| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Walt Disney Co. has begun the process of laying off about 150 people who work at the company’s movie studio.
Analysts said that the layoffs, which were confirmed by the Burbank-based company Wednesday, are probably related to redundancies...
| Mar 27, 2013
Warren Ellis & Mike McKone Assemble for Marvel’s AVENGERS: ENDLESS WARTIME Original Graphic Novel
New York Times Best-Sellers Launch Marvel’s First Major Original Graphic Novel On October 2nd, 2013
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| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:33 AM
NEW YORK -- The Walt Disney Company agreed Tuesday to buy Lucasfilm in a stock-and-cash deal valued at $4 billion.
The deal will make Lucasfilm owner George Lucas a significant shareholder in Disney, which will pay for the film company with $2 billion...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:53 PM
For nerds everywhere, it was a moment not unlike the Apollo moon landing or Kirk Gibson's World Series home run. A moment in which we later would ask: "Where were you when you heard the news?"
My story? I was sitting at my desk when this announcement hit...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:55 PM
A dream team of Marvel Comics superheroes comes together in this big, loud and immensely fun action epic from screenwriter-director Joss Whedon ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"), with a number of the stars reprising their roles from earlier films: Robert...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:20 AM
While not everyone is gifted with the confident flamboyant stage presence of Prince or the seemingly superhuman vocal range of Mariah Carey, getting on stage and singing at a karaoke night is something almost anyone is capable of.
For some, it's their...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:38 AM
The photojournalist’s favorite comic book hero is dead. Peter Parker, the real-life identity of Spider-Man, has been killed off in a comic available on newsstands today.
In Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #160, Peter Parker comes to a tragic end,...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 9:30 PM
NEW YORK (KTLA) -- The injury-prone Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark" has temporarily lost another cast member after the show's lead actress was hurt performing an onstage battle scene, according to a spokesman.
T.V. Carpio, who plays...
| Mar 5, 2012
It seems to me that as of late, BBC America is becoming the network that SyFy used to be. The home of shows like Doctor Who and Top Gear, BBC America has created an impressive stable of top notch sci-fi and fantasy shows. They've secured the rights to air...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 10:18 AM
If you like Scott Turow, Stan Lee, Dan Brown or Michael Crichton, then you are in the target audience for Kevin Guilfoile's novel "The Thousand." Unfortunately, like smoked duck ravioli with wasabi-tomatillo sauce, Guilfoile has fallen under the sway of...
| Jul 25, 2011
"Captain America: The First Avenger" outmuscled its competition at the box office this weekend, including Harry Potter, and had the most forceful opening of any big-budget superhero movie released this summer.
The 3-D film, which stars Chris Evans as a...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 3:18 PM
Protect your laptop and personalize it with photo-quality art. GelaSkins are thin vinyl coverings that fit smoothly over the outer case of your laptop, held on by a patented 3M adhesive for easy removal. They are not cases, but coverings...