| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Walt Disney Studios is marking milestone after milestone.
For the first time in its history, Disney has broken the $4 billion mark at the worldwide box office. It previously reached a record high in mid November when "Thor: The Dark World" hammered...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Now that the summer box-office proceeds have been tallied, with the hits ("Iron Man 3") and misses ("R.I.P.D") identified, social media measurement firm Fizziology has weighed in with the season's social media standouts.
Fizziology has generated its...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:41 AM
Darth Vader is there. So is Harry Potter, Gollum, E.T., Bruce Willis, Iron Man and Ben-Hur twice. Tom Cruise makes a few appearances. Harrison Ford a few more. There's sinking ships, superheroes, pirates, blue aliens and big old sharks.
| Nov 8, 2013
Thor, Loki and their Asgardian pals are getting the Lego treatment in a new parody of the “Thor: The Dark World” movie poster.
The poster, released on Nov. 6, features Lego versions of the stars of the upcoming Marvel film in a promotion for...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Come Super Bowl Sunday, this year's crop of movie commercials won't be the only ads with connections to the world of movies. At least five spots from car companies — traditionally big players in Super Bowl advertising — will feature...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Young children tend to live in suspended animation regarding Oscar-nominated films — as in, if it's not “Frozen,” “Despicable Me 2” or “The Croods,” it's not on their screen.
For parents interested in...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:03 AM
In a review of the 945 top-grossing films since 1950, researchers for the American Academy of Pediatrics found that movies rated PG-13 have become progressively more violent, with gunplay tripling since 1985. In fact, today’s PG-13 movies are more...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:30 PM
When Walt Disney Pictures releases "Iron Man 3" on homevideo Sept. 24, it won't be the first post-theatrical glimpse fans will get of the film after its theatrical run. The movie will be available for high-definition download three weeks earlier on a...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:30 AM
My precious! Warner Bros.'s "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" was the No. 1 pirated movie of the year, with the fantasy pic racking up an estimated 8.4 million illegal downloads.
The next two most-pirated films are "Django Unchained," logging 8.1...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The saga between behemoths Gwyneth Paltrow and Vanity Fair seems to have come to an anticlimactic close.
Vanity Fair Editor Graydon Carter addressed long-running rumors that the magazine would blast the Oscar-winning actress -- an article he said some...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:40 PM
BEIJING -- Smog seems to have helped Smaug at the Chinese box office this last weekend.
"The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug," raked in about $33.7 million from Friday to Sunday, consulting firm Artisan Gateway said Tuesday, putting it in first place....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:51 AM
The low-budget horror film “The Conjuring” conjured sufficient sales in the week before Halloween to capture the top sales position, while the sci-fi thriller “After Earth,” though not a top seller, held onto the top rental spot....