| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:52 PM
What does Thor's hammer weigh? Ten quadrillion pounds? 42.3 pounds? Less?
Among scientific laws is this one: Nerds will be nerds. So YouTube brainiacs Vsauce3 played "what if." What if Thor's hammer were made from a dying star instead of forged in a...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Disney has released its first teaser trailer for the live-action "Cinderella," and it is just that -- a tease.
In the trailer, fans will not get glimpse of Cinderella, a fairy godmother, nor even a pumpkin. But the clip does shows Cinderella's glass...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Spend a few minutes talking to Xavier Dolan and the 25-year-old will quickly demonstrate why he merits the enfant terrible tag that's been slapped on him.
As the Cannes Film Festival wound down Saturday, a few hours before the competition prizes were to...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Scott Derrickson is about to get Strange. The genre writer-director is poised to helm Marvel's upcoming "Dr. Strange" movie, according to Variety and Derrickson himself.
"My next movie will be STRANGE," Derrickson tweeted Tuesday, along with a selfie of...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The inside-Hollywood dramedy "Trust Me" contains so much terrific writing, acting and observation that it becomes a bit easier to forgive writer-director-star Clark Gregg when his ambitions best him during the movie's convoluted last third.
Gregg is a...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky welcomed their twin babies last Tuesday, and on Monday the comely couple revealed the names of their wee ones.
The Aussie "Thor" star, 30, and his wife, 37, a Spanish actress, shared the boys' monikers -- Tristan and...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:47 PM
"Captain America: Winter Soldier, " the latest exercise in character kitchen-sinkdom that is the Marvel Studios universe, did a few things in theaters this weekend. It was, most prominently, a major box office hit, destroying the April record by more...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:37 PM
For Zac Efron, it appears that one awesome shirtless performance has led right to another, as he accepted his MTV Movie Award half naked on Sunday night.
The actor, who won the trophy for shirtless performance by stripping down in "That Awkward Moment,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:30 PM
MBS Media Campus, formerly known as Manhattan Beach Studios, evacuated its staff Tuesday morning after receiving a bomb threat, a spokesman for the studio said.
Mike Newport, a spokesman for MBS Media Campus, said the Manhattan Beach studio evacuated...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Twentieth Century Fox chairman-CEO Jim Gianopulos will deliver this year's commencement address during the graduation ceremony for the USC School of Cinematic Arts, dean of the school Elizabeth M. Daley has announced.
At the ceremony, Marvel Studios...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The success of the animated musical "Frozen" and Marvel's "Thor: The Dark World" helped boost the Walt Disney Co's first fiscal quarter results for 2014, with gaining 9% to $12.3 billion, while profits came in at $1.8 billion, an increase of 27%.