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September 7, 2015
Box Office: 'War Room' Edging 'Straight Outta Compton' Over Slow Weekend
LOS ANGELES - Sony's faith-based drama "War Room" has the edge on N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton" with $9.3 million to lead the modest U.S. box office over the Friday-Sunday weekend. "Straight Outta Compton" took in $8.9 million at 3,094 locations in its fourth weekend,...
September 7, 2015 - 12:00am
August 15, 2015
'Finding Dory' Cast Adds Ed O'Neill, Ty Burrell and Kaitlin Olson
LOS ANGELES - Ellen DeGeneres brought news of Disney/Pixar's "Finding Nemo" sequel "Finding Dory" to Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif. Friday evening. Joined by helmer Andrew Stanton, co-director Angus MacLane and producer Lindsey Collins, DeGeneres and Co. discussed the...
August 15, 2015 - 1:00am
August 13, 2015
China's Original Force Expands to Hollywood With Three Animated Films in Production
LOS ANGELES - Chinese digital animation studio Original Force is expanding into Hollywood, opening a new motion picture division for its own projects and moving forward on the production of three animated films, Original Force founder Harley Zhao announced at a launch party at L.A....
News/Nation and World
August 13, 2015 - 12:00am
August 12, 2015
'Straight Outta Compton': Universal Offers to 'Support' Theaters for Extra Security
LOS ANGELES - Universal Pictures is offering to reimburse theaters for the costs of extra security for this weekend's launch of "Straight Outta Compton," sources have confirmed to Variety. A Universal spokesperson said the studio is partnering with exhibitors who have requested...
August 12, 2015 - 11:00pm
July 27, 2015
Film Review: 'Frank the Bastard'
LOS ANGELES - Like sands through the hourglass, the soap-operatic thriller "Frank the Bastard" drizzles out tiny tidbits of expository information scene-by scene throughout its nearly two-hour running time, and when it's done, one is left with little more than an awareness that a...
July 27, 2015 - 2:00am
July 13, 2015
Comic-Con and Video Piracy: Enter at Your Own Risk
LOS ANGELES - Fans and Hollywood converged on the San Diego waterfront for another turbulent weekend of pop culture as the event's 46th edition came to a satisfying, if slightly controversial, end on Sunday. Mega film and TV franchises like "Star Wars," "Game of Thrones"...
News/Nation and World
July 13, 2015 - 11:26pm
July 5, 2015
July 4th Box Office Lacks Spark As 'Terminator: Genisys,' 'Magic Mike XXL' Fail to Draw Crowds
LOS ANGELES - There weren't many fireworks at the box office this Independence Day after "Terminator: Genisys" and "Magic Mike XXL" failed to deliver big crowds. The biggest sparks were made by a pair of veterans, "Inside Out" and "Jurassic World," which have been in theaters...
July 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
July 2, 2015
‘Hunger Games’ exhibition takes fans into the film franchise
NEW YORK — For actors Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Willow Shields, the stars of the blockbuster film franchise “The Hunger Games,”...
July 2, 2015 - 7:06am
June 30, 2015
Spock Documentary Tops $600,000 Kickstarter Goal
LOS ANGELES - Leonard Nimoy's son Adam Nimoy has surpassed the goal of raising $600,000 in funds through a Kickstarter campaign to complete a documentary about his father titled "For the Love of Spock." The project is aimed at celebrating the 50th anniversary of "Star Trek,"...
June 30, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 23, 2015
Robert Downey Jr. to produce, possibly star in 'Conman' movie adaptation
LOS ANGELES - Robert Downey Jr.'s production company Team Downey is developing a movie based on the book "Chasing Phil: The World's Greatest Con Man, Two Undercover FBI Agents, and Their Amazing Around the World Adventure." The project is being developed as a potential acting...
June 23, 2015 - 12:00am
June 22, 2015
'Jurassic World,' 'Furious 7' Push Universal to Record Year
LOS ANGELES - Universal Pictures has reached a record $3.8 billion at the worldwide box office -- with more than half the year left. Thanks to "Jurassic World" and "Furious 7," grosses for 2015 have topped the 2013 record of $3.7 billion. Key performers "Fifty Shades of Grey"...
June 22, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 18, 2015
'Jaws' 40th Anniversary: How Steven Spielberg's Movie Created the Summer Blockbuster
LOS ANGELES - June 20 marks the 40th anniversary of "Jaws," which revolutionized the industry -- even though the numbers seem pretty quaint by today's standards. In its first three days in 1975, the film earned $7 million, jumping to $14 million in its first week. In its 59th...
June 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 14, 2015
'Empire,' 'Black-ish,' 'Jane the Virgin' Stars & Writers Talk Diversity On TV
LOS ANGELES - One of the biggest themes of this TV season has been the success of shows with diverse casts, and stars and writers from several of those series -- including Fox's "Empire," ABC's "Black-ish," The CW's "Jane the Virgin," ABC's "Fresh off the Boat" and Amazon's "Transparent"...
June 14, 2015 - 1:00am
June 11, 2015
Robert Redford's Sundance Cinemas up for sale
LOS ANGELES - Robert Redford's 8-year-old Sundance Cinemas chain has put itself up for sale. CEO Paul Richardson announced Wednesday that Salem Partners LLC, a Los Angeles-based investment bank, has been retained to sell the company. Sundance Cinemas said it posted its fifth...
June 11, 2015 - 1:00am
Chris Hemsworth Joins the Cast of Female-Led 'Ghostbusters'
LOS ANGELES - Sony and director Paul Feig have cast Chris Hemsworth to play the receptionist in the female-driven "Ghostbusters" reboot. Feig made the announcement Wednesday on Twitter. Hemsworth is set to join Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones...
June 11, 2015 - 12:00am