| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Tom Cruise takes a moment to be a regular guy at 'Super 8' premiere...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Elle Fanning was the talk of the night at the "Super 8" premiere in Westwood. Tom Cruise, Chris Pine, Elle Fanning, JJ Abrams, Steven Spielberg, Bill Hader, Josh Holloway and more made the "Super 8" scene for the screening and after-party....
| Feb 17, 2010
| 3:12 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Noah Emmerich was born in New York on this day in 1965. This birthday guy has recently appeared in recurring roles on TV shows such as "Backwash," "The Walking Dead" and "White Collar." On the big screen, his extensive film resume...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:57 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The boy wizard has vanquished the dark knight and a band of pirates with a record-setting magic act at both the domestic and international box office.
Warner Bros. estimates that "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2"...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 10:00 PM
**** (out of four)
The plot's been kept under major wraps, and you’ll be glad I left the cat in the bag. Know this: In summer 1979, 14-year-old Joe (Joel Courtney) and his friends witness a violent train crash that, hint-hint, may have sci-fi...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Many early reviews have likened "Super 8" to "E.T.," Steven Spielberg's sci-fi classic from 1982. I suppose the comparison is inevitable. Both films star children, both films feature aliens, and Steven Spielberg is an executive producer of "Super 8."
| Jun 16, 2011
| 7:14 PM
"Super 8" was written and directed by J.J. Abrams ("Lost") and produced by Steven Spielberg.
It's solid entertainment with a retro feel (yikes, 1979 is now retro!), pitting a cluster of adorably geeky kids against something strange and mysterious....
| Jun 17, 2011
| 2:35 PM
I can remember my kids making home movies back in the 1980s; in fact, we still watch them. It’s a great activity, especially for “Super 8” protagonist Joe, after the 13-year-old lost his mom in a terrible accident.
“I have to help...
| Jul 7, 2011
A little more than a year ago, the makers of "Zookeeper" took the Kevin James comedy to the AMC Ontario Mills 30 multiplex for a test screening. The talking-animals film had been scheduled to be released in October 2010, but the Sony Pictures brass were...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:31 PM
Early estimates indicate a virtual tie for the No. 1 position at the weekend box office. With two new releases enjoying equal success, I feel it's appropriate to take a look at both of them.
"Cowboys and Aliens" is the third big alien invasion movie...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:31 AM
The first screening of "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" came just weeks after the attacks of Sept. 11. The movie had been in the works for years, the first in a trilogy based on novels that had been written decades earlier, of course,...