| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:16 AM
"Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" and the sequel "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" might have been set in San Diego and New York, respectively, but Philadelphia played a key role in the history of the franchise.
Not only is former KYW-TV...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:37 AM
NEW YORK — Adam McKay still has the improvising chops that made him a Second City standout, but now he's doing his work with microphone in hand, video monitors arrayed in front of him and fellow funny guys Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Consider it a war on Christmas — a war waged by big movies, determined to augment (or steal away) our seasonal down-time. The films opening Dec. 25, 2013 include "Grudge Match," with Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone trading on their Jake...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:05 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. When Hollywood sizes up Canadian actress Cobie Smulders, the model-gorgeous / model-thin star of TV's "How I Met Your Mother," they envision her as "some tough chick," she says with a laugh. "I do all these things where I like guns, and I'...
| Aug 15, 2013
Here's a funny, poignant oddball of a movie, existing on a galaxy far, far away from the likes of "Pacific Rim" or "World War Z" or anything whose computer-generated actions speak louder than words.
"Prince Avalanche," from writer-director David...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Six and a half years passed between my first and second David Gordon Green interviews, and in the interim the filmmaker with the nutty checkerboard resume (sensitive indies, idiot-stoner comedies, sensitive idiot-stoner action comedies) became a viable...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases July 8-14 Admission Tina Fey stars as a college-admissions officer at Princeton whose seemingly orderly life is thrown into chaos when she meets an alternative-school kid who just might be the son she gave up for adoption...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
There’s no doubt that Admission has a lot on its curriculum vitae to make it an attractive candidate. You have the can’t-miss pairing of Tina Fey and Paul Rudd charming their way through an intellectual subject matter based on a literary...
| Jun 28, 2013
In early June, a few weeks before Michael Shannon moved back to Chicago for the summer, he could be found at home on a Saturday morning padding about, doing chores, soaking in a relatively unscheduled moment of free time.
This was before the release...
| Aug 12, 2013
In "Prince Avalanche," an artsy loner (Paul Rudd) and an immature doofus (Emile Hirsch) work together to repair roads in the middle of nowhere. Adapted from an Icelandic film, it's a slow and funny drama that director David Gordon Green says splits the...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 7:55 AM
It's a big week for returns. "Breaking Bad" is back, and so is "Duck Dynasty."
"Breaking Bad" has been showered with rave reviews for the engrossing episode that premieres at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC. "Duck Dynasty" is likely to generate huge ratings for...