| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Amid a summer in which Earth has been decimated by an alien intelligence, abandoned by humanity, overrun by zombies and beset by demons, "Pacific Rim" introduces yet another threat: kaiju -- giant, city-smashing monsters from the deep. Mankind's only hope...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Futuristic giant robots may be designed to defeat monsters, but they seem to be no match for a bunch of middle-aged comics.
"Grown Ups 2" headed into the weekend tracking ahead of Guillermo del Toro's ambitious sci-fi effort "Pacific Rim" at the box...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:22 PM
“Pacific Rim” fans can pilot their own Jaegers and fight alien kaiju in an upcoming mobile game inspired by the […]...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Another weekend, another big-budget misfire at the summer box office.
Following the failure of the pricey action flicks "After Earth," "White House Down" and "The Lone Ranger," Guillermo del Toro's $190-million "Pacific Rim" also found itself unable...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:32 PM
“Pacific Rim” didn't even exist as a full screenplay when Guillermo del Toro signed on to produce the Jaegers-versus-kaiju epic […]...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:07 PM
"Pacific Rim" was not a big hit out of the starting gate last week, and perhaps that's understandable. Unless you are a fan of the "Godzilla"-influenced branch of Japanese popular cinema, the story of ferocious creatures called Kaiju facing off against...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Actor Robert Kazinsky is, as they say, having a bit of a moment. The English thespian who appeared on the […]...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The horror film "The Conjuring" scared up big crowds going into the weekend, taking in an estimated $17 million dollars on Friday and tracking to unseat "Despicable Me 2" at the top of the box office.
Another debut, DreamWorks Animation's "Turbo,"...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Some actors have faces that are known everywhere. Once seen, never forgotten.
Boris Karloff earned one of those faces by playing the original Frankenstein, but he had a sizable 75-film career, mostly as a bad guy, behind him before he took on that role....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:23 PM
While Guillermo Del Toro's "Pacific Rim" wreaks havoc across Burbank's movie screens, a few blocks away his more subdued works are being reimagined in a macabre mash-up of pop and fine art.
At Hyaena Gallery this month an art show ventures "Into the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Pity the poor studio executives. They spend hundreds of millions of dollars giving moviegoers what they think they want -- summer blockbusters with big stars, big explosions and out-of-this-world themes -- and who makes all the money? Adam Sandler with...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Fans who've waited years for a follow-up to the sci-fi blockbuster “Independence Day” might soon be treated not just to […]...