| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:32 AM
The first trailer has arrived for “Jupiter Ascending,” Andy and Lana Wachowski's newest sci-fi venture, and the clip offers some […]...
| Dec 11, 2013
William Shakespeare’s “MacBeth” is transported to a galaxy far, far away in the latest production from Right Brain Theater. Produced and directed by Orion Couling, “MacSith” tells the tale of "MoffBeth" (Nick Toussant), a...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:46 AM
The "Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade," which aired Wednesday on ABC, is always more than just a promenade down two sets of Main Streets. The company uses that two hours of airtime to sprinkle its newest attributes amid princesses and musical numbers....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Screenwriters J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay have been hired to join Roberto Orci in penning the next installment in the […]...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
When a movie has little dialogue and even fewer sound effects, what keeps the audience tethered emotionally to the story? And how can a film seamlessly blend the idea of death and a child's wide-eyed wonderment? Through its music, of course. Here are four...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hopefully you've all had or are still having a great holiday break, but after New Year's Day things start getting back to normal, and TV is no exception.
Your regularly scheduled programming is about to return. So if you're wondering when your favorite...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:22 AM
A youngster (Asa Butterfield, "Hugo") could be the last hope for humanity against an alien race in director-screenwriter Gavin Hood's visually cool adaptation of the Orson Scott Card sci-fi novel.
Playing off his "Star Wars" past, Harrison Ford is fun...
| Jan 18, 2014
E-books have taken off in a huge way among the iPad- and Kindle-obsessed, but one electronic tome that's topping the charts — both free and paid-for — is Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf," the book of political writings by the Nazi leader...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. has seen more than a few tie victories in recent years: The very first time I voted, in 2006, there was a lead-actor split between Forest Whitaker and Sacha Baron Cohen. In 2010, we awarded best director to David Fincher...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:03 AM
PARK CITY, Utah -- About three years into the filming of the ambitious fictional film project "Boyhood," the movie's then-11-year-old actress, Lorelei Linklater, went to her father, the movie's director Richard Linklater, with an impatient request.
| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Someday, Clark the Cub, the Jar Jar Binks of the North Side, the Anne Hathaway of Wrigleyville, the Berenstain Bear of Major League Baseball, will make an ideal Chicago Cubs mascot. Someday. Possibly sooner than we think.
When that day arrives, Clark...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"Game of Thrones" still reigns supreme with the Motion Picture Sound Editors.
The HBO fantasy drama received the most nominations from the MPSE for its upcoming 61st annual Golden Reel Awards. While "Thrones" leads with three, "Boardwalk Empire,"...