| Dec 16, 2009
| 6:53 AM
For all of the talk about how Avatar is going to revolutionize moviemaking and change films forever, the finished product is nothing more than just another movie with lots of stuff going boom, but longer and more costly to make. And, with lots of half-...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 10:42 AM
The most successful movie of all time gets a home-video relaunch in a version sure to satisfy any fan, since it includes director James Cameron's original edition and the recent theatrical rerelease that added eight minutes ... plus an extended cut that...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 10:00 PM
0.5 stars (out of four)
I guess when you’re born in the middle of a battle (prompting your dad to lift you to the heavens and scream), your chances of growing up to be, I don’t know, a florist are slim. Nevertheless, Conan (Jason Momoa)...
| Aug 19, 2011
The fan favorite of the hit series 'Game of Thrones" actor Jason Momoa is the New "Conan the Barbarian" and he's here LIVE to talk to us about the movie which hits theatres today.
The most legendary Barbarian of all time is back this summer. Having...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 10:21 AM
"Conan the Barbarian" is a juvenile fantasy, but it has so much sword-swinging violence that the movie merits its "R" rating. Although the muscular title character survives intact, he often finds himself stepping over the severed limbs of warriors who did...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:05 AM
2-D and 3-D
Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson are the titular trio, made a quartet by the addition of the hot-headed D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) and facing off against baddies played by Christoph Waltz and Orlando...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:12 AM
Without Arnold Schwarzenegger, but with a substantial addition of graphic violence, this update of the Robert E. Howard character casts the appropriately rippled Jason Momoa ("Game of Thrones") as the warrior who encounters more than his share of...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 3:46 PM
"Apollo 18" (PG-13). Supposed "lost footage"-style movie details the mission of Apollo 18. Two American astronauts are sent on a secret mission to the moon, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense. TownMall Cinemas (1:10, 3:20, 5:30, 7:40,...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Having Steven Spielberg as executive producer on a new Fox show attracts attention. Then when the network announces it's giving the show the "Glee" treatment and airing the pilot in May, expectations get a rocket boost.
But computer-generated dinosaurs...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:17 AM
“Terra Nova” (7 p.m. Sept. 26, Fox; 3 stars) opens with a sweeping view of the Chicago skyline, but it’s not quite familiar.
Sure, we see the Sears Tower (it’s officially called Willis Tower now, but not by me) for a second, but...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:49 PM
Subtlety isn’t a strength of the new FOX show “Terra Nova.” With all the mystery and none of the finesse of “Lost,” and all the dinosaurs and none of the excitement of “Jurassic Park,” the show has all the makings...