• ‘American Sniper’ — ‘Three Kinds of People’

    2015
    The movie's Blu-ray and DVD are in stores this week. We've got a review of the extras and another video clip from the film.
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    In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."
  • Dazzling 'Mad Max: Fury Road' is a Can't Miss Thrill

    2015
    It's in the silences that George Miller's singular genius becomes evident, and for good reason: It's the only time the film allows you to breathe.
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  • Spike Lee Defends 'Chiraq' Title for Movie About Chicago

    2015
    The filmmaker's next movie title combines the names of the Midwestern city and the country of Iraq.
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  • ‘Above & Beyond’: The Birth of Israel’s Air Force

    2015
    A fascinating new documentary tells the story of U.S. WWII vets who broke the law to help a new nation defend its borders.
    http://undertheradar.military.com/2015/05/above-and-beyond-the-birth-of-israels-air-force/?comp=7000023659933&rank=4
    Pilots Lou Lenart, Gideon Lichtman, and Modi Alon are profiled in "Above and Beyond."
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News Archives for Aug 20, 2012

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'Top Gun' Director Dies After Jumping Off Bridge

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LOS ANGELES - Tony Scott, director of such Hollywood hits as "Top Gun," `'Days of Thunder" and "Beverly Hills Cop II," died Sunday after jumping from a Los Angeles County bridge, authorities said. The 68-year-old Scott's death was being investigated as a suicide, Los Angeles County Coroner's Lt. Joe Bale said. "I can confirm that Tony Scott has passed away. The family asks that their privacy is respected at this time," Scott's spokesman, Simon Halls, said in a statement. Several people called emergency services around 12:35 p.m. to report that someone had jumped from the Vincent Thomas Bridge spanning San Pedro and Terminal Island in Lo... more

Downey Hurt on 'Iron Man 3' Set; Filming on Hold

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LOS ANGELES - Production on "Iron Man 3" is on hold after star Robert Downey Jr. hurt his foot during filming. Marvel Studios said Thursday that Downey was injured while performing a stunt and "there will be a short delay in production while he recuperates." The 47-year-old actor is shooting the third installment in the superhero franchise in North Carolina. "Iron Man 3" is set for release next summer. Downey plays billionaire playboy Tony Stark and Gwyneth Paltrow is his love, Pepper Potts. Guy Pearce and Ben Kingsley also star. Downey also appeared as his Stark/Iron Man character earlier this summer in "The Avengers." The actor also u... more

Dax Drives & Kristen Rides Shotgun in 'Hit & Run'

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ORLANDO, Fla. - Boy, it sure looks like Dax Shepard is doing all his own crazy, gonzo stunt-driving in "Hit and Run," the car-chase comedy he wrote and co-directed. "All me, 100 percent," he says. You know how you can tell? Look in the eyes of his co-star and off-camera fiancee, Kristen Bell. Yeah, she's in the car with him in those scenes. And no, she wasn't scared. "Dax has always been in to off-roading, so I've logged many hours with him in the car doing crazy tricks," Bell says. "I know how capable he is behind the wheel but I'm so used to it by now it doesn't even faze me." Shepard is a genuine Hollywood gearhead, a guy who loves ... more

Filmmaker Teaches Movie Magic to Chile's Slum Kids

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LO HERMIDA, Chile - Inside the community center for this slum where children shiver in the winter chill, dozens of kids are dreaming of flying away. Their pilot is 9-year-old Benjamin Ortega, who tips his hat inside their cardboard plane and calls for takeoff while an old 16-mm projector rolls and clicks, projecting Walt Disney's 1928 classic film "Plane Crazy" on a white sheet. As the first black-and-white images of Mickey Mouse pop up, they roar with laughter. The 83-year-old woman responsible for their joy smiles faintly, paying no attention to the movie. She's more interested in these starry-eyed kids, who have never walked into a cin... more

'Lost Ark' Set for IMAX Debut

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Hollywood's classic 1981 adventure movie "Raiders of the Lost Ark" is to be released in select IMAX theaters for a week next month, Paramount said. The one-week engagement is to begin Sept. 7. "When I saw the stunning quality of the picture and heard the enhanced sound in an IMAX theater, I was quite literally blown away and hope that audiences will enjoy the experience as much as I did," said director Steven Spielberg. "We are honored to present all the excitement of Indiana Jones in a way it's never been experienced before -- IMAX," said Greg Foster, chairman and president of IMAX Filmed Entertainment. "We look forward to celebrating ... more

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