| Jan 31, 2013
The tween-minded zombie romance "Warm Bodies" pulls a comic-romantic twist on a genre better known for its entrails. It is narrated by the undead fellow known as R, played by Nicholas Hoult, soon to be slaying giants in "Jack the Giant Slayer."
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The zombies in "Warm Bodies" lurch, groan and eat human flesh like any others, but horror fans will notice something different about them.
"They're romantic," 26-year-old Aussie Teresa Palmer says. "They have feelings and they have personalities. And...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:46 PM
I have to admit that it was a great decision to release a movie called "Warm Bodies" in February. The title makes for a terrific invitation to get out of the cold and into a theater. If the film were called "Warm Bodies Wrapped up in Snuggly Blankets...
| May 1, 2013
| 12:57 PM
One couple - a zombie and a human, played by Nicholas Hoult ("Jack the Giant Slayer") and Teresa Palmer - could be the key to restoring the world from a rampage of the undead in this satire of a genre, played unusually straight for something of its...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:02 AM
The billboards depict a doctor in clown makeup, who looks more likely to yell at kids than cure them. Not exactly the inviting image administrators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles want associated with them – even if it's unintentional....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:40 PM
The film “Butter” will be shown as part of the South Dakota Film Festival, about a week before its national release.
The picture, which stars Jennifer Garner, will be screened Sept. 29 at the festival, which is based at the Capitol Theatre...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:50 PM
Jason A. Micallef, screenwriter of the film “Butter,” will attend this weekend's South Dakota Film Festival in Aberdeen.
“Butter,” starring Jennifer Garner, will be screened at the festival Saturday night, in advance of its...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:04 PM
The art of sculpting huge blocks of fat is the focus of a strange-but-true competitive event at the Iowa State Fair. Wielding trowels with the utmost precision, carvers ply their craft in temperature-controlled booths.
In contrast, "Butter," which uses a...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 12:47 PM
"Butter" — a frequently funny comedy from director Jim Field Smith ("Episodes") and first-time screenwriter Jason Micallef — is essentially a sports film with a layer of cultural (and, by the end, political) satire. In the tradition of that...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Some of the people are as slippery as the title ingredient in this dark comedy, casting Jennifer Garner as the wife of a longtime Midwestern butter sculpture carving champ (Ty Burrell, "Modern Family").
When he decides to retire, she sets out to inherit...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:29 AM
"Falling Skies"will invade San Diego Comic Con on July 13, the latest TV series to announce a panel at the giant fan event July 11-15. Last year more than 100 TV shows were represented at SDCC, and this year's list is growing larger every day.
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Cal Brunker has been lined up to direct, and Sarah Jessica Parker, Brendan Fraser, Jessica Alba, Craig Robinson and James Gandolfini are among the voice stars in “Escape from Planet Earth,” an animated 3D kids' action adventure due out in...