| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Jon Hamm essays a character very different from Don Draper in the British miniseries "A Young Doctor's Notebook," which will finally premiere in the U.S. on Wednesday at 10 p.m. on Ovation.
The "Mad Men" star also served as a producer on the British...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Only one word describes the effect of watching Ben Affleck slowly dial down the temperature one degree at a time in "Runner Runner": Cool. Frank Sinatra cool.
He stars as sociopathic online gambling mogul Ivan Block, and if that role doesn't sound cool,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Up until 2005, Charles Roven was a fairly successful Hollywood producer with "Three Kings," "12 Monkeys," "City of Angels," "Cadillac Man" and a pair of "Scooby-Doo" movies. Then "Batman Begins" provided a high-octane boost to his Hollywood trajectory....
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:32 PM
“Iron Man 3″ brings several Marvel characters to the big screen for the first time, among them Dr. Maya Hansen, ......
| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:55 PM
In the last shot of Ben Affleck's "Argo" — relax, there are no spoilers here — the camera pans slowly along the shelves of toys in a young boy's bedroom. The year is 1980; the film spends most of its time on the true story of how a CIA...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Rebecca Hall, fresh off her turn as a brilliant biologist in "Iron Man 3," will make her Broadway debut playing a murderess in a revival of "Machinal."
Penned by American journalist and playwright Sophie Treadwell, the expressionist drama is based on...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:29 PM
A Chicago woman accused of robbing a bank to pay off the money she embezzled from her job at another bank was found guilty today in federal court of conspiracy and bank robbery.
Navahcia Edwards, 25, had no reaction when U.S. District Judge Matthew...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:50 PM
He's back on "Die Hard" territory these days, but Bruce Willis has been doing lots of other work lately, an example being this comedy casting him as a veteran gambler who gets an unlikely "business" partner.
She's a former stripper played by Rebecca...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:41 PM
It's no secret that Massachusetts native Ben Affleck loves Boston. After all, "Good Will Hunting" — the film that put him and Matt Damon on the Hollywood map — was set there, as were his first two directorial efforts, "Gone Baby Gone" and "The...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:14 PM
There will be a tense standoff between two hostage movies at the box office this weekend, as “Taken 2” and “Argo" battle for No. 1.
After a spectacular $49.5-million debut last weekend, the Liam Neeson sequel "Taken 2" will likely...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 7:40 AM
If you see someone who looks like Ben Affleck out and about Monday and Tuesday in Chicago, it very well could be "The Town" and "Good Will Hunting" actor.
Affleck will be here to screen his new film, “Argo,” which he starred in and directed,...
| Nov 18, 2010
Ozark waitresses turned boxers. Los Angelenos battling over racial and social inequality. Boston's criminal element and a do-gooder detective. A West Texas cowboy and a satchel of money. A slum kid from India and a game show. Bomb specialists in Iraq...