| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Anne Rice hasn’t written about vampires in almost a decade.
But for many fans, she remains the authority on the undead. So when she made an appearance at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, a gathering of comic, fantasy and science fiction...
| May 2, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Sink your teeth into this lit
Vampire folklore dates back 3,000 years, with the oldest myths coming out of Mesopotamia, though cultures from ancient Egypt to China had stories of creatures...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Legendary Entertainment, the finance and production company behind "The Dark Knight" and this weekend's"Wrath of the Titans,"is close to raising about $250 million in new financing, according to knowledgeable people unauthorized to speak publicly.
| May 31, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Grew up in Holliston, Massachusetts and graduated from Hofstra University in New York. First job out of college was producing and directing local cable commercials in the Boston area. His first feature film was the comedy Coffee & Donuts,...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 11:46 AM
When diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, Paul Sorvino worked with his doctor to create an overall treatment plan that included diet, exercise, and diabetes medications. He also realized the importance of support, and was thankful for his family and friends to...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:44 AM
A cult-classic 1973 TV movie got big-screen treatment from producer and co-screenwriter Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth") in this chiller that stars Guy Pearce and Katie Holmes, but ultimately relies most on young talent Bailee Madison ("Just Go With...
| Sep 13, 2009
W.W. Norton: 330 pp., $23.95
Since the first caveman drew images on walls, human beings have had an urge to document their stories in pictures. While that impulse made its way onto paper as comics by the mid-19th century,...
| Jan 7, 2009
Who knows how these things happen? Josh Brolin made his film debut in "The Goonies" and subsequently appeared in films for such directors as Woody Allen, David O. Russell, Paul Verhoeven and Guillermo del Toro, well on his way to a respectable but low-key...
| May 4, 2008
PRETTY much everything in Guillermo del Toro's world is oversized.
The bearish filmmaker's video and comic book collection is so immense that he recently had to buy an extra home to accommodate it. Del Toro's passion for classic monster movies is of such...
| Apr 24, 2008
It's been rumored for ages, but now it's official.
Peter Jackson and the production team behind the "Lord of the Rings" legacy have tapped Guillermo del Toro to direct "The Hobbit" and its sequel, "The Hobbit 2."
The first film based on J.R.R. Tolkien's...