| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:30 AM
My precious! Warner Bros.'s "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" was the No. 1 pirated movie of the year, with the fantasy pic racking up an estimated 8.4 million illegal downloads.
The next two most-pirated films are "Django Unchained," logging 8.1...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Something historic happened in the early hours of Tuesday, March 11, 2014. The President of the United States was a guest on "Between Two Ferns With Zach Galifianakis," a highly occasional semi-fake talk show that lives on the website Funny or Die.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Zach Galifianakis and Michael Cera will star in upcoming pilots for FX.
Galifianakis, the star of several hit movie comedies including "The Hangover" franchise," is creating and will star in a pilot for FX that he will co-write with Louis C.K.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:51 AM
The low-budget horror film “The Conjuring” conjured sufficient sales in the week before Halloween to capture the top sales position, while the sci-fi thriller “After Earth,” though not a top seller, held onto the top rental spot....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Escape From Tomorrow
Available on VOD beginning Oct. 11
A sensation when it debuted at Sundance this year, writer-director Randy Moore's film stars Roy Abramsohn as a stressed-out family man who endures a harrowing, surreal day at an amusement park,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Disney's 3-D animated summer movie "Planes" appears to have some lift as a home entertainment title, soaring to the top of Rentrak's DVD and Blu-ray sales chart in its first week in release.
Featuring the voice of comedian Dane Cook, the "Cars"...
| Oct 6, 2013
Who owns a tattoo? The obvious answer is the wearer, who paid for the ink and is now permanently (more or less) attached to it. Yet recent disputes have called into question the easy idea that if you buy a tattoo, you also own it and can display it as you...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:50 PM
I never thought I would use the words "Kate Winslet" and "mediocre movie" in the same sentence. Then along came her new film "Labor Day," which lands between being not that bad but not that good either.
Director and writer Jason Reitman has several...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Oscar-winning producer Graham King is in the throes of redefining his business model and raising movie funds after the recent departure of his longtime financial backer Tim Headington.
The official split between King and Headington, who was co-owner of...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Since “American Hustle” did so well at the Golden Globes and also happens to be one of the few Oscar contenders I actually saw, I decided to use it in a movie list this week. I have compiled what I......
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Amazon is upping the ante in its rivalry with Netflix in the U.K. by merging its two subscription services, Amazon Prime and Lovefilm Instant.
Amazon Prime, which offers members unlimited one-day delivery on more than 7 million items and access...