| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This TV season sees some familiar bigscreen titles on TV: "Bonnie & Clyde," "Rosemary's Baby" and "The Trip to Bountiful." That opened the door for new actors to step into famous roles -- at least those brave enough to fill the shoes of the thesps that...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:06 PM
James Cameron's "Avatar" universe just got bigger. The filmmaker is developing a live show based on his 2009 sci-fi blockbuster along with the avant-garde performance troupe Cirque du Soleil.
Cameron announced the production with Cirque president and...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:35 PM
In re-imagining the infamous evil queen who curses an innocent girl, "Maleficent" is very much a cautionary tale for modern times. It essentially begs the question — are you sure it was the shrew that needed taming?
It stars a wickedly good...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
She is the meanest woman ever to get her own plush toy.
Maleficent, the wicked fairy from "Sleeping Beauty" who condemns the infant Princess Aurora to die, is the protagonist of a new movie starring Angelina Jolie and an unlikely character to boast...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Directorial acclaim never comes easy. When it hits, though, the results can be significant not only for the helmer but for cinema itself. We take a look back at the films that propelled some of today’s most celebrated directors to prominence....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:00 AM
It's not quite May, but I have officially begun my search for the perfect popcorn movie. That's what we call the big box-office bruisers that swagger through our summers because expectations are strangely both high — and low. A quick fix of fun...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Actor Sam Worthington has reportedly settled his paparazzo-related assault case.
The "Avatar" star's attorney Stacey Richman took a conditional-dismissal deal on April 8 in Manhattan Criminal Court, the New York Daily News reported Wednesday.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:48 AM
In 1987, Paul Verhoeven's futuristic crime thriller "RoboCop" made its mark with equal parts over-the-top violence and cynical, prescient satire. Now director Jose Padilha's remake has updated the cybernetic cop's story with references to the hot-button...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:32 AM
In "Pacific Rim," a score-settling Idris Elba demonstrated he has the eye of the tiger. Now he'll show that he has the voice of one as well.
The 41-year-old London-born actor is in final negotiations to provide the voice of the fearsome feline Shere...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Sam Worthington appeared in Manhattan Criminal Court on Wednesday for his arraignment in a case revolving around a Sunday altercation with a paparazzo.
The "Avatar" star, 37, was formally charged with two counts of assault in the third degree, one count...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:30 PM
James Cameron called on his fellow filmmakers to be bolder in their use of format on day two of the international 3D Creative Summit in London. The "Avatar" director was the two-day event's biggest draw taking part via an exclusive pre-recorded...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Director James Cameron has prevailed in another "Avatar" plagiarism suit with a Maryland judge tossing out the action.
The suit by Bryant Moore claimed that Cameron had used his screenplays and drawings to create the 2009 blockbuster.