| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Dwayne Johnson has helped boost the box office brawn of the "The Fast and the Furious" and "G.I. Joe" franchises, but his star power really will be put to the test when he toplines "Hercules" in July.
While casting the action star formerly known as the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:38 PM
It is fitting perhaps that this winter would give the Chicago area a wisp of spring hope, only to wallop the region with yet another storm.
This one could be a "powerhouse" that might feature flooding, a mix of snow, sleet, rain and hail. And, yes, 50...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
"Pompeii" is half sword-and-sandal epic, half disaster movie and all guilty pleasure. Director Paul W.S. Anderson, taking a break from cranking out "Resident Evil" movies, has a strong command of CGI technology and 3-D effects, and the movie is so grand...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:44 AM
In this pre-Oscar release period when movie studios find it a perfect time to purge their catalogs of D-grade movies, its best to set the bar pretty low, and my expectations for the new movie "Pompeii" were about as ash deep as the once ancient Roman city...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:23 AM
"Winter’s Tale" goes beyond the love at first sight premise, but an overpowering use of magic lessens key scenes.
The film, which switches between a early 19th century and present day New York, early on shows career burglar...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Bryan Cranston is not a happy camper in the newly released trailer for the upcoming "Godzilla" reboot, and given the widespread destruction all around him, it's easy to see why.
As the video surveys downed planes, terrified crowds, smoldering wreckage...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Oprah Winfrey has come aboard as a producer on "Selma," a biopic about the iconic Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to be distributed by Paramount Pictures, according to a report by Deadline Hollywood.
The long-gestating film will focus on King's historic...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:30 AM
In a nod to concerns by Christian moviegoers, Paramount Pictures has agreed to admit that its upcoming "Noah" movie is not exactly the same story that's in the Bible.
The studio announced Thursday night that it has agreed with the National Religious...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:35 PM
"Les Miserables" will kick off the Signature Series of Orlando Shakespeare Theater's 2014-15 season, theater officials announced Tuesday.
The musical's first Orlando-based production will open Sept. 12 and will be the Shakes' largest single show, said...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Entertainment One Films has secured U.S. distribution rights to medical drama "Decoding Annie Parker," which stars Samantha Morton, Helen Hunt and Aaron Paul.
The film will be released day-and-date in theaters and VOD in the summer.
The story centers on...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 6:30 AM
ROME - Italy's Leone Film Group, the company originally founded by spaghetti western master Sergio Leone, made a positive debut on the Milan stock market Wednesday with an IPO geared towards becoming a bigger distributor of high-profile Hollywood...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried is set to star in Seth MacFarlane's follow-up to his 2012 hit R-rated comedy "Ted." Seyfried will be the female lead in "Ted 2" which brings back Mark Wahlberg as John Bennet and his best friend,......