Legend has it that the seventh son of a seventh son is born with certain special powers, which, in Joseph Delaney's "Wardstone Chronicles" fantasy-lit series, include the ability to see supernatural beings and, potentially, to kill witches.
In "Jupiter Ascending" Channing Tatum's character is a "splice," an intergalactic bounty hunter with a distaste for shirts. His genetically engineered DNA contains both wolf and human strands. He sports wee pointy ears, a lemon-brown goatee and a terrific pair of jet boots. He's basically...
There's a new "SpongeBob" movie out, "The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water." It's passable. The trade publication Variety predicts it will be "equally popular among the franchise's key grade-schooler and head-shop-owner demographics," and that sounds right to me.
Is there anything more dispiriting than a sentence beginning with the phrase "It means well, but …"? Here's a variation on that, and a dispiriting movie to go with it. "Black or White" may not be racist, exactly, but it patronizes its African-American characters up, down and sideways,...
Losing your mind is a terrible thing to watch, but the splendid acting in "Still Alice" makes it worth the pain. Scarier than any Elm Street nightmare, it succeeds despite itself not because of one strong performance but two.
Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson, Brian Littrell, Nick Carter, A. J. McLean discuss getting emotional during the shoot of their new music documentary, 'Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of.' (AP)
An estimated 36.6 million people watched the Academy Awards telecast on ABC, a drop of 16 percent from 2014.
With no clear front-runner leading up to the 87th Academy Awards, winners were spread across various films, with “Birdman” earning best picture. The film’s director Alejandro G. Inarritu took home a statue as well, with Eddie Redmayne ("The Theory of Everything") winning for...
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Tom Rothman as the next chairman of its motion picture group, the company said Tuesday.
List of winners at Sunday's 87th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.