| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:16 AM
The president has spoken, and "House of Cards" will be back for a third season Feb. 27, 2015.
Adapted from the British series of the same name, "House of Cards" is Netflix's first breakout hit and the first online-only TV series to be noiminated for Emmy...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
20th Century Fox, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99
The 2011 franchise-rebooting "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" was the best Apes movie since the 1968 original, but this year's sequel is even better. Set several years after...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. didn't throw us many curveballs last year with its Golden Globe nominations, which sort of defeats the purpose of the whole exercise, doesn't it? If we wanted a group to rubber stamp the awards-season consensus, we'd look...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Robin Wright and Ben Foster have reportedly called off their engagement.
News that the "House of Cards" star and the "Lone Survivor" actor split came via Us Weekly and its "multiple sources" on Wednesday.
So, why'd they split? Crazy schedules and a...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Inconceivable! One of the most beloved films of modern times was a resounding flop at the box office.
"The Princess Bride," a 1987 fairy tale romance, would seem to have had everything going for it. Director Rob Reiner was on a hot streak with "This...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Israel's most well-known director is scheduled to be a guest of honor at this year's ninth annual Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema.
Avi Nesher will screen old and new films, hold question-and-answer sessions and participate in in-depth discussions...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:25 PM
SPOILER ALERT: This book review may contain spoilers for the film “The Princess Bride,” so if you haven’t seen it ... what are you waiting for? Go watch it.
“As You Wish”
by Cary Elwes and Joe Layden
3.5 stars out of 4...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 3:39 AM
Download for free six movies and shows from the Sony Picture Store.
The best of the lot is the Emmy-winning "House of Cards: Season 2" starring Robin Wright and Kevin Spacey. Sony is giving away for free HD and SD downloads of the 13-episode Netflix...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:30 AM
PARIS- Chicago-based Music Box Films and U.K.'s Soda Pictures have acquired Anne Fontaine's "Gemma Bovery," a romantic comedy toplining British rising star Gemma Arterton, on the heels of its Special Presentation premiere at Toronto.
Sold and co-produced...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
The conniving politician at the center of the Netflix drama "House of Cards" is named Frank, but he's anything but honest, forthright and direct. His wife was christened Claire — an ironic choice for a woman who always has an ulterior motive.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Will 'Exodus' lead people to the box office?... Barbra Streisand gets serious about Sirius... 119 David Bowie Songs!... Will Reese Witherspoon give us 'Fever?'
"YOU ARE not a god. You are not even a man!"
So said heavy-breathing Anne Baxter to heavily...