| Aug 9, 2009
"G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" earned a studio-estimated $100 million around the globe on its opening weekend, marking Paramount's third successful big-budget action movie of the summer, albeit the smallest one.
The film came in about $10 million under...
| Aug 15, 2009
| 1:29 PM
Fanboys turned out in force for "District 9" on Friday, putting Sony's low-budget science-fiction film on track to earn about $35 million over its debut weekend.
The first feature from director Neil Blomkamp, which was produced by Peter Jackson and...
| Aug 20, 2009
| 12:47 PM
What's Hot: Interesting attempt at Contra-style arcade gameplay
What's Not: Mediocre in every way imaginable
Crispy Gamer Says: Fry
Let's cut to the chase: " G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" is terrible. It's a typical tie-in that intends to sell copies...
| Aug 23, 2009
A hungry Fox spotted some grapes dangling plump and ripe from a vine overhead. Though he stood on his hind legs and stretched forth his long muzzle, he still could not reach them. As he slunk away he was heard to remark: 'Those grapes are probably sour...
| Sep 11, 2009
Pat Tillman, unlikely football hero and unlikelier warrior, went to Afghanistan and got accidentally wasted by the men in his own Ranger platoon. It happens. Among the many shadows Jon Krakauer illuminates in his compelling and dispiriting book, "Where...
| Sep 25, 2009
When the going's good, even potential bad news can seem a blessing. And things are going swimmingly for Dennis Quaid these days.
His last film, G.I. Joe: The Rise of COBRA, had some of the worst advance press of any movie this year.
"It's fun to be a...
| Feb 8, 2008
After 15 months in Iraq, U.S. Army Sgt. John C. Osmolski was ready to come home.
The date was set: This coming Wednesday, Osmolski would be back in Eustis, playing with his nephew John Micheal and tinkering with his Jeep with his brother Daniel.
| Mar 25, 2009
Move over, G.I. Joe: Major Matt Mason may be making a comeback.
Tom Hanks, who went to the moon in 1995's "Apollo 13," is orbiting a live-action movie based on the moon-based major, according to Variety. Created during the lunar excitement of the 1960s,...
| Apr 21, 2009
Think you can follow every Commandment and every other little rule in the Bible? Marlon Wayans does.
Wayans will lead an adaptation of A.J. Jacobs' 2007 book "The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as...
| May 1, 2009
| 12:33 PM