Review

‘Live-action’ ‘Lion King’ is a rehash, but it’s also air-conditioned

There are those who say the new "Lion King" reboot has no good reason to exist, but I disagree.
Review

‘Live-action’ ‘Lion King’ is a rehash, but it’s also air-conditioned

There are those who say the new "Lion King" reboot has no good reason to exist, but I disagree.

‘Spider-Man’ Tops Box Office Again Before Pounce of ‘Lion King’

“Spider-Man: Far From Home” held on to the top spot in theaters this weekend, benefiting from a lack of tough competition and adding to the haul for Sony Pictures’ Marvel superhero.

‘Spider-Man’ Tops Box Office Again Before Pounce of ‘Lion King’

“Spider-Man: Far From Home” held on to the top spot in theaters this weekend, benefiting from a lack of tough competition and adding to the haul for Sony Pictures’ Marvel superhero.
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The amazing spider science of ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’

He does whatever a spider can--and it turns out, spiders can do quite a lot.

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An Uber driver picks up a cop, and all hail breaks loose in ‘Stuber’

Though in many ways a throwback to the violent buddy comedies of the 1980s and ’90s, Stuber comes with a contemporary twist that might resonate in gig economy America.

Netflix zombie movie casting in Atlantic City

Director Zack Snyder’s latest feature film is looking for zombies at the Jersey Shore.

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Why are people having issues with a black Little Mermaid?

The Little Mermaid was the first installment in Disney’s renaissance, released in 1989, and is a cultural keystone for millennials. And I get it, it’s hard to see people mucking with your memories.

‘Spider-Man’ soars with $185.1M over six-day holiday weekend

The opening gave Sony Pictures one of its best weeks ever. "Far From Home," which opened overseas before landing in the U.S., has grossed $580 million worldwide in 10 days of release.

Dave Bautista and Kumail Nanjiani talk about their smokin’ ’80s action comedy revival ‘Stuber’

An aggressive DEA agent (Dave Bautista) with failing eyesight forces an Uber driver (Kumail Nanjiani) to ferry him around Los Angeles during a dangerous investigation in the action comedy 'Stuber.'

Pennsylvania filmmaker passionate about bad taste, piling up bodies

Mark Polonia, 51, has been making low-budget horror movies consistently for 30-plus years.

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‘Wild Rose': A country singer from Glasgow dreams bigger than she should in a movie that’s better than it could have been

A Scots musician (Jessie Buckley) follows her career dreams to Nashville, leaving a domestic mess in the hands of her put-upon mother (Julie Walters) in 'Wild Rose.'

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‘Midsommar’: ‘Hereditary’ director returns for some sunny-side up horror

When a grieving woman (Florence Pugh) tags along with her boyfriend (Jack Reynor) to a pagan festival in Sweden, both get more than they bargained for in Ary Aster's 'Midsommar.' d

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'Spider-Man: Far From Home’: Peter Parker’s European vacation is kind of fun

In 'Spider-Man Far From Home,' Peter Parker goes on a European trip with classmates (Zendaya), but finds he can't leave his super-hero secret life behind.

‘Toy Story 4’ plays on top for second weekend above ‘Annabelle’

Walt Disney Co.’s “Toy Story 4” held on to the top spot at the box office, even as it battled the sequel fatigue that has challenged several summer films.

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