| Jan 8, 2013
David R. Ellis, 60, a journeyman director and former stuntman whose credits include the 2006 thriller "Snakes on a Plane," died Monday morning in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he was in pre-production on the upcoming film "Kite" with Samuel L....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:58 AM
“We believe you are the only one who can help us.”
That ominous plea comes about halfway through the new trailer for “47 Ronin,” and while it’s directed at the character played by Keanu Reeves the entreaty could also...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Midway through his 17th season, has Lakers All-Star Kobe Bryant reinvented himself as a point guard?
Bryant has embraced a facilitating role in the last three games, averaging 13 assists per game in impressive victories over the Utah Jazz, Oklahoma City...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:22 AM
When Oscar winner Ben Kingsley signed on to play the Mandarin in “Iron Man 3,” he joined a legion of ......
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Inspired by the latest installment in the “Die Hard” series, today’s movie list is the 10 Best Movies About Hostages/Kidnapping. Cutting it down to just 10 turned out to be a heck of a job, because there have been a......
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The HFPA and InStyle held their annual, always elegant Toronto Film Festival soiree on Sept. 9 in the Windsor Arms, where the steady arrival of leading ladies and gentlemen ensured that the boutique hotel's orchid-festooned courtyard and more intimate...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
TORONTO — The entertainment world these days is filled with hyphenates: bubble-gum pop queens trying their hands at acting, film auteurs flocking to cable TV. At the Toronto International Film Festival this year, a different trend was on display, as...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Thanks to a diverse first-quarter and summer slate, Universal Pictures crossed the $2 billion mark at the international box office for the first time in the studio's 101-year history.
Universal's top-grossing pic so far this year overseas, "Fast and...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Not content with just being a chop-socky princess, Ziyi Zhang has also tackled producing and playing a rom-com sweetheart. Her "Sophie's Revenge," which saw a limited U.S. run in 2009, proved such a box-office and critical hit in China that it has now...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Stan Sakai has been telling tales of Japanese culture and traditions, albeit in an anthropomorphic way, for decades through his […]...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:08 AM
BEIJING -- “Transcendence,” the upcoming Johnny Depp sci-fi film directed by Christopher Nolan’s longtime cinematographer Wally Pfister, will get a boost in China from DMG Entertainment, the Beijing-based company that helped add...
| Jul 16, 2013
You can’t blame “Fruitvale Station” star Michael B. Jordan for being tempted.
“I was actually thinking about calling up Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse [today] and just getting dinner reservations,” the 26-year-old...