| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:14 PM
There will be a tense standoff between two hostage movies at the box office this weekend, as “Taken 2” and “Argo" battle for No. 1.
After a spectacular $49.5-million debut last weekend, the Liam Neeson sequel "Taken 2" will likely...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:16 AM
This is the type of movie critics are going to rip apart. They’re not going to pull their punches as they have at it. Perhaps it’s because I went in with low expectations that I kind of had fun with it.
I did wonder something about Joe Rogan,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Selena Gomez has plenty to smile about these days. The 20-year-old starlet who shot to fame in 2007 with the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place has been taking a break from her chart-topping music career to make movies. South Florida Parenting...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Jacob Jeffries went from roaming the halls of Western High to having his music video for "Suffocate My Heart" featured on MTV Buzzworthy.
Two talented young men, pianist/singer Jacob Jeffries and guitarist Jimmy Powers, form the Florida-born Jacob...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Whether in a cartoony red-and-blue Super Mario costume bouncing around the Miami Heat’s “Harlem Shake” video or in his work clothes stepping in for a cramping LeBron James as a savior in Game 4 of last year’s NBA Finals, the...
| Feb 25, 2013
Hello. I’m Times Political Writer Seema Mehta and here’s your L.A. City Election update.
The nation’s eyes were fixed this weekend on the Oscar race unfolding in Hollywood. But with just days to go before the citywide March 5 election,...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Should unexpected pleasures be so unexpected around here anymore? A visit to South Florida by Steve Martin, banjoist? Mike Tyson at the Arsht Center? A family-style scavenger hunt in Wilton Manors? New Kids on the Block … anywhere? Nothing should...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Kevin James as a Mixed Martial Arts fighter? Unlikely, to be sure, but also reasonably fun in a comedy that suggests how far teachers will go to protect programs in their schools.
That's the setup as James plays such an instructor, who takes up fighting...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 9:59 PM
Jerry Seinfeld’s eponymous sitcom was, famously, about nothing. But, of course, it was about everything: the minutiae of human interaction on a molecular level.
In his first visit to Hard Rock Live Friday night, the comic showed that he...
| Dec 20, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
Maybe it's just me, but if I lost my legs in an accident at my job as a whale trainer, the B-52s’ “Love Shack” would be the last song to cheer me up. There's plenty of ridiculous music out there that doesn't...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Where do monsters go to get rest and relaxation? Check the title again, since this animated comedy-fantasy finds Dracula (voice of Adam Sandler) operating the site. With his daughter (voice of Selena Gomez) celebrating her birthday, he's happy to have...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Randy Couture is a mixed-martial arts icon and UFC Hall of Famer who has brawled his way to five world titles and is a big reason that UFC is the pop-culture phenomenon it is today. But if there’s one thing he wants you to take away from his...