| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:57 PM
"The Lego Movie" will face little competition for the No. 1 box office spot this weekend as the 3D disaster picture "Pompeii" and the Kevin Costner action thriller "3 Days to Kill" enter theaters.
The irreverent, 3D animated comedy from Warner Bros....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Seth MacFarlane's comedic western "A Million Ways to Die in the West" has released a bawdy red-band trailer, and true to its name, it demonstrates plenty of ways to meet an untimely end.
They include getting crushed by a huge block of ice, being set...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The acclaimed novel "Silence" by Shusaku Endo is headed to the big screen. Martin Scorsese is planning to direct, and Liam Neeson has signed on to star, Deadline reports.
Published in 1966 in Japan, "Silence" won the Tanizaki Prize, one of the country's...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:56 PM
"The Lego Movie" is expected to stack up plenty of cash in its box-office debut as it easily beats fellow new contenders "The Monuments Men" and "Vampire Academy."
The animated comedy based on the veteran toy brand could gross around $50 million in...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Liam Neeson has proved of late how entertainingly potent the one-tough-middle-aged-SOB-against-impossible-odds movie can be. But there's not a lot to be — ahem — "Taken" by, however, in the lo-fi imitation thriller "The Outsider," which...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"The Lego Movie" is a massive collision of subversive humor, hyper-kinetic energy, mind-jangling design, spinning colors and about 15 million Legos, no exaggeration.
It is very tempting to use the movie's pounding pop anthem — "Everything Is...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Kevin Hart and Ice Cube could book a victory at movie theaters this weekend as their new buddy cop comedy "Ride Along" takes aim at last week's victor "Lone Survivor" and the new contender "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit."
The $25-million "Ride Along,"...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Actress Lupita Nyong'o burst on the scene last year for her gripping performance as the slave Patsey in Steve McQueen's heart-wrenching adaptation of Solomon Northup's life in "12 Years a Slave." And her performance paid off big-time with her first Screen...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:45 PM
That wasn't too tough to crack: A week after opening in theaters, the animated critter caper "The Nut Job" is set to get a sequel, "The Nut Job 2," Open Road Films has announced.
Featuring the voices of Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Liam Neeson and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Ricky Gervais doesn't understand why you're so afraid of him.
"People come up to me and say, 'Oh, I was scared to ask for your autograph in case you put me down,'" Gervais says in a hushed tone during a recent interview in New York. "No, no, I would...