| Apr 28, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Star power didn't do much to attract moviegoers to the multiplex this weekend, as two celebrity-heavy films were unable to jump-start the box office.
"Pain & Gain," featuring typically reliable box-office draws Dwayne Johnson and Mark Wahlberg,...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:56 AM
"Pain & Gain" is loosely based on a true story of bodybuilders gone wild on steroids and cocaine. Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie play the buffed anti-heroes who embark on a bizarre plot of kidnapping for ransom. Operating in the dark...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:02 AM
In America you're either a "doer" or a "don't-er." So says the hostile motivational speaker played by Ken Jeong, one of several supporting sleazebags tipping around the edges of director Michael Bay's "Pain & Gain."
What the self-help guru is selling,...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:10 PM
When Michael Bay goes small, "Pain & Gain" happens.
Humans handle the bone-crunching. The gore becomes gorier. The dialogue increases substantially too.
Metal things may not transform, but they still make a world of hurt delivered by "Pain & Gain's"...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Leave it to Michael Bay to spend $26 million making a low-budget comedy. If that sounds like a robust price tag for "Pain & Gain," his new true-crime-inspired tale about three Miami gym rats who kidnap and extort a wealthy sandwich shop owner, consider...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Summer is coming, and so is the Transformers ride at Universal Studios.
Transformers: The Ride -- 3D remains on target for a summertime opening, Universal Orlando officials said during a brief tour through the ground level of the structure on Friday. ...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Optimus has been damaged, alliances are shifting and the Autobots have been defeated as the final season of the Hub's ......
| May 3, 2012
| 1:05 PM
A celebration of specialness, Joss Whedon's slick blockbuster "The Avengers" presents what may be the ultimate team: half a dozen Marvel Comics superheroes for the price of one.
You don't need me to tell you it's the culmination of a five-year plan...
| May 13, 2012
| 11:42 AM
LOS ANGELES -- "The Avengers" knocked out its competition and joined an elite box office group -- the $1 billion club.
The superhero smorgasbord featuring Captain America, Iron Man, Thor and The Hulk raked in a whopping $103.2 million in it's second week...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:50 AM
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — The 10-foot-tall, red-blue-and-silver Transformer Optimus Prime stomps his way through the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park — sending adults and kids scrambling.
No, this isn't a scene from a new "Transformers""...
| May 22, 2012
We've never met, but I'm a big fan of yours.
In fact, you made me the man that I am today. Confident and resilient, I may not have all my issues in order, but I eat adversity for breakfast. I'm a good guy to have on your side, even if...
| May 24, 2012
| 3:43 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Universal Studios Hollywood on Thursday unveiled its newest attraction, "Transformers: The Ride-3D," based on the blockbuster films and toys that the theme park's operators called their best ride yet.
The ride, which opens to...