| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Ralph Waite, a hard-working actor best known for his role as the father on CBS' hit drama "The Waltons" during the 1970s but more recently seen in recurring roles on "NCIS," "Bones" and "Days of Our Lives," has died. He was 85.
Waite was nominated for...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:30 AM
TOKYO -- The Okinawa International Movie Festival unveiled a bundle of laughs as the line-up for its 6th edition, to unspool on Japan's southernmost major island March 20-24.
Sponsored by the Yoshimoto Kogyo talent agency, a comedy specialist with a huge...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:54 PM
The letter that recently arrived at homes throughout California and other states features a picture of Sylvester Stallone in "Rocky II" training for another shot at greatness.
"As you're making your financial comeback," it says, "we want you to know...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Johnny Knoxville's latest movie is showing some longevity.
His prank comedy "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" was the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray title in its second week in release, according to the latest rankings from Rentrak. The movie is up from...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Hulk Hogan is back in WWE's ring.
The 60-year-old wrestler will host "WrestleMania 30," on April 6, from New Orleans' Mercedes-Benz Superdome. But he'll be on the air before that, appearing on USA Network's "Monday Night Raw" on Feb. 24, and on the WWE...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 2:30 PM
With sporting events dominating TV over Thanksgiving weekend, Warner Bros. is making a major push for its Robert De Niro-Sylvester Stallone box comedy "Grudge Match."
It opens Christmas Day against four other nationwide launches: Fox's "The Secret Life...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Former heavyweight boxing champion Tommy Morrison, who starred in the 1990 movie "Rocky V" and later saw his fighting career shortened by a positive HIV test, has died. He was 44.
Morrison died Sunday night at a Nebraska hospital, his former manager,...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:23 AM
"Carrie" was unable to spook the unflappable "Gravity" at the box office this weekend, as the hit 3-D space drama easily claimed No. 1 for the third week in a row.
Heading into the weekend, industry projections indicated the two films would be in a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:21 PM
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Will "Carrie" pull "Gravity" back down to earth this weekend?
Since making its debut two weeks ago, Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" has proved to be a favorite at the box office, raking in $136...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:28 PM
"Double Trouble" is the name of a blues rock band from Austin, Tex., an Elvis Presley flick, a 1980s TV sitcom starring twins, a movie wherein other twins try to break up a crime ring, an unrelated Australian TV series, and a 2001 stage musical...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:35 PM
With the exit of summer's CGI-woven fanboy epics, the Sylvester Stallone-Arnold Schwarzenegger team-up "Escape Plan" arrives to conjure a time when sneering T-level cases grunted, punched and shot their way out of jams.
Stallone, who's engineered plenty...