| Dec 19, 2013
Comedic actor Paul Rudd appears set to star in “Ant-Man,” Edgar Wright's 2015 comic book adventure for Marvel. Rudd is […]...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 5:38 AM
Not to sound like a bad college graduation speaker, but a world of opportunities awaits Chicago native Jacob Zachar.
Playing geeky fraternity pledge/member Rusty Cartwright in “Greek” is the 24-year-old’s biggest role, one that he began...
| Mar 9, 2011
The guys who brought us "Shaun of the Dead" and "Hot Fuzz" are now in the new comedy "Paul"! Simon Pegg and Nick Frost joined The Morning News, check them out...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost may not be as geeky as their sci-fi-loving characters in their new film, “Paul,” but they can relate to their especially close relationship.
“We live in our own little world and we have our own little gags,&...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 10:00 PM
**1/2 (out of four) British comic book geeks Graeme (Simon Pegg) and Clive (Nick Frost) just came to the U.S. to go on a road trip touring UFO hotspots. They didn’t expect to pick up Paul, a laid-back, Seth Rogen-esque alien (conveniently voiced...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 9:42 PM
These final episodes of “Stargate Universe” are especially bittersweet for Mike Dopud.
Dopud’s character, Lucian Alliance officer Varro, finally earns the trust of his shipmates on the Destiny in “The Hunt,” the latest...
| Apr 16, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Do you believe in zombies? I don't.
Ghosts, yes. Zombies, no.
A person can only deal with so many paranormal issues at one time. But believe in them or not, zombies are coming to Costa Mesa, sort of. Not real zombies — movie zombies, and their...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:33 AM
J.K. Rowling's first book aimed at adults will be called "The Casual Vacancy," and will be released Sept. 27, her British publisher announced today.
Of course, Rowling's Harry Potter series appealed to kids and adults alike, so she comes with a ready-...
| Dec 15, 2011
*** (out of four)
Tom Cruise runs like a maniac. It’s kind of awesome.
The much-maligned but still very commanding movie star’s relentless, up-for-anything energy keeps the blood flowing and the stunts, uh, stunting in the first “...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 1:26 PM
"The Adventures of Tintin 3D" (PG-13). Directed by Steven Spielberg, this animated tale is about a young reporter Tintin (Jamie Bell), and his faithful dog, Snowy, who face numerous adventures while fighting off shady characters. With...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:55 PM
“Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol” gallops into theaters almost exactly on schedule — its predecessors came out in 1996, 2000 and 2006 — and (more importantly) just in time to rescue Tom Cruise's flagging box-office...