| May 11, 2015
| 6:05 PM
At a time when the box office is booming, the business practices of the nation's largest theater chains are coming under growing scrutiny by the federal government.
The Department of Justice recently ordered Regal Entertainment Group, AMC...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Edward Herrmann had collapsed at the studio in New York, and no one knew why.
The actor had arrived to record his narrator part for Ken Burns' latest documentary epic for PBS, "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." The three-part, six-hour film, based...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 10:29 AM
Let's get the elephant in the room out of the way right off the bat: Walter White and Jesse Pinkman will not show up in "Better Call Saul," the upcoming spinoff of the award-winning "Breaking Bad."
At least not in Season 1, which premieres Feb. 8 with...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 4:54 AM
How will "Saturday Night Live" handle Deflate-Gate?
The NBC show can draw on news conferences by New England quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick for this weekend's edition hosted by Blake Shelton. Beyond jokes about underinflated balls,...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:46 AM
Mayhem of the Allstate commercials breaks through in “Battle Creek.”
Dean Winters, the Allstate all-star, is terrific as cynical Detective Russ Agnew in the CBS drama, which debuts at 10 p.m. Sunday. “Battle Creek” may be another...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The faded yellow Suzuki Esteem cruising through a quiet, tree-lined neighborhood — and the vaguely familiar figure behind the wheel — look like they've seen better days.
The old-model car squeaks to a halt outside a quaint house. A middle-...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:19 AM
NBC is going all out for the Golden Globes.
The network offers a preview special at 10 p.m. Friday, a red-carpet special at 7 p.m. Sunday and three hours of awards at 8 p.m. Sunday. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host for the third consecutive year.
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:30 AM
NBC's new political thriller "American Odyssey" is both wildly ambitious and wildly familiar, and those are just two of the opposing forces it manages to make work to its advantage.
Long before it was set to premiere Sunday, Peter Horton's series was...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Vince Gilligan, creator of AMC's "Breaking Bad," is hosting a night of classic television on MeTV in what may be the ultimate programming mashup.
The event, dubbed "Vince Gilligan's Island of MeTV," will feature four hours of Gilligan's handpicked...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 8:09 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — If you're talking about Super Bowl ads with co-workers on Monday, you're not alone.
Advertisers tried to win over Americans during the game — some tried serious themes, while others went with humor. With 30-second ads costing...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:35 AM
Actor and author James Franco, who is rapidly becoming the Energizer Bunny of cinema, has announced the main cast for yet another film: an adaptation of John Steinbeck's 1936 novel "In Dubious Battle."
According to the Hollywood Reporter, shooting on...