| Jan 1, 2012
Just before noon on a clear fall day, the Newman stage on the 20th Century Fox lot is alive with bright lights, hovering microphones and a full 105-piece orchestra. It's one of the final scoring sessions for "Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol,"...
| Dec 15, 2011
*** (out of four)
Tom Cruise runs like a maniac. It’s kind of awesome.
The much-maligned but still very commanding movie star’s relentless, up-for-anything energy keeps the blood flowing and the stunts, uh, stunting in the first “...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 1:26 PM
"The Adventures of Tintin 3D" (PG-13). Directed by Steven Spielberg, this animated tale is about a young reporter Tintin (Jamie Bell), and his faithful dog, Snowy, who face numerous adventures while fighting off shady characters. With...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:36 PM
The "Mission Impossible" films magnify their spectacular stunts and special effects with each new episode. The latest frenzied installment is no exception. If gut-wrenching exploits and maximum vertigo are your cup of tea, you're in for a real treat...
| 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...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 10:03 AM
The turf Tyler Perry has mined so successfully is attempted by other filmmakers in this comedy-drama, in which two families of different socioeconomic levels are drawn together by a marriage. Conflicts expectedly arise.
The members of the ensemble...
| May 22, 2012
Talk about a memorable movie pitch.
“This is the vibrator movie you can bring your mom to,” says “Hysteria” director Tanya Wexler, who grew up in Lincoln Park. “You want to see something about the vibrator that you can&...
| May 28, 2012
PIX11's Tamsen Fadal catches up with the stars of season 2 of "Single Ladies" including the newest cast member, which premieres Monday, May 28 at 9pm. They talk about fashion, relationships, and being compared to "Sex and the City."
VH1 and Queen...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:09 AM
The espionage franchise got a major re-energizing - which also didn't hurt star Tom Cruise's career - with this hugely successful fourth movie spinoff of the classic TV series, the first live-action feature directed by animation veteran Brad Bird ("The...
| Jan 6, 2011
Dates are changing, studios are firming up release plans, figuring out what will actually be finished in time for this or that target date, in some cases. Films will be picked up at Sundance and find their way into theaters. Documentaries will find a...
| Apr 27, 2011
The Early Show Royal wedding countdown. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Royal wedding countdown. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America Royal wedding. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m.......