| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Robert Rodriguez's new "Machete Kills" is the strongest example yet of the corner the filmmaker seems to have painted himself into, a sad funhouse of bad movies made in thrall of bad movies. Even the self-sufficiency of Rodriguez having his own production...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The death of actor Paul Walker on Saturday leaves a major hole in Universal's "Fast and Furious" series, the studio's most successful active film franchise, which had been in production on its seventh installment since September for release next summer....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:30 PM
"Fast & Furious" actor Paul Walker died in a car crash after attending an event to benefit Reach Out WorldWide, the charity he founded. Now that organization will benefit from home entertainment sales of "Fast & Furious 6," in which Walker co-starred,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I haven't had a movie list for a while, and watching Sigourney Weaver again in "Aliens" the other night convinced me to do a list of the best five movie roles for kick-ass female action stars. I'm not talking Bond......
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Ellen DeGeneres was in her element Wednesday at the People's Choice Awards, taking swipes at Justin Timberlake, Drew Barrymore and Oprah Winfrey.
The daytime host's humorously questionable behavior kept the otherwise stale show hosted by "2 Broke...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:38 AM
On-screen, Vin Diesel's default setting can be described as coiled rage and brutal efficiency.
In the films that put him on Hollywood's star map, the buff and bald actor hefts big guns: from artillery to his own softball-sized biceps. He punches the...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Vanessa Hudgens is kind of a good girl. At least that's what her Marie Claire interview makes her out to be: a "good girl gone badass," to be exact.
The "High School Musical" alum, 24, covers the fashion and beauty mag's October issue and her feature...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 3:37 PM
This sequel to Robert Rodriguez's 2010 “Machete” — a semi-retro action vehicle for Danny Trejo — came and went quickly enough last year that I somehow missed it, despite being a big fan of the original and of Trejo. (How big a fan?...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Kim Kardashian has shared another photo of her baby girl, North West.
Perhaps this week's Parisian adventure without the little one had the new mom feeling extra gushy?
"I missed waking up with my little [angel]," the 32-year-old wrote, using a little...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Robert Rodriguez's "Machete Kills" is a sequel based on an end-credits joke from a film that was itself based on a joke trailer contained within a half-joke grindhouse homage. Exactly how many degrees such an endeavor is removed from anything resembling...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Everyone wants to snuggle with a Victoria's Secret model, right? This time it was Michelle Rodriguez, who with Cara Delevingne drew attention canoodling and otherwise having a good time courtside at Tuesday's New York Knicks game.
The "Fast and Furious"...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 1:40 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Rebel Wilson is having a good week.
First, the comedian hosted the MTV Movie Awards, and now Universal Pictures has announced it is planning a sequel to the film that helped cement her star status: “Pitch Perfect.”