| May 18, 2008
| 1:32 PM
"The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" dethroned "Iron Man" as ruler at the box office, pulling down $56.6 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.
The Walt Disney Co.'s action sequel took in less domestically in its opening weekend than "The...
| Jul 27, 2008
The pied pipers wore black.
Carrying guitars, mandolins, tambourines and an ungainly string bass, they led 35 of us away from the center of town, beyond the church of San Diego and the Jardín Unión, over stone bridges, up narrow, dark...
| 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 27, 2013
| 12:20 AM
Disney is onto something pretty cool with its latest princess picture, "Frozen." It's evolving a solid story template that will give its girl movies an identity distinct from the studio's boy films.
The new movie, verrrrry roughly based on Hans Christian...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Big, bright, often beautiful and essentially an action movie, as are most animated features these days, "Frozen" comes from Walt Disney Animation Studios. While Disney credits the 1845 Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "The Snow Queen" as primary...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Disney has done it again! Frozen is the new comedy-adventure movie that is creating a flurry of excitement everywhere.
Coming to theaters in 3D on Nov. 27, this PG-rated musical motion picture is an exciting, family-friendly movie for crowds...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Thanks to the likes of "Ice Age," most animated features rely on a general wash of sarcasm-based meanness atop sequences of hammering, photo-realistically rendered peril. Throw in a rote message of friendship and a reminder of the importance of family...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Parents poking around for things to do with their kids are a diverse lot. So smores and mimosas and Legos and mooncakes and soccer and golf and Tinker Bell and Olivia Newton-John in leather … It’s all good.
The funky and...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Enjoy the last outdoor movie of the season, "Escape from Planet Earth" (PG), Friday, Sept. 20, at dusk, at McCullough Field Stage at Eighth and Montgomery streets.
This animated family comedy catapults moviegoers to planet Baab where admired astronaut...
| Aug 9, 2013
The Elkridge Senior Center will host a crab feast from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at 6540 Washington Blvd. The menu includes Maryland crab soup, barbecue chicken, cole slaw, corn bread, watermelon and hard-shell crabs. Tickets are...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:12 PM
At the end of their first weekend, new releases “The Smurfs 2” and “2 Guns” were practically tied at around the $27.5 million mark at the box office.
“Smurfs 2” must have sold more tickets because much of its...