| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:30 PM
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided.
So close and yet so far, the colony of Elysium hovers just outside Earth's atmosphere, a mere 19-...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Matt Damon rose above the competition at the box office this weekend, where his sci-fi film "Elysium" was No. 1 as four new films hit theaters.
The pricey movie about a man desperate to get to a plush man-made space station hovering above Earth opened...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:04 AM
After the coffee. Before getting another jet on the runway.
The Skinny: Here's my ending for "Breaking Bad." In the final episode, a big dome comes down with Walter on one side and Dean on the other and a meth factory split in two. Seriously, I don't...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:33 AM
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation," starring Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis and Channing Tatum, is dominating in home entertainment. The big-budget action film from Paramount is the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc title, as well as the top rental.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Ancient Greeks believed Elysium to be "a dwelling place for those who lived a righteous life."
Writer-director Neill Blomkamp depicts his "Elysium" as a pristine space station, where the elite have escaped from the hellhole that is Earth. In this serene...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, and Ron Livingston were among the celebs buzzing about boozing at the Los Angeles premiere of "Drinking Buddies."
Wilde, who walked the red carpet on Aug. 15 at ArcLight Hollywood with fiancÃ© and costar Jason Sudeikis...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:10 PM
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" continued its strong showing at the box office on Friday, taking in an estimated $4.7 million on its way to an expected second weekend atop the chart.
Starring Forest Whitaker as a White House employee who served under eight U....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Lily Collins, star of "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" has been dubbed the most dangerous cyber celebrity of 2013.
The actress was bestowed this year's (dis)honor by Internet security firm McAfee because searching for pictures and downloads of...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Jennifer Aniston rumor-debunking alert! She's not pregnant.
The "Friends" alum, who finds herself in the news quite often for things she's not doing, is putting to bed the latest rumor that she's with child.
File this one under stories that won't go...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"TO BE loved to madness -- such was her great desire. Love was to her the one cordial which could drive away the eating loneliness of her days. And she seemed to long for the abstraction called passionate love more than for any particular lover." So wrote...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Warner Bros. has closed a financing deal with RatPac-Dune Entertainment, a four-year partnership with Dune's Steven Mnuchin, filmmaker Brett Ratner and Australian billionaire James Packer, to fund up to 75 upcoming films.
The total funds are expected...