| 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...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Fans of "Spider-Man" heaved a collective sigh of relief on Sunday when they learned that Ben Affleck hasn't been cast in the role of the high-flying masked superhero.
Producers of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" on Broadway announced Sunday afternoon...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is the kind of notorious, made-for-the-movies character who motivates actors to brush up on their scowls. With Bulger's conviction Monday on charges of murder, extortion, money laundering and weapons possession, the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Tom Clancy, the military novelist who died Tuesday, was such a prolific author that one would imagine Hollywood was eager to adapt the majority of his many books into films. Particularly because on the few occasions Clancy's novels were turned into...
| 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,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:50 AM
[Warning: This post contains plot spoilers about the upcoming movie “August: Osage County.” While we don't think they'll ruin the experience, you might be mad anyway. Please read at your own risk.]
TORONTO -- If you saw Tracy Letts’...
| 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...