| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Oscar-winning producer Graham King is in the throes of redefining his business model and raising movie funds after the recent departure of his longtime financial backer Tim Headington.
The official split between King and Headington, who was co-owner of...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It was Samuel Butler who wrote of dogs that, "You may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too." He reckoned without the prissy, annoyingly infallible canine hero of "Mr. Peabody &...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:35 AM
The Academy Awards will have a theme when the prizes are handed out March 2 on ABC.
The show will honor heroes: real-life ("Gandhi," "Silkwood"), literary ("To Kill a Mockingbird," "The Grapes of Wrath"), action heroes ("Gladiator"), superheroes ("...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:34 AM
Another sign that the Disney-George Clooney movie "Tomorrowland" is headed our way: A casting call went out for "Tomorrowland 1964 Men."
Hopefuls are told they will hear from casting by 5 p.m. Wednesday (today) and that the fitting for costumes will...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:09 AM
As a Disney movie shooting in Central Florida, "Tomorrowland" would be expected to use Disney World as a backdrop.
Here's the happy news for Disney fans: The George Clooney sci-fi movie will feature the Carousel of Progress attraction in the Magic...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In the past few years, thanks primarily to the extraordinary string of creative and commercial successes rolling out of the Pixar Studios, animated films and writing honors haven't been mutually exclusive terms. Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" garnered...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Die-hard film fans will not want to miss Hungarian director György Pálfi's meticulous compilation film, "Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen." Over the course of three years, Pálfi and his team edited together clips from 450 different movies into a more-or-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:13 AM
What is Pixar doing, settling for adequacy?
"Monsters University," the weirdly charmless sequel to the animated 2001 Pixar hit "Monsters, Inc.," is no better or worse than the average (and I mean average) time-filling sequel cranked out by other...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Is George Clooney coming to town?
Disney's "Tomorrowland" will shoot in Central Florida this fall, several sources tell the Sentinel.
The Metro Orlando Film Commission had no comment.
Oscar-winner Clooney and Hugh Laurie ("House") are starring in...
| Jun 10, 2013
Not even attempting to scale the heights of Pixar past, "Monsters University" finds Disney's toon studio operating at a pleasantly middling level of artistic achievement. Tracing the friendship of scarer-in-chief Sulley and one-eyed sidekick Mike Wazowski...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Disney World is pulling the plug on two of its live-entertainment options at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park next month. The last day for the Pixar Pals Countdown to Fun parade and the Disney Channel Rocks street show will be April 6, a Disney World...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:51 PM
EMERYVILLE, Calif. — It takes a fearless sort of man to wear a skirt to the office — even when the office is a den of art school grads, the boss is an avuncular guy with a Hawaiian shirt fetish and the skirt is a stylish plaid number...