| Nov 3, 2014
The convention is called Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo for a reason. “It wouldn’t be ‘Legends of Comics’ without this man […]...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:30 PM
"Fury," writer-director David Ayer's World War II drama starring Brad Pitt as the steely leader of an American tank crew, rolled into a box-office battle over the weekend and emerged victorious once the smoke cleared. Taking in an estimated $23.5...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Beverly Hills-based film and television studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has acquired a 55% interest in the two production companies of actress Roma Downey and "Survivor" producer Mark Burnett.
The husband-and-wife team's One Three Media and LightWorkers...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In a pre-Toronto Film Festival move, British actress Sophie Cookson has come on board opposite Adrien Brody in historical action-adventure "Emperor."
Other cast members in "Emperor," directed by Lee Tamahori, include Paz Vega ("Talk to Her"), Gotz Otto...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:29 PM
When "The Big Lebowski" was released in 1998, it was a flop. Writer/directors Joel and Ethan Coen were coming off "Fargo," their Oscar-winning hit, and "Lebowski" seemed to please no one, neither critics nor mainstream audiences.
But then about six...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
No one should be surprised that the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, which began its inaugural season Friday night with an appearance by the Martha Graham Dance Company, is a high-end venue. It's in Beverly Hills.
A pop-up Salvatore...
| Jul 21, 2013
Zack Snyder's announcement of a planned Superman and Batman film may have generated the most buzz out of Comic-Con's Hall […]...
| Jun 5, 2014
Less than 15 minutes into the sci-fi action thriller “Edge of Tomorrow,” Tom Cruise does something unusual. It’s an act […]...
| May 27, 2014
To be clear, Hugh Jackman says it was his idea for Wolverine to be naked in “X-Men: Days of Future […]...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:55 PM
“Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol” gallops into theaters almost exactly on schedule — its predecessors came out in 1996, 2000 and 2006 — and (more importantly) just in time to rescue Tom Cruise's flagging box-office...
| Dec 20, 2012
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Before learning about the tragedy in Newtown, Conn., I already was disturbed by a scene of “Jack Reacher” in which a sniper sets up five seemingly random people in his sights before killing them. The world only grows more...