| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:13 PM
"Thor: The Dark World" will steal "The Best Man Holiday's" thunder at the box office this weekend.
After debuting with a healthy $85.7 million, the 3-D superhero sequel is expected to collect at least an additional $40 million during its second...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Media company 21st Century Fox's fiscal second-quarter profit was sliced in half, largely because big-ticket feature films landed with a thud at the box office and the broadcast network continues its uphill slog.
Fox's television show "X-Factor" with...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Variety landed quite a coup when we got to sit down with the star of one of the biggest films from 2013, Irving Zisman.
If the name doesn't ring a bell, Zisman is the title character in "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa," the 86-year-old widower who embarks...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:47 AM
The recent "Thor" movies have helped the notion of a Norseman?s visit to contemporary America be accepted, but whereas that one was pretty benevolent, the one in the case of this horror tale has no reservations about destroying New York City.
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Blue Is the Warmest Color
Criterion, $19.95; Blu-ray, $24.95
Available on VOD beginning Feb. 25
For all the controversy over the explicit sex in writer-director Abdellatif Kechiche's three-hour adaptation of Julie Maroh's graphic novel "Blue Is...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 12:30 AM
Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" and Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" each received eight nominations as the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films announced the nominations for the 40th Annual Saturn Awards.
"The Hunger Games:...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Oscar buzz -- and a bigger box office gross -- couldn't lift "Gravity" over a highly anticipated Disney live-action fantasy when the two films hit the home video market last week.
Walt Disney Studios' "Thor: The Dark World," the eighth installment in the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:02 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D....
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Beyond its crass practical considerations -- promoting the soon-to-be-released "Captain America" sequel, while giving "Agents of SHIELD" a week off -- ABC's super-synergistic special "Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe" contains a pretty interesting...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky welcomed their twin babies last Tuesday, and on Monday the comely couple revealed the names of their wee ones.
The Aussie "Thor" star, 30, and his wife, 37, a Spanish actress, shared the boys' monikers -- Tristan and...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:26 PM
With "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and "X-Men: Days of Future Past" arriving in theaters later this year and "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" and "Batman vs. Superman" set for release in 2015 and 2016 respectively, it's clear society's obsession with...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Stan Lee is ready for his closeup. And if trends continue the way they are, there are going to be plenty more of them. At 91, the mastermind behind Marvel Comics -- and co-creator of properties like the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man and the Avengers,...