| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"Giving your book to Hollywood," Tom Clancy once said, "is like turning your daughter over to a pimp."
The prolific novelist who died Tuesday was not always a fan of the film business, even though his collaborations with the industry all found...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:27 PM
"Sleepy Hollow" galloped away with ratings that might have scared rivals half to death Monday.
Fox's horror fantasy -- an adaptation of Washington Irving's story about Ichabod Crane and the infamous headless horseman -- premiered with 10 million...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Alfonso Cuaron's 3-D sci-fi drama "Gravity" will probably have major pull with moviegoers at the box office this weekend.
The film starring Sandra Bullock as an astronaut stranded in space is expected to launch with a healthy $45 million, according...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 7:23 AM
After the coffee. Before getting my World Series tickets.
The Skinny: I'm a little disappointed Twitter hasn't reached out to me yet to buy shares in advance of the IPO. I feel like all my tweeting has been for nothing. Friday's report includes the...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:02 AM
This post has been corrected, as detailed below. If you're a fan of the CW's “Arrow” but have never read […]...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:02 AM
[Spoiler warning: This post, a preview of “Forever Evil” No. 2, includes discussion of a major event from “Forever Evil” […]...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Only one word describes the effect of watching Ben Affleck slowly dial down the temperature one degree at a time in "Runner Runner": Cool. Frank Sinatra cool.
He stars as sociopathic online gambling mogul Ivan Block, and if that role doesn't sound cool,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:33 AM
As the Oscar-winning filmmaker behind "Argo," Ben Affleck certainly knows the difference between a good spy story and a bad one.
Part of his education came from novelist Tom Clancy, who died Tuesday in a Baltimore hospital. The bestselling author of...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Alfonso Cuarón's 3-D sci-fi drama "Gravity" shot to the top of the box-office charts on Friday with more than $17.5 million in ticket sales, according to estimates.
The story of two stranded astronauts starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney,...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:10 AM
"Gravity" took flight at light speed this weekend, soaring past industry expectations as it rocketed to No. 1 at the box office.
Alfonso Cuarón's 3-D space drama launched with a robust $55.6 million, according to an estimate from distributor Warner...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:36 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing if my back pain has abated enough for exercise.
The Skinny: I watched "League of Denial" on "Frontline" about the NFL's response (or lack thereof) to the concussion issue. Tough stuff. You can find it online if you missed...