| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:13 AM
"The Purge: Anarchy" is a good deal bloodier, but also — gulp — a good deal better than its predecessor. Make no mistake, a good "Purge" does not equal a good movie, but the post-apocalyptic thriller is slightly more interesting because it...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 2:46 PM
"Alex Cross" (PG-13). A serial killer pushes a detective/psychologist for the Detroit Police Department (Tyler Perry) to the edge. With Edward Burns, Matthew Fox, Jean Reno, Carmen Ejogo, Cicely Tyson, Rachel Nichols and Werner Daehn....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A hit in theaters, "The Purge: Anarchy" will become a "Halloween Horror Nights" scarezone at both Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort.
Film joins TV shows "The Walking Dead," "From Dusk Till Dawn" and Syfy's "Face Off" as other...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A raunchy romantic comedy, an anarchy thriller and an animated kids' flick weren’t enough to unseat the evolved primates ruling the box office.
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the 3-D sequel to the 2011 blockbuster "Rise of the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
*1/2 (out of four)
Last year’s surprise hit “The Purge” and the new “The Purge: Anarchy,” in which crime (including murder) is legal for 12 hours each year, do nothing to address the questions they inspire. How many people...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The title may imply heightened scope and stakes, but only the premise is out of order in "The Purge: Anarchy," a swiftly delivered, surprise-free sequel to 2013′s economical sleeper hit. Moving out of the home and into the streets, writer-helmer...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Setting up a major awards season push, Paramount Pictures and Pathe have set the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. drama "Selma" for a limited release in the U.S. on Christmas.
The film will open wide on Jan. 9. Directed by Ava DuVernay, the film is being...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:42 AM
“Fringe” might have just concluded its run last week with an emotional two-hour finale, but that's hardly reason for discerning ......
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:58 PM
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Being Human In this new episode...
| Aug 16, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
With his first feature screenplay, Joel Schumacher (who went on to direct, uh, classics like “Batman & Robin” and “The Number 23”) loaded the 1976 melodrama “Sparkle” with painfully inauthentic...
| Aug 14, 2012
When she was a kid, “Sparkle” star Jordin Sparks really, really wanted to play football.
“I think I wanted to tackle people, so I kinda wanted to be a lineman,” laughs Sparks, whose dad played for the New York Giants and Dallas...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Mark Wahlberg stars in "Broken City," opening today, but Jeffrey Wright commits larceny and quietly steals the movie.
It's not the first time. Now 47, Wright, one of the great pleasures of American screen acting at the moment, has played his share of...