| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Bigger is definitely better this year at the American Film Market, which winds up its 34th edition Wednesday as prominent projects with major stars racked up the strongest sales.
Among the key titles provoking robust buyer reaction: Lionsgate's crime-...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:00 AM
NEW YORK — Over the last 15 years, much of Ben Stiller's work — "Zoolander," "Meet the Parents," "There's Something About Mary," "Tropic Thunder" — has turned not only into box-office gold but something bigger, zeitgeist-defining...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:28 PM
First published as a 1939 short story in the New Yorker, James Thurber's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" crawls inside the mind of an unassuming man: Walter Mitty, serious daydreamer.
Well, who isn't? I prefer to think of daydreams as mind movies...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Fox Broadcasting is going into business with the Lonely Island, the hugely popular comedic rap band featuring Andy Samberg and childhood friends Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone.
Fox announced the development deal Monday at the Television Critics Assn....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In a pre-Berlin announcement, Kate Hudson, Danny McBride, Shia LaBeouf and Zooey Deschanel have joined Bruce Willis and Bill Murray in the indie comedy "Rock the Kasbah."
The move may put to rest speculation that LaBeouf was retiring. The actor said...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Harvey and Bob Weinstein are getting the reunion they've long sought — and moviegoers could end up getting sequels to such older favorites as "Shakespeare in Love," "Swingers" and "Rounders."
The brothers' film company, Weinstein Co., has struck a...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Very little in the movies is harder to get right than very recent history. "Computer Chess," a fantastically deadpan comedy from the writer-director Andrew Bujalski, gets its chosen corner of the early 1980s very, very right — and on a wee budget,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:53 AM
"Wedding Crashers" didn't have a sequel, so this reunion of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson is as close as viewers can get to that ... even if this intended comedy isn't as successful as that earlier partnering, but it's enjoyable to watch the stars'...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Owen Wilson has a new little intern to keep track of: The actor now has a second child.
Wilson, 45, and Caroline Lindqvist, welcomed their new baby boy on Thursday, his rep told People.
"I can confirm they had a baby boy on Thursday morning," the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Canadian films and filmmakers are drawing more and more global recognition, and the 25th Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has programmed a hefty sidebar of films from the Great White North that make a compelling case for a Canadian renaissance.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Spanish actor Jordi Molla ("Riddick") is set to star as a villain in Vince Vaughn's indie feature "Term Life."
Hailee Steinfeld, Bill Paxton and Terrence Howard also star in "Term Life," produced by Bill Block's QED and Vaughn's Wild West Picture Show...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Stacey Snider has made it abundantly clear that she wants to move on from DreamWorks, the company she has run with partner Steven Spielberg since 2006.
About 18 months ago, she engaged in conversations with Comcast Corp. about returning to Universal...