| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Riding a wave of enthusiastic reviews, the Hugh Jackman-Jake Gyllenhaal kidnapping tale “Prisoners” opened to strong business of an estimated $21.4 million at the box office, according to figures released Sunday.
Produced by Alcon...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Chevy Chase Library rolled out the red carpet on Saturday for more than a dozen young Glendale filmmakers who screened their films during the Chevy Chase Youth Film Festival.
Last February, Glendale resident and mother Jeanette Reedy Solano rallied...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This Is the End
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Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
A generation of comedy stars has been dominating movies for the last decade by playing "themselves," so it was only a matter of time before they went all-in on the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Peter Sagal is, at minimum, amused to be following a theatrical-presentation path cleared by Glenn Beck.
But the host of NPR's “Wait Wait … Don't Tell Me!” says there are similarities between his show and Beck's act that make both...
| May 2, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley says the Netflix series "House of Cards" brought $140 million into the state's economy ("'Cards' a good deal, Md. Says," April 30). Where have we heard this before?
In 2010 the Detroit Free Press reported that "Michigan's bid to...
| May 24, 2013
| 3:58 AM
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The classic “The Wizard of Oz,” will be coming to theaters once again—but this time in 3D.
Warner Bros. is celebrating the movie’s 75th anniversary by rereleasing it in 3D for one week, starting Sept. 20, and only in IMAX...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:57 PM
The next motion-chair slot machine, the Amazing Spider-Man, is hitting South Florida casinos, including at Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach and Seminole Coconut Creek Casino.
Aladdin, the first slot to give players what manufacturer WMS called...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", the great and powerful Wizard uttered the words "Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!"
So who is the man, or woman, behind the curtain offering the media damaging leaks about Maryland Attorney General Doug...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Fourteen years after "The Big Oz" wowed audiences at the Orlando Fringe Festival, Jester Theater is reviving the comedy. "The Big Oz" is a film-noir parody of "The Wizard of Oz," the classic family film celebrating its 75th anniversary.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Jester Theater Company has unveiled its ninth season lineup. The troupe, which specializes in comedy, is kicking things off this weekend, July 12-13, at the Sarasota Improv Festival. In Sarasota, Jester will perform "DMV Improv," developed by artistic...