version of "A Christmas...
| Nov 29, 2009
"The Twilight Saga: New Moon" is fading fast after its massive debut, while significantly more people are seeing "The Blind Side."
Tickets sales in the U.S. and Canada for Summit Entertainment's $50-million teen vampire drama plummeted 70% over the...
| Dec 15, 2009
Southland's HOLIDAY Headquarters At the El Capitan Theatre and Disney's Soda Fountain and Studio Store
See "Disney's A CHRISTMAS CAROL" IN DISNEY DIGITAL 3-D Plus, enjoy "Disney's HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR" - an all-new live stage show!
And, be sure to...
| Dec 17, 2009
Blue is the new green, if the billion-or-more box-office predictions come true for James Cameron's first feature since "Titanic" 12 years ago. So. How is it? Does it look like a billion?
It does, yes. But folks, I haven't experienced such a clear...
| Jul 22, 2009
Industry insiders and a lucky few will get a taste tonight of what's in store at Comic-Con International before the sold-out comics and popular culture convention begins a four-day run at the San Diego Convention Center.
Festivities at Comic-Con's...
| Jul 22, 2009
Yes, it is that time in San Diego where vampires can be seen congregating in San Diego's beautiful downtown and no one bats an eye. It is the time when the Gaslamp District looks something out of Star War's Mos Eisley Cantina. It is the time when it is...