| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:29 PM
The zombie comedy "Life After Beth" has come to life.
The independent film, which stars Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly and Anna Kendrick, among others, began filming earlier this year month in Los Angeles, according to film permits.
"Life After Beth"...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Directors Guild of America has announced the schedule for the 66th DGA Awards and says it will be adding two new awards and including programs created for the Internet in eight categories.
The awards ceremony will be held Jan. 25, 2014, at the Hyatt...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
In a rare re-issue so close to the initial theatrical launch, Imax is partnering with Paramount to release "World War Z" on Aug. 2 for a one-week engagement domestically.
"World War Z" originally bowed June 21 and has grossed more than $460 million...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Summer moviegoing is usually about the stars, the spectacle and the sizzle.
But in a trend that's mystifying Hollywood, this summer's box office is being driven by films with modest ambitions, including relatively inexpensive comedies, lower budget...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:10 PM
The animated film "Despicable Me 2" has been denied a release in China, a spokesperson for distributor Universal Pictures has confirmed.
The 3-D movie, a sequel to the 2010 hit, has grossed $584 million worldwide. And it has been a huge success...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The conventional wisdom holds that summer is for teens — hence so many superheroes, fart jokes and massive pieces of machinery — and that adults better wait until fall if they want to visit the multiplex. "Red 2" is set to turn the...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Will the kids who turn out for “Despicable Me 2” get the better of the on-screen man-children of “Grown Ups 2”?
The two films will battle for No. 1 at the multiplex this weekend, as Guillermo del Toro's 3-D "Pacific Rim" will...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Sources tell Variety that four of the five theaters featuring the $50 mega ticket for "World War Z" were sold out with an average head count for each theater coming in at around 250 people per theater (the fifth theater was 80% full), which, if you do the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:46 AM
This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details.
Pacific Rim, the sci-fi action movie directed by Guillermo del Toro, is getting the SuperTicket treatment.
Toronto-based Cineplex Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:25 PM
For sheer summer escape, it's hard to beat a good zombie flick. Good, bad, always ugly, the undead are a highly amusing genre as a whole. "Zombieland" from 2009, with Jesse Eisenberg and Emma Stone riding shotgun and Woody Harrelson wielding one,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Turner Classic Movies is set to present the U.S. TV premiere of Mark Cousins' acclaimed 15-hour documentary, "The Story of Film: An Odyssey," beginning Sept. 2.
The cable network will show Cousins' documentary with a complementary program of 119...