| May 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
In one of the most anticipated box office showdowns of the summer, "The Hangover Part III" is hoping to get a jump start on "Fast & Furious 6."
The final installment in Todd Phillips' raunchy R-rated comedy franchise was slated to face off against "Fast...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The idea came screeching into director Justin Lin's fuel-injected imagination in 2009: a fiery escape scene featuring a muscle car that crashes out of an airplane during takeoff.
In production at the time on "Fast & Furious" — the fourth...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Diversity, as San Diego anchorman Ron Burgundy explained nearly a decade ago, was an old wooden ship used during the Civil War. Which, of course, was way off. Ron, played by Will Ferrell in the 2004 comedy “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,&...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:52 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With a cast of superheroes and villains, "The Avengers" beat out its competitors to become the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards.
The action romp won three awards Sunday, including the top prize, movie of the year.
| 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.”
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:37 PM
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| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Milla Jovovich first stepped into the boots of the zombie-fighting heroine Alice a decade ago, not knowing that the “Resident ......
| Sep 17, 2012
| 2:41 PM
How did the "Resident Evil" franchise get to five movies?
Of course, the easy answer is that all the films have made a small profit and the studio is sticking with what works.
What I don't understand is how the franchise has managed to retain its...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:23 PM
The same week I saw the much anticipated Paul Thomas Anderson movie, I also caught the latest from Paul W.S. Anderson. It’s a piece of garbage called Resident Evil: Retribution. I just found out this is the 5th in the series (was this really...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:21 PM
"Resident Evil: Retribution" is the fifth movie in a very successful franchise that began as a series of apocalyptic Japanese video games. The surreal sci-fi adventure blends "Aliens" and "The Matrix" with "Blade Runner" overtones. For good measure,...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Tony Scott, who was celebrated as the director of "Top Gun" and other blockbuster Hollywood action films, had a less publicized project in video games.
The filmmaker had teamed up with his brother Ridley Scott to be executive producers for a series of...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:49 PM
As long as the action movies in this video-game-inspired franchise keep coming, Milla Jovovich never has to worry if she'll work again. She again plays Alice, the heroine fighting the sinister Umbrella Corporation in a futuristic world devastated by a...