| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Following in the franchise footsteps of the "Harry Potter" and "Twilight" movies, the final installment of "The Hunger Games" has been split into two parts. While that doubles the box-office potential, it also means that a single book — in this...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer has remained mum as to whether Alibaba is buying a controlling stake in the studio.
The exec was asked during Friday morning's conference call with analysts to comment on a recent report that hedge fund manager and...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Looks like box office odds are in the third "Hunger Games" installment's favor.
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1" could open to between $130 to $160 million, according to people who have seen pre-release audience surveys.
That would make it the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:45 PM
With floods, fires and widespread panic, things are getting downright apocalyptic in the final trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1," the opening salvo of the two-part finale to the blockbuster franchise.
Set to hit theaters Nov. 21,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Sunday, Nov. 2
Movie The Jewish federation of Howard County presents "Orchestra of Exiles" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia. The movie is the story of Bronislaw Huberman, a...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:38 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Starting this week, moviegoers can book passage to Panem when tickets for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" go on sale.
Advance tickets for the penultimate chapter in the young adult fantasy will be available starting...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
China's Alibaba Group, flush with some $25 billion in cash after its blockbuster IPO last month, is interested in acquiring Lionsgate co-chairman Mark Rachesky's 37% stake in the studio, according to a report.
Rachesky, through his MHR Fund Management...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Romance and rebellion: "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1" is coming.
The action film franchise starring Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen is based on the bestselling, young adult series by Suzanne Collins. But while there were three books --...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Jennifer Lawrence is saying a lot about those nude photos of her that were stolen, but she's not saying she's sorry.
And that, friends, is why she didn't blast out a statement right after the pictures were posted online Aug. 30: Everything she wrote...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Like its protagonist — a boy who wakes up trapped in a giant, ever-shifting labyrinth guarded by biomechanical predators — the young-adult adventure "The Maze Runner" will try to navigate a series of imposing obstacles this weekend: a down...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Adaptations of young-adult books proved their might again at the box office this weekend as “The Maze Runner” sped past other new movie releases.
Despite somewhat slow sales for its Thursday night and Friday matinee shows, “The Maze...