| May 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
"Battleship" (PG-13). This sci-fi action movie pits a fleet of naval ships against an alien force that's attacking Earth. Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgard, Liam Neeson, Rihanna, Brooklyn Decker and Tadanobu Asano. TownMall Cinemas (12:50,...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:02 AM
Accepting “The Walking Dead's” prize for best syndicated/cable television series, executive producer Scott Gimple, surrounded by cast members past and […]...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:49 PM
With his Slavic cheekbones and brooding presence, Jack Palance makes an ideal vampire overlord in the new-to-Blu-ray "Dan Curtis' Dracula" (1974, MPI, unrated, $20).
Instead of playing Drac as a strictly evil presence, Palance — a native of...
| Jun 4, 2014
What kind of culture produced those two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls charged with stabbing a classmate 19 times?
The 12-year-olds were charged as adults. Police said they wanted to kill their classmate so they could cement a pact with an...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Johnny Depp's new artificial-intelligence thriller probably lacks the processing power to top the U.S. box office charts this weekend.
The $100-million "Transcendence," in which Depp plays a brilliant researcher, is expected to gross $20 million to $22...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:41 PM
In the new sci-fi film "Transcendence," Johnny Depp plays a scientist who survives a brush with death, though he is forced to upload his consciousness onto a computer to do so.
As a leading man, Depp has endured his own share of misfortunes in recent...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Disney-Marvel's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" eked out a small lead over Fox's "Rio 2" at the Friday box office. The superhero pic looks to win the weekend in this year's second three-peat (after "The Lego Movie").
The "Captain America" sequel...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:23 PM
"Mortdecai," an upcoming action-comedy starring Johnny Depp as a roguish art dealer, will open Feb. 6, Lionsgate announced.
Based on the the novels of Kyril Bonfiglioli, "Mortdecai" follows the globetrotting rake Charlie Mortdecai (Depp) as he races...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Global Screen has picked up world-wide distribution rights to 3D fantasy family entertainment pic "The Legend of Longwood." It will start selling the title at the European Film Market in Berlin.
The English-language production is an adventure...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Fans of the 1988 supernatural comedy "Beetlejuice" will recall that the way to summon Michael Keaton's titular ghost is to repeatedly invoke his name. Now Keaton himself is taking a similar approach to a sequel.
During a press junket for the new...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
To help transform Matthew McConaughey into a man dying of AIDS, Robin Mathews used grits to simulate a flaky rash in "Dallas Buyers Club."
For a pivotal comb-over scene in "American Hustle," Kathrine Gordon shaved and thinned part of Christian Bale's...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 1:50 PM
For all the chiseled abs and testosterone-fueled bloodletting of the new sword-and-sandals movie "300: Rise of an Empire," the person making the strongest impression with critics and audiences is French actress Eva Green, who plays the vengeful naval...