| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Nikki Rocco, the first female president of a theatrical distribution division at a major studio, will retire in December from Universal Pictures, where she has worked for nearly 50 years.
Rocco, who has been the head of U's domestic distribution since...
| May 31, 2014
| 8:00 AM
In the phantasmagorial sci-fi epic "Edge of Tomorrow," Tom Cruise finds himself encased in an 85-pound metal exoskeleton bristling with futuristic weaponry and confronted with a singularly intractable situation: a kill-and-be-killed conflict that...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:35 AM
TNT used its upfront presentation Wednesday to introduce a "brand refresh" and a slate of programming heavy on action and supernatural thrills.
The network's new tagline, "TNT Drama. Boom." and refreshed direction is designed to attract younger and "a...
| May 5, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In a pre-Cannes move, Christopher Walken has joined Jason Bateman and Nicole Kidman in the comedy "The Family Fang."
Red Crown's Daniela Taplin Lundberg and Riva Marker are producing, alongside Olympus Pictures' Leslie Urdang and Dean Vanech, Blossom...
| May 8, 2014
| 7:52 AM
When Cinema Paradiso Hollywood on Saturday unveils a new monthly gathering aimed at the nexus of local music and film called CineMusique, it will shine the spotlight on a performer who has always had a cinematic bearing.
A showcase of local musicians,...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Is it really possible that just one major motion picture has ever been made about the Great Chicago Fire of 1871?
Hollywood loves disaster pics. But aside from 1937's "In Old Chicago" (from 20th Century Fox), it doesn't appear that any other studio...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Amiable actor James Garner, whose moderately successful film career was eclipsed by two extraordinarily popular television series, "Maverick" and "The Rockford Files," has died, according to reports. He was 86.
Like many popular leading men of Hollywood'...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Stop me if you've heard this one before: A skirt-chasing Peter Pan type discovers he's a father several times over thanks to sperm donations. Yes, that's the gist of "Seed," a CW summer comedy that's essentially the illegitimate Canadian child of "About a...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:26 AM
There were about 15 teenagers on what looked like a field trip earlier this month at the John Hancock Center, and not one of them seemed to recognize “Transformers: Age of Extinction” co-stars Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor.
They carried on...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:55 PM
The Fort Lauderdale Bar Crawl will bring some organization to a familiar activity on Saturday, but will include a spot with something new to offer Himmarshee District convivialists.
TAPS will throw a grand-opening party for the Tampa-based chain’s...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Oh, "Tammy." Can I call you Tammy? I hate to break it to you, but the thrill is gone.
I'd like to say it's me, not you. But I really think it's you.
As the latest, loudest, R-rated, plus-size incarnation of Melissa McCarthy's comic psyche, you had...