| Apr 4, 2012
| 2:05 AM
I remember thinking I would hate American History X. It had gotten a bad review from a critic I respected. I saw it and was pleasantly surprised.
Director Tony Kaye’s last film was a documentary about abortion (Lake of Fire). This time out, he cast...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 12:42 PM
COLUMBIANA (Dec 20th)
* * * (B)
Directed by Olivier Megaton
Starring Zoe Saldana, Michael Vartan, Amandla Stenberg, Cliff Curtis, Callum Blue, Jordi Molla, Lennie James, Beto Benites, Jesse Borrego, Graham McTavish
| Nov 5, 2012
| 9:38 AM
"Argo" (R). In 1979, after Iranian revolutionaries storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran, a CIA "exfiltration" specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans trapped. With Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston and Alan Arkin. TownMall Cinemas (1:00,...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:29 AM
"Falling Skies"will invade San Diego Comic Con on July 13, the latest TV series to announce a panel at the giant fan event July 11-15. Last year more than 100 TV shows were represented at SDCC, and this year's list is growing larger every day.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 2:33 PM
CBS Television Studios is giving fans at San Diego Comic Con International a chance to see the world premiere screenings of its fall series "Beauty and the Beast" and "Elementary," the studio announced Tuesday.
Back-to-back panels will take place...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
TV's most underrated current drama, "Southland" (9 p.m. Jan. 17, TNT; 4 stars) launches a fourth season of LA.-based cop stories churning with chases, murders and a police station confrontation so violent and realistic you'll feel like you experienced...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Fans who tuned in last week to the fourth-season premiere of TNT's Tuesday LAPD police drama "Southland" may have noticed that many of the players were the same, but the pairings have been shuffled a bit.
Former rookie cop Ben Sherman (Ben McKenzie)...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Steven Tyler of 'American Idol' on Fox
Q: How much did your first-year experience sell you on the idea of returning to "American Idol"?
A: It was a whole year of, "What?" I was living in L.A., and it was pretty amazing. The whole thing to me was over...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Some of the biggest blockbuster movies in the last 10 years are based on books. (That means you, Harry Potter and “The Hunger Games”). But the annual television lineup has always included its share of book adaptations as well, dating back to...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:20 PM
When you learn this direct-to-video fantasy is a Disney production, and you consider who might have wings in it, it should be an easy leap to guess Tinker Bell is the central character. Mae Whitman ("Parenthood") supplies the voice, but there's another...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Casual Sherlock Holmes fans may not be aware that the great detective often pumped a 7 percent solution of cocaine into his arm.
Rod Doherty makes that detail from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's books the jumping-off point for his new crime drama,...