| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In the original "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs," a young inventor tries to improve his town's diet by building a machine that can turn water into food, but winds up running into problems when massive amounts of everything from cheeseburgers to...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:00 PM
A handful of recent movies have served up sections of the life of 20th century kung fu master Ip Man, whose teachings, like the proverbial Velvet Underground myth about rock bands, spawned a generation's worth of martial artists (including Bruce Lee)....
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:36 PM
If "The Sopranos" had ended with Tony turning informant and being whisked away into the witness protection program, "The Family" could have been a big-screen sequel to the TV show. As the movie opens, Giovanni Monzani...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Anyone who pays even passing attention to the trailers and commercials for "Prisoners" may think they have a handle on what this movie is about: Hugh Jackman’s an aggrieved father on the hunt for his kidnapped daughter,...
| Jul 8, 2013
It’s not that “Pacific Rim” star Charlie Hunnam hasn’t had a chance at a breakout movie role. The English actor was nearly cast as Thor and turned down Russell Brand’s part in “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” which...
| Aug 22, 2013
Zippy, kinetic and brashly funny, "The World's End" comes to the U.S. from its native England hard on the heels of "This Is the End," an American comedy about ordinary mortals (comedians, actually, so maybe not so ordinary) manning up to deal with...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Think you can escape the world's troubles by heading to the multiplex this summer?
Terrorist schemes have a starring role in the season's action movies, triggering an assortment of mayhem — collapsing skyscrapers, spaceships...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:00 PM
With most eyes looking for reviews of films premiering out of the Toronto International Film Festival over the next week, it was a surprise to some when reviews hit the Web on Friday morning of the upcoming action-drama "Captain Phillips," starring Tom...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
World premiering Tuesday night at the Toronto International Film Festival is the psychological thriller “Proxy,” about two women whose lives become intertwined in the aftermath of a vicious attack.
Directed and co-written by Zack Parker, the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:22 PM
When “The X-Men” debuted 50 years ago, it was part of a wave of Marvel Comics spearheaded by writer/editor Stan […]...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The first trailer for the upcoming “RoboCop” reboot is out, featuring plenty of action and a sleek new suit that […]...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:02 PM
A correction has been added to this post. See below for details. The X-Men’s 50th anniversary arrives in the inimitable […]...