| Apr 14, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Kick-Ass doesn't quite. It could be self-mocking or it could be mocking the very people who keep comic book stores and movies in business. The tone of this latest comic-book adaptation to reach the big screen never settles that argument and never finds...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*1/2 (out of four)
Seventh grader Greg Heffley’s (Zachary Gordon) life would be hopelessly awkward and insecure without constant harassment from his d-bag older brother, Rodrick (Devin Bostick). Mom (Rachael Harris) and Dad (Steve Zahn) want the...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 12:33 PM
Director Matt Reeves' ( "Cloverfield") revision of the Swedish thriller "Let the Right One In" generates its own chills, largely through the stunning performance by sweet-faced Chloe Moretz ( "Kick-Ass") as a young vampire.
She comes to the aid of a...
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Nov 22, 2011
*** (out of four)
“Hey, kids! Wouldn’t you love to see a movie that touches on the early days of filmmaking? You might learn about how frames are spliced together to create an illusion on screen! And there’s lots of steam coming out...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 11:24 AM
I’ll start by telling you my problems with Hugo, before heaping all the praise on this whimsically wonderful film.
They took a kids book (The Invention of Hugo Cabret) by La Jolla resident Brian Selznick (relative of film legend David O. Selznick,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:53 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Some of Hollywood's biggest stars turned out for the 38th annual People's Choice Awards Wednesday night at the Nokia Theater in Downtown Los Angeles.
Katy Perry won the most awards of the evening with five, including favorite female...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:39 AM
The 38th annual People's Choice Awards took place Wednesday night (Jan. 11). The CW received 3 awards: Favorite Network/TV Drama and Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show for Supernatural, and Nina Dobrev of the Vampire Diaries took home the Favorite TV Drama...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:47 PM
The People's Choice Awards complete winners list:
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (winner)
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Iconic director Martin Scorsese turns a children's book (Brian Selznick's "The Invention of Hugo Cabret") into a Oscar-nominated, visually stunning fantasy about a youngster (Asa Butterfield) who continues his father's clock-maintenance work in a Paris...
| Aug 22, 2008
Aaron Johnson has landed the lead role in Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of the comic "Kick-Ass," with Nicolas Cage in a key supporting role.
Also joining the big screen version of the Mark Millar comic are Lyndsy Fonseca and Chloe Moretz.
According to The...
| Jul 31, 2009
Here's a romantic comedy that remembers that the best romances have a touch of the bittersweet. That's the happy accident happily titled (500) Days of Summer.
How happy? This pairing of Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Lookout) and the quirky Zooey Deschanel...