| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Andy Serkis may be the only top-billed star in a summer blockbuster whom you wouldn't recognize if you passed him on the street.
A master of motion capture, Serkis has made his name breathing life into digitally rendered characters such as Gollum,...
| Aug 15, 2014
Sunday, Aug. 17
Sunday concert The Starvation Army Band performs at Columbia's lakefront in a free concert at 6:30 p.m. Bring blankets and enjoy live music outdoors.
Monday, Aug. 18
On the big screen "Rio 2" (G) will be shown at 8:30 p.m. at the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Warner Bros. has dated its live-action version of "Jungle Book: Origins" for Oct. 21, 2016 -- a year and a week after Disney's rival project opens.
Serkis will also produce with "Harry Potter" scribe Steve Kloves and with Jonathan Cavendish, Serkis'...
| Aug 6, 2014
Last month, filmmaker and J.R.R. Tolkien ambassador Peter Jackson made his final appearance at San Diego's Comic-Con International to promote […]...
| Jul 28, 2014
The first official teaser trailer has arrived for “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” the film that will […]...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:09 AM
One of the weekend's top box-office performers, Disney's "Frozen," was among the nominees for the 2013 Annie Awards, which are presented by the International Animated Film Society.
The following is a complete list of nominees:
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Warner Bros. unveiled new leadership for its movie division, promoting executives Sue Kroll, Greg Silverman and Toby Emmerich and confirming that studio chief Jeff Robinov is leaving.
The trio will lead Hollywood's largest film studio, a unit of Time...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 276 new members into the organization on Friday -- 100 more than were included in the 2012 invitees -- including a large number of minorities and women, such as Rosario Dawson, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh,...
| Aug 2, 2013
Monday, Aug. 5
Movie time The Columbia Association's Summer Lakefront Film Festival continues with "Paranorman" (rated PG) at 8 p.m. at the Columbia Town Center Lakefront off Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission and parking are free. Information: 410-715-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Warner Bros. is hoping "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has another magic trick up her sleeve.
More than two years after the last film in the eight-picture franchise about the boy wizard hit theaters, the studio announced it would release a series...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Call it the summer of the showbiz IPO shakeout.
Over the last several months, a handful of entertainment business companies either took key steps toward or away from initial public stock offerings.
Among those companies are MGM Holdings Inc., SFX...