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  • 'World War Z' could rise from the dead

    'World War Z' could rise from the dead
    In the new zombie epic "World War Z," Brad Pitt jets around the world seeking an elusive solution to an intractable problem. He's been doing a lot of that in real life too. Six months ago, Pitt's new movie appeared doomed — by a release-date...
  • 'SuperTicket' for seeing movie at theater, home

    'SuperTicket' for seeing movie at theater, home
    Get ready for a "SuperTicket" to the movies. After years of bickering over how soon after theatrical release a movie can be piped into the home, major studios and theater owners are experimenting with a new way to promote home entertainment sales...
  • Film Review: 'World War Z' fun but lacking

    Film Review: 'World War Z' fun but lacking
    The big-budget "World War Z" (directed by Marc Forster from Max Brooks's novel) is first and foremost an old-fashioned zombie movie. It makes no rotting bones about it. In the 45 years since George A. Romero's "Night of the Living Dead" — whose...
  • RIP James Gandolfini. Will 'World War Z' rise?

    RIP James Gandolfini. Will 'World War Z' rise?
    After the coffee. Before remembering how fleeting life can be. The Skinny: Very sad about James Gandolfini. I only met him once, and it wasn't on duty. I used to hang out in a little bar in Chelsea that "Sopranos" costar Michael Imperioli owned, and...
  • Box office: 'Monsters University' to spook 'World War Z'

    Box office: 'Monsters University' to spook 'World War Z'
    A collection of cute furry creatures will smother the undead this weekend, as "Monsters University" is expected to top zombie tale "World War Z" and several holdovers at the box office, including "Man of Steel." The new Pixar film, a follow-up to 2001'...
  • Review: 'World War Z' gets a rise from the undead

    Birds do it. Bees do it. Even educated fleas do it. And as it turns out, zombies do it as well. They swarm. And when they're done swarming, they swarm all over again. That unstoppably manic movement is the most unexpected part of "World War Z" as well...
  • 'World War Z': Brad Pitt succeeds against the odds, reviews say

    Brad Pitt's character in "World War Z," an ex-U.N. crisis specialist called back into action, faces the daunting task of stemming a global zombie pandemic. The film itself has also faced considerable trials, including extensive reshoots and a six-month...
  • Monsters vs. Zombies at box office. Robinov on way out at Warners?

    Monsters vs. Zombies at box office. Robinov on way out at Warners?
    After the coffee. Before sending Tim Duncan a note to feel better. The Skinny: I felt so bad for Tim Duncan missing that shot Thursday night and not just because I was rooting for the Spurs. He's a class act. Friday's headlines include a preview of the...
  • What is 'World War Z' saying about Israel and the Middle East?

    Embedding ideas about Middle East political crises in popular entertainment isn't new. David O. Russell’s film “Three Kings” forecast much of the lawlessness and greed of post-2003 Iraq all the way back in the late 1990s, while Frank...
  • In China, 'Transformers 4' contestants hope to muscle into a role

    In China, 'Transformers 4' contestants hope to muscle into a role
    SHANGHAI— When you’re competing for a role in a Hollywood blockbuster against 70,000 other people, the gloves have to come off. Or in Ludi Lin’s case, on. Given the chance for some major media exposure at the Shanghai International...
  • 'World War Z' review: Nonsense goes viral

    'World War Z' review: Nonsense goes viral
    ** (out of four) Here are some things that don’t make sense to me: -- Adapting a book that is all detailed oral history and no thrills into the exact opposite—a film that aims for streamlined excitement and minimal human interest within a...
  • Regal and Paramount launch 'Mega Ticket' with 'World War Z'

    Regal and Paramount launch 'Mega Ticket' with 'World War Z'
    Paramount Pictures and Regal Entertainment Group are offering customers a first-of-its-kind "Mega Ticket" package with the upcoming release of "World War Z." The package will include an advance screening in RealD 3-D of the Brad Pitt movie at select...