| Jul 7, 2011
It takes a long time to save the world in "Transformers: Dark of the Moon." This special effects-driven, 3-D extravaganza does not know when to quit. Indeed, it's a lengthy summer blockbuster that will keep you in a dark movie theater for much of the...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 5:47 PM
Director Michael Bay is getting some grief about his recycling habits.
No, he wasn't caught putting plastics in the paper bin, but he is being called out for putting clips from an old movie into his latest addition to the ‘Transformers’...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:44 PM
Few movie stars ever make it to the top of Hollywood's A-List. But Tom Hanks is one of them. He is now involved in writing, directing and starring in a personal film of his own choice. He plays the lead character in "Larry Crowne," a kinder, gentler story...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 6:58 AM
Where was the TSA when we needed them?
Nation Somehow Failed To Predict Attack By Michael Bay
| Jul 11, 2011
| 7:13 AM
Is there a better way to market your product than naming "East Bound & Down's" Kenny Powers your CEO?
That's just what K-Swiss did with its new YouTube marketing campaign.
The videos -- which in true Powers style are profane (cover your ears children!...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 9:17 AM
More than 24 hours have passed since the Emmy nominations, and there's one snub more egregious than the others. Before I get to it, here's where I point out my bias:
•••• I've never seen "The Closer" or "Sons of Anarchy."
| Mar 8, 2011
| 10:36 PM
Reaching, perhaps, the pinnacle of his pop-culture status, the once-anonymous Chicagoan behind the popular and profane @MayorEmanuel Twitter account appeared Tuesday night on Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report,” meeting fellow satirist...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
Rough timing: Less than one day after Staff Sergeant Nantz (Aaron Eckhart) receives clearance to retire from the Marines, a worldwide extraterrestrial invasion (centralized in L.A. since aliens are, like, so Hollywood) requires him...
| Mar 14, 2012
Thank you, "Mass Effect 3."
The year's first blockbuster has whet our appetites for an incredible slate of high-end releases and potential sleeper hits due in the coming months.
And "Game Cache," b's new gaming blog, will be all over them. We'll be...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 7:50 AM
They didn’t hit Chicago’s trendiest nightclubs nearly as often as Michael Bay did while directing “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” but the stars of the Superman reboot “Man of Steel” weren’t locking themselves up...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 6:50 AM
Michael Bay has said he was done with the “Transformers” franchise in past interviews, but Vulture is reporting the 46-year-old director has had a change of heart.
According to the website, Bay is in final negotiations to direct a fourth...