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  • K.C. Johnson's Bulls mailbag

    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...
  • Movie review: A Christmas Carol -- 3 of 5 stars

    Movie review: A Christmas Carol -- 3 of 5 stars
    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...
  • A Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol
    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...
  • First look: 'Christmas Carol' weak; 'Precious' soars

    First look: 'Christmas Carol' weak; 'Precious' soars
    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...
  • Tim Burton, Nicolas Cage, the Muppets and John Travolta feel the love at D23 Expo

     
    That pirate guy was the showstopper on Day 2 at the Walt Disney Co.'s inagural D23 Expo in Anaheim, but there was a whole lot of show before him at the presentation led by Dick Cook, chairman of Walt Disney......
  • Beyond Pandora: James Cameron may visit other moons in an 'Avatar' sequel

     
    "Avatar" has already piled up $285 million in worldwide grosses and, of course, in our "what's next?" culture that means people are already peppering writer-director James Cameron with questions about a sequel. On the film's opening night, the Hero...
  • 'Avatar' is a turning point in filmmaking

     
    "This is the science-fiction part of the movie," Sigourney Weaver said of "Avatar," and she wasn't talking about the spaceships, the blue-skinned giants or even the lab-created genetic hybrids of Pandora. Weaver was talking about the filmmaking devices...
  • James Cameron wants 3D in the living room and practically everywhere else

     
    James Cameron's "Avatar" was the catalyst for numerous movie theaters around the world to finally install 3D technology. The director foresees the same scramble happening in the home, leading up to the Blu-ray release of the movie next year, and......
  • Which 'Avatar' to see? A look at IMAX, Dolby 3-D, RealD (and, yeah, boring old 2-D)

     
    Our intrepid correspondent Mark Milian digs into the issue that has lots of moviegoers scratching their heads -- with the different format options, which version of "Avatar" should they go see? You might have opened the newspaper to find a......
  • Stunt master Garrett Warren took his lumps on 'Avatar,' 'Iron Man 2' and 'Alice in Wonderland'

     
    Still recovering from "Avatar"? Garrett Warren can relate. The stunt coordinator for the film is now a self-proclaimed expert in the tricky art of banshee riding, and he's also an in-demand man in Hollywood with credits on some of the......
  • 'Avatar' team brought in UC Riverside professor to dig in the dirt of Pandora

     
    James Cameron's "Avatar" takes place in 2154 on the lush moon Pandora. To make its alien jungles believable, the filmmakers brought in Jodie Holt, chairwoman of the department of botany and plant sciences at UC Riverside, to consult on plant......