| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:30 PM
New Line is ready to get back to work with Christoph Waltz, is in negotiations for the Austrian thesp to join the star-studded cast of Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey and Chris Pine in "Horrible...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Laurie Holden, Rachel Melvin and Steven Tom have signed on to Universal and Red Granite Pictures' "Dumb and Dumber To" starring Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels.
Kathleen Turner is also on board with Bobby and Peter Farrelly returning to direct the pic.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In the first major new character casting in the upcoming sequel, Kathleen Turner has come on to Universal and Red Granite Pictures' "Dumb and Dumber To."
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels are set to reprise their roles from the 1994 comedy, with Bobby and...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Any thoughts that a second Percy Jackson and the Olympians film would drag Rick Riordan’s "Greek Godchildren" franchise out of the shadow of Harry Potter are dashed the moment Percy and...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Let's start with the story behind "We're the Millers," the new comedy starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis.
The writers of the very funny "Wedding Crashers," Bob Fisher and Steve Faber, came up with the idea and wrote the first drafts of "The...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:30 AM
"We're the Millers" is about four unfortunate individuals tricked into going on an excruciating road trip in exchange for a hefty payday, a description that is offered here less as plot summary than as a possible explanation for why the actors look so...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Some big new theaters cost tens of millions of dollars — even more than a decade ago, the new Goodman Theatre in the Loop cost $46 million. The new Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis cost in the region of $125 million in 2006. In Washington, D.C., the...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:19 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Manchester City at Newcastle, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN2); Women’s National Teams, Exhibition, United States vs. China, 6 p.m. (NBCSN)
Men’s College Basketball--East Carolina at North Carolina, 11 a....
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 9:56 AM
Few theaters in Chicago have been as influential in the nurturing and developing of off-Loop theater as the Theatre Building Chicago, the venerable venue that has stood near the Lakeview corner of Belmont and Racine avenues since its founding in 1977....
| Jun 17, 2011
"Mr. Popper's Penguins," a mildly amusing flight of fancy for the family crowd, is far better for its penguins than its Popper. Not that Jim Carrey's Mr. Popper is poorly done, per se. But the penguins are perfectly suited for stealing scenes and hearts...