| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
As this year's cycle of summertime movie-time disaster and destruction winds down, the time seems ripe for a film to ponder just what we want from all those superhero fantasies and exaggerated adventures. "Kick-Ass 2" would like to be that movie, but it's...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Can the onetime queen of daytime television rule the box office?
That will be the question at the multiplex this weekend as "The Butler," which features Oprah Winfrey's first major movie performance in 15 years, faces off against the R-rated action...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:02 AM
In the three years since he first slipped into green Lycra to portray Kick-Ass — an awkward teen turned wannabe […]...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:04 PM
At CinemaCon this April, 20th Century Fox was the rare studio that showed its award-season hopeful off to movie theater owners. Amidst the special effects-laden summer tentpoles being previewed, Fox's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" footage stood out,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Don’t look for Jim Carrey to promote his “Kick-Ass 2.”
The “Bruce Almighty” star has taken to Twitter to distance himself from Aug. 16’s sequel because Carrey said that he “cannot support that level of violence&...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:27 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Jim Carrey says that he cannot support the violence of his upcoming superhero action flick "Kick-Ass 2" in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre.
The actor shot the film last year before the mass shooting in Connecticut...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
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Formidable Chilean filmmaker Pablo Larrain does his best work with the sly satire rooted in history — and a recent Oscar nominee for foreign-language film. Gael García...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:53 AM
After the coffee. Before preparing to moderate a panel of sports execs.
The Skinny: Among the things I have to do today is moderate a panel of regional sports executives from Fox, Time Warner Cable and NBCUniversal. Send your questions my way. And yes,...
| May 24, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Pretty much a Will Ferrell movie without Will Ferrell - since he has reveled in spoofing such professions as newscasting, auto racing and figure skating - this parody of the magic business casts Steve Carell and Steve Buscemi as veteran illusionists who...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Mark Mejia’s shop is a museum for the mind, a castle for the cabeza. It honors, celebrates, and in many cases improves upon the human head.
It is at once a resting place for Hollywood’s hottest head gear, and a retail establishment for the...
| Dec 19, 2012
Lou Caputo, a Florida Keys Sheriff's Office deputy who dressed as the Christmas "Grinch," issued onions instead of traffic citations to motorists who slightly violated -- that's speeding no more than 5-mph over the limit -- in Marathon, according to a...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:57 AM
"Góðan daginn," says Stefan Karl, returning the "good morning" greeting in his native Icelandic language.
Karl, who stars in the holiday musical "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," was speaking from Indianapolis by phone where he is...