| May 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The first time Marc Webb directed a film, just six years ago, there were rarely more than a couple dozen people on set. Outside of a group of Hollywood insiders, no one had any idea what the film, titled "(500) Days of Summer" and budgeted at $7 million,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Can a trifecta of filmmakers behind Universal's "Fast & Furious" franchise and Marvel's newest blockbuster "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" create the next big hit for Madison Avenue?
That's what Justin Lin, Anthony and Joe Russo are trying to do...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Women! What do they want?"
Well, they want everything now and well they should.
I went to the Matrix Awards in the packed-to-the-rafters Waldorf Astoria Ballroom on Monday.
I always go to this event, mainly because I was given the award back in the...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Dear Amazing Spider-Man 2,
Please know that when I say this, it comes from a place of love. Know that I’m saying this as someone who only wants the very best for you. And please know that I’m not angry. Really, I’m not.
| May 2, 2014
| 7:15 PM
By now you either know a lot about “The Amazing Spider-Man2,” have seen “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” or are one of the few who don’t care much about “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” in the first place. Still, there are...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
New York's new mayor, Bill de Blasio, has promised to make the streets of his city safer for those who travel them, whether by foot, bicycle or car. How? By following Sweden's lead.
Over the last 15 years, Stockholm has cut pedestrian deaths by 31%...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Co-produced by "The Grudge" director Takashi Shimizu, the unmistakable graphite palette and atmospheric dread of Japanese horror films loom over the Hong Kong import "Rigor Mortis." But typical of Hong Kong cinema, the film goes for broke with its...
| Jun 8, 2014
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's push to attract more tourists to Chicago creates a classic "frenemy" situation: The tourist city is both friend and enemy of the real city. It lures visitors and their dollars, yet in catering to tourist expectations, it threatens...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The Kings not only want to take a 2-0 Stanley Cup Final lead back to New York with them Sunday, but they also want New Yorkers to have a hint of what it’s like to be inside Staples Center.
The Kings purchased video-board advertising in Times...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:15 AM
America, here's a new hotel that wants to help you make healthy choices. Even Hotels, created specifically for "wellness-minded travelers," is opening two locations on the East Coast this month and plans three more by the end of 2015.
The brand is being...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:30 PM
If you think flying on a dragon can only happen in a fantasy world, think again.
As a promotion for the film “How to Train Your Dragon 2,” a team at DreamWorks Animation's DreamLab created a virtual reality journey in which people can fly...