| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 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 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.
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Are we just supposed to pretend we're in a smoky cafÃ© in Budapest and just talking about making TV?" asked Beau Willimon, at the start of his conversation with "Breaking Bad's" Vince Gilligan for Variety. If only! In reality, both showrunners were...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:30 PM
For those who need a little more incentive to get invested in the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, nationally syndicated oddsmaker Benjamin Eckstein has a solution - gamble on it.
While betting money on the Emmys in the state of Nevada might technically be...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:35 PM
In these the dog days of summer, adult moviegoers are more desperate than usual for something worth their time. Which is why it is so good to have "A Most Wanted Man" to recommend. A taut, involving thriller, based on the novel by John le Carré, it's a...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 1:50 PM
On a weekend when “Guardians of the Galaxy” overtook the box office with a record August opening of an estimated $94 million, theaters still made room for audiences at other movies.
Doubling its screen-count from last week’s opening,...