| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Riding a wave of enthusiastic reviews, the Hugh Jackman-Jake Gyllenhaal kidnapping tale “Prisoners” opened to strong business of an estimated $21.4 million at the box office, according to figures released Sunday.
Produced by Alcon...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Being the son of an obsessive filmmaker means your life already has a destiny, whether intended or not. That was certainly the case for Jonás Cuarón, the eldest son of Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón.
Young Jonás spent weeks on his father's first...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:53 PM
It looks like the newest "Star Trek" movie is living long and prospering.
"Star Trek Into Darkness," J.J. Abrams' latest contribution to the venerable franchise, is the bestselling DVD and Blu-ray title and a top rental.
The film that made more...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:22 PM
J.R.R. Tolkien's dragon Smaug is getting his own coin as New Zealand prepares for the release of “The Hobbit: The […]...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The Hugh Jackman-Jake Gyllenhaal kidnapping thriller “Prisoners” got off to a strong start Friday, taking in just over $7 million on opening day, more than a third of the way toward what’s been projected to be a $20-million box-office...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The kidnapping thriller "Prisoners" is set to hold the box office captive this weekend.
The well-reviewed film costarring Jake Gyllenhaal and Hugh Jackman will likely debut at No. 1 with a solid $20 million in ticket sales, according to those who have...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:21 PM
MGM Holdings Inc., the parent of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., has authorized a $75-million stock repurchase plan and announced a dividend designed to protect the company from a hostile takeover.
Privately held MGM said the move was not being adopted in...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Even before he took office, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti vowed to name a film czar to serve as an industry advocate in City Hall and to help stop runaway production.
But nearly three months later, Garcetti is still searching for someone to fill the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:57 AM
The China benefit for “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” could come at the expense of “Gravity,” as Chinese officials announced that the Lionsgate sequel will debut in the world’s biggest nation just one day after Alfonso...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:10 PM
In a bid to spur digital movie purchases, Sony Pictures has struck a deal with Wal-Mart's Vudu video streaming service to add video sharing and other features to new releases including "This Is the End" and "After Earth" as well as forthcoming titles such...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Hollywood's long-awaited digital makeover took another big step forward at the multiplex on Wednesday.
A coalition of studios and theaters chains announced the launch of a digital and satellite delivery system to beam movies, as well promotional content...