| Feb 13, 2009
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- Teen heart throbs the Jonas Brothers made their way to the Big Apple Thursday to unveil their wax figures at Madame Tussauds in Times Square amid hundreds of crazed and excited fans.
The first 75 people on line were allowed to go...
| Mar 19, 2009
The Festival de Cannes is on its way "Up."
"Up," Pixar's latest, will become on May 13 the first 3-D animated movie in Cannes' history to kick off the festival, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Despite getting that prestigious opening ceremony slot,...
| Aug 29, 2009
The only foreign director to win the Academy Award for best animated feature, Hayao Miyazaki, 68, is the most admired and influential filmmaker working in animation today. His latest film, "Ponyo," opened earlier this month in America in 927 theaters -- a...
| Jun 21, 2009
| 12:23 PM
Comedy, whether it's romantic or raunchy, innocent or goofy, is on a roll at the the box office and helped end a three-week mini-slump for the industry.
Thanks to the surprising strength of Disney's "The Proposal" and the solid opening of Sony's " Year...
| Jun 13, 2009
"The Hangover" easily beat both new movies that opened Friday and will top the box office again this weekend with a gross between $30 million and $35 million.
Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures' Vegas-gone-wrong film grossed $10.4 million, down 38% from...
| Jun 14, 2009
| 9:03 AM
Evolving from a strong opener to one of the summer's biggest movies, "The Hangover" declined just 26% on its second weekend, the smallest such drop for any movie in wide release this summer. That's a sign of fantastic word-of-mouth and expanding...
| Jun 19, 2009
Nowhere are there more daydreams about air travel than on a congested highway. So where better to put signage that touts helicopter rides "from $20" than Interstate 4?
Air Florida Helicopter Charters, based on International Drive, backs up to I-4 and...
| Jun 19, 2009
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. -- A 10-year-old cancer-stricken girl had her dying wish fulfilled when Pixar arranged to bring the new movie "Up" to her home in Huntington Beach.
Colby Curtin desperately wanted to see the new Disney-Pixar flick, but she was...
| Jun 11, 2009
He's a world-famous funnyman who commands $20 million a movie. So what does Eddie Murphy get you at the multiplex? In the case of his new PG-rated comedy “ Imagine That,” some prepubescent girls -- and not too much else.
The year has been...
| Jun 7, 2009
The title of the new Disney/Pixar movie "Up," as well as its signature image of a house floating beneath thousands of tethered balloons, reminds us how frequently the theme of Lightness appears in children's literature. From Mary Poppins to Peter Pan,...
| Dec 15, 2009
Things were looking up for the seriocomedy "Up in the Air," which led the field with six nominations this morning at the 67th annual Golden Globe Awards.
George Clooney was nominated for best performance by an actor in a drama for his role as a corporate...