| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:12 AM
J. R. R. Tolkien fans finally get a glimpse of Bilbo Baggins facing off against the dragon Smaug in a […]...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:47 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Cedar Cove It's Christmas, and while...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:30 PM
More Hobbits and "Hunger Games," more "Anchorman" and more "Thor" will feed filmgoers thirsting for the familiar through the end of the year. But with the summer reaching benchmark box office levels, fall and winter movies will need to keep up strong...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:30 PM
She's come undone. The title of one of my favorite Wally Lamb novels about a woman over the edge kept running through my mind as I watched Woody Allen's new film "Blue Jasmine."
There's just no better way to put it. Jasmine, in such a paralyzing state...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
"Iron Man 3," "Star Trek Into Darkness," "Pacific Rim" and "Game of Thrones" led the pack with three noms each as the Hollywood Post Alliance announced its 2013 nominees.
Marvel's Shane Black pic nabbed three nominations and Guillermo del Toro's monster-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Warner Bros. is hoping "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has another magic trick up her sleeve.
More than two years after the last film in the eight-picture franchise about the boy wizard hit theaters, the studio announced it would release a series...
| Jul 17, 2013
Guillermo del Toro is a human dream catcher, a fanboy's fanboy. At 48, the Mexico-born filmmaker is the subject of so much wishful thinking that if he were to actually make all of the upcoming movies that entertainment websites have linked to him, he...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Call it the summer of the showbiz IPO shakeout.
Over the last several months, a handful of entertainment business companies either took key steps toward or away from initial public stock offerings.
Among those companies are MGM Holdings Inc., SFX...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:43 PM
"Gravity," the deep space thriller starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock, is getting the Dolby Atmos treatment.
The Warner Bros. movie will be the first at the AMC Lincoln Square in New York to be filmed in the next generation sound format, known...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Warner Bros. has released the second trailer for "The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug."
Peter Jackson's follow-up to "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" is set to bow Dec. 13.
The film continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins as he...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:08 AM
BEIJING -- Strong showings by domestic films drove China's box office in the first half of 2013 to $1.79 billion, up 36% year on year, official statistics released Wednesday showed.
Domestic films accounted for 62% of ticket sales, the State...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Will the kids who turn out for “Despicable Me 2” get the better of the on-screen man-children of “Grown Ups 2”?
The two films will battle for No. 1 at the multiplex this weekend, as Guillermo del Toro's 3-D "Pacific Rim" will...