Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Asia's most influential film festival kicks off Thursday in the South Korean port city of Busan, celebrating its 20th anniversary at a time of growing regional clout in the global movie market.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
September has a new North American box office star in "Hotel Transylvania 2." The PG-rated animated pic earned a robust US$47.5 million in its debut weekend, making it the top September opener of all time, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
Monday, September 28, 2015
Joseph Gordon-Levitt would only nod and walk away when asked about his secret meeting with Edward Snowden.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
The U.S. sub-prime mortgage crisis that spelled ruin for thousands and left many homeless is not exactly a catchy subject for a Hollywood movie.
Nancy Meyers knows who she is and who she isn't.
British actress Emily Watson, who starred in "Angela's Ashes" and "The Book Thief," was honored with a lifetime achievement award on Friday at the San Sebastian film festival in Spain.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Surviving in space is hard and scientists say "The Martian" shows precisely what challenges astronauts will face on a pioneering mission to Mars, even though it contains some big inaccuracies right from the get-go.
There was scant evidence suggesting it would be a hit. "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" was a last-minute pickup by CBS, plugged into a Friday lineup whose widely forecast surefire hit would be a reboot of "The Fugitive," not a quirky little drama dwelling on hair fibers and blood spatter.
Friday, September 25, 2015
U.S. inmates at a prison in the state of Oklahoma said Wednesday they are hoping a documentary featuring President Barack Obama's July visit to the facility and in-depth interviews with six of the prisoners will influence policymakers to re-examine harsh sentences for nonviolent drug offenders.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
"The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" edged out Johnny Depp's "Black Mass" at the U.S. and Canadian box office, as the two films split young and old moviegoers in half on the first weekend of the fall movie season.