| Dec 24, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
After enough belly flops, a pencil dive looks all right. And that's what "Grudge Match," a generic but decent step up from something like "Escape Plan" or "The Big Wedding," is: The pencil dive of movies, only set in a boxing ring....
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:59 PM
As television viewers increasingly watch shows days and weeks after they originally air, broadcasters are trying to get paid for more of those views.
On Tuesday, CBS Corp. Chief Executive Leslie Moonves said advertisers are increasingly willing to pay...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 12:30 PM
2013 was not only an all-time record year for domestic and global box office, it was also a big year for digital marketing and social media in Hollywood. We have seen some of the biggest viral campaigns in 2013, and YouTube and Facebook have finally...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:18 PM
At the box office, young people still hold the buying power -- sending caped crusaders and archery-loving heroines to the top of the charts.
Iron Man and Katniss Everdeen don't mean much, however, to the editors at AARP's The Magazine -- the publication...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:00 PM
A first-time gathering of several Oscar winners is the big treat of this comedy, about a Vegas reunion of several longtime friends to celebrate the impending marriage of one (Michael Douglas) who seemingly was never going to settle down.
Robert De Niro,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Gloria * * * ½
Chile podría clasificar entre las cinco naciones favoritas para ser nominadas al Oscar Extranjero, cuando Gloria sea vista por miembros de La Academia de Hollywood. La película del país austral que ganó en el Festival de Cine de Berlín,...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 1:30 PM
It's raining older men at the weekend's domestic box office, as a troupe of Hollywood legends, including Harrison Ford, Robert Redford and the "Last Vegas" quartet, stormed theaters.
The timing of these releases, while purely coincidental, saw mixed...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:30 AM
This weekend Hollywood was again unable to lure teens to the multiplex in droves, as "Ender's Game" became the latest young adult adaptation to open with modest ticket sales.
The pricey sci-fi flick debuted with a so-so $28 million, according to an...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The insectoids aren't really buzzing this weekend.
After more than a decade of development and a cacophony of fan debate, "Ender's Game" arrived in theaters with a decent but hardly spectacular Friday. The Gavin Hood-directed futurist action movie...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:58 PM
"Ender's Game" will have a happy beginning this weekend, but maybe not a happy ending.
The pricey adaptation of Orson Scott Card's popular 1985 sci-fi novel is poised to debut at No. 1 with a so-so $23 million, according to those who have seen pre-...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Lionsgate's sci-fier "Ender's Game" opened respectably with an estimated $1.4 million from Halloween night preview shows in the U.S.
The studio called the launch a "solid" start that placed it third for Thursday behind "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" and...
| Oct 31, 2013
A genial "Hangover" for the AARP set, "Last Vegas" is roughly what you'd expect, or fear, but a little better.
The four stars, born between 1937 and 1947, are Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline. The setup: Lifelong Flatbush-...