| May 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
After J.J. Abrams was unable to find a way to have William Shatner make an appearance in his rebooted "Star Trek" franchise, is there a possibility he reprises his role as Captain Kirk in the next installment of "Star Wars?"
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| May 16, 2013
| 3:46 PM
In 2009, the "Star Trek" franchise was put in the hands of J.J. Abrams ("Lost," "Mission Impossible 3"), who confessed to never having been much of a Trekkie. This, of course, sent the dyed-in-the-wool Trekkies into a tizzy, but it turned out to be...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:11 PM
It wouldn't be quite accurate to say that J.J. Abrams' 2009 "Star Trek" reboot boldly went where no man had gone before. After all, such familiar faces such as Capt. Kirk, Mr. Spock and Uhura were along for the ride (though played by new actors), as was...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:22 AM
After the coffee. Before the flight back to Los Angeles.
The Skinny: Finally heading home after a week and a half in New York. Hope my cats remember me and didn't tear our place up. Friday's headlines include the weekend box-office preview, some...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Time for another round of award winners. Let's start with Madonna and music.
The Material Girl will receive the Top Touring Artist Award at the Billboard Music Awards. ABC is telecasting the event at 8 p.m. Sunday, May 19, from Las Vegas. Tracy Morgan...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:44 PM
"The Great Gatsby" is set to make a splashy debut at the box office this weekend, but "Iron Man 3" will still be the life of the party.
The Marvel Studios film starring Robert Downey Jr. debuted with a massive $174.1 million last weekend and has already...
| May 13, 2013
Capt. Kirk and his first officer, Spock, probably wouldn’t belt out Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ on a Prayer” aboard the starship Enterprise.
Yet Zachary Quinto, who returns as Spock in the exciting sci-fi/action sequel “Star...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Summer is the season for blockbusters at the box office, and this year Hollywood is going all in.
Midway through a year of declining attendance and ticket sales, the major studios are betting heavily on big-budget spectacles that can fatten the bottom...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:05 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding if I still need a landline phone.
The Skinny: My Time Warner Cable bill, which includes Internet and phone, is now more than $200 a month. I'm always looking to trim costs and am debating dropping the phone, which would...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:52 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With a cast of superheroes and villains, "The Avengers" beat out its competitors to become the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards.
The action romp won three awards Sunday, including the top prize, movie of the year.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Movie theater owners aren't known for being the most raucous crowd. But plop Brad Pitt in front of them and anything can happen.
"I love you!" one woman shrieked from a balcony in the cavernous 4,100-seat Caesars Palace Colosseum, where...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 10:35 AM
With all the pre-release press that has been going out about the new Star Trek game, you'd think I'd have grown immune to it all. Well, this stunt involving the original Captian Kirk (or do you call him Kirk Prime?) William Shatner made me grin from ear...