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Stories with person: Shia LaBeouf
  • Critic's Notebook: Spring movies offer surprises 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:49 pm
  • NEW YORK - Sandwiched between the chest-thumping ambition of awards season and the swaggering spectacle of summer, spring movie-going is usually an afterthought, a limbo for films not bankable enough for July or highbrow enough for the Oscars. But it might actually be the best time of year for the movies. In springtime - particularly this year - the movies come alive.

  • Review: Lars von Trier's sex epic 'Nymphomaniac' 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:53 pm
  • Lars von Trier's four-hour "Nymphomaniac," which is being released in two "volumes," is a sexual odyssey that could be described as thoughtful, provocative, ridiculous, comically deranged, electrically composed, occasionally beautiful, unforgettable and terrible.

  • 30 minutes of 'Spider-Man 2' shown at CinemaCon 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 7:47 am
  • LAS VEGAS - Sony Pictures debuted 30 minutes of 3-D footage of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" at movie-theater convention CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Wednesday night.

  • Wahlberg guarantees a hit with 'Transformers' 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 6:04 am
  • LAS VEGAS - Mark Wahlberg, star of the upcoming "Transformers: Age of Extinction," is promising the fourth installment of the Michael Bay-directed franchise will be a huge hit.