| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Aug 9, 2010
The Alex Theatre has been given one of the most challenging roles to play in the arts these days — holding steady as the economy stumbles.
"We pretty much broke even for the year," said Barry McComb, executive director of Glendale Arts, which...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 8:05 AM
It's not such a stretch that Chris Weitz, who with his brother Paul made millions with American Pie and most recently has been helming effects-laden fantasies like The Golden Compass and Twilight: New Moon, would direct a low-budget movie about Mexican...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 10:00 PM
***1/2 (out of four)
I still don’t know what a Pooh is, or how Winnie the Pooh sustains on only honey. Yet the beloved (and illiterate) stuffed bear is back with all of his pals (Tigger, Piglet, Christopher Robin, and other names you remember now,...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:05 AM
2-D and 3-D
Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson are the titular trio, made a quartet by the addition of the hot-headed D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) and facing off against baddies played by Christoph Waltz and Orlando...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 12:39 PM
Hearkening back to the short subjects that first brought A.A, Milne's beloved characters to the screen, this animated Disney feature puts Pooh and his Hundred Acre Wood friends in familiar-feeling situations ... which is absolutely fine in this case.
| Nov 17, 2011
| 8:26 AM
CAPTAIN AMERICAN: THE FIRST AVENGER
* *1/2 (B-)
Directed by Joe Johnston
Starring Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Stanley Tucci, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, Ken Choi, Samuel L....
| Oct 4, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Last night's presidential debate was a controversial one, as most modern political events tend to be these days. One of the biggest talkers coming out of the first debate was GOP contender Mitt Romney straight up admitting that he's going to cut PBS...
| Feb 16, 2012
Actor who started on 'Your Hit Parade'
Russell Arms, 92, a singer and actor who was a regular vocalist on the popular TV musical program "Your Hit Parade" from 1952 to 1957, died Monday at his home in Hamilton, Ill., where he had retired...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Tucked on a corner in Eagle Rock, across a side street from a pink diner with its own towering billboard, the brown bungalow doesn't look like much. Its roof is beginning to tatter, there's nearly no parking, and the few tables outside are made from old...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Cavemen — they’re just like us! — or so ‘‘The Croods’’ seems to be saying with its familiar mix of generational clashes, coming-of-age milestones and generally relatable laughs. ...