| Jun 2, 2008
While domestic audiences may have flocked to the big screen antics of the "Sex and the City" gals, the worldwide box office was still dominated by "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull."
In its second weekend in wide release, the fourth...
| Jun 7, 2008
| 8:10 PM
Lou Piniella was on the mound making a pitching change Saturday at Dodger Stadium when he heard a roar coming from the first base side.
"I heard all this commotion and I thought there was a wave going on," the Cubs manager said. "But there was no wave."...
| Jun 12, 2008
WITH HIS 1982 film debut as a window-smashing skinhead teen in "Made in Britain" and his Oscar-nominated sadist fop in the Highlands period drama " Rob Roy," Tim Roth has routinely been considered one of film's most exciting performers. The actor, though,...
| Jun 15, 2008
WHEN Marvel and Universal studios decided to reboot the Hulk just a few years after director Ang Lee brought the mean, green comic-book creature to multiplexes, they quite literally went back to the drawing board. Director Louis Leterrier's $150-million...
| Jun 13, 2008
What do you know? A credible Hulk.
"Incredible" overstates it, but "The Incredible Hulk" finds a viable way to retell an old Jekyll and Hyde story, dating back to the early 1960s and a Cold War that inspired its share of unruly Marvel Comics misfits. The...
| Jun 16, 2008
"The Incredible Hulk," the action movie about a man whose temper transforms him into a green beast, was the top film at U.S. and Canadian theaters this weekend with sales of $54.5 million.
The movie topped director M. Night Shyamalan's "The Happening," a...
| Jun 16, 2008
Oscar-winning actor William Hurt will reunite with his "Big Chill" co-star Glenn Close in the second season of FX's series "Damages."
The cable network announced Monday (June 16) that Hurt will take his first-ever regular role in a TV series when the...
| Jun 19, 2008
Now more than ever, we need a break, an occasional respite from our everyday lives. Yes, a "daycation" — a day spent away from the office or job site, and away from chores, just to relax and play. Once again this summer, we are taking one day a week...
| Jun 23, 2008
Would you believe . . . $39.2 million?
The old espionage spoof trick worked to push Steve Carell's "Get Smart," the big screen update of the 1960s spy sitcom, to the top of the box office over the weekend.
Although reviews were mixed, the Warner Bros....
| Jun 23, 2008
Spies and pandas may be ruling the domestic box office, but "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" is back on top overseas.
Carried by a strong opening in Japan, Steven Spielberg's fourth "Indiana Jones" film took in $25 million in...
| Jun 25, 2008
Sp far this summer, I've had my brain pummeled by Robert Downey Jr. flying around in a techno-suit, Adam Sandler as an invincible (and priapic) former Mossad agent, Steve Carell as a nerdy indestructible super spy, Harrison Ford as a Teflon 60-year-old...