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High-profile movies no match for 'Hobbit'
LOS ANGELES

High-profile movies no match for 'Hobbit'

Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014
Audiences had their pick of genres over the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like “Unbroken” and “Into the Woods” proved no match for “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.”
 

Best of 2014/Films: A dazzling year for movies. Remember?

Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014
So, 2014 in film — a good year for movies, or a weak one?
 
Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery
LOS ANGELES

Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014
Everyone has a theory about who really hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.
 
Sony announces limited release for 'The Interview'
NEW YORK

Sony announces limited release for 'The Interview'

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014
Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday a limited theatrical release of "The Interview" beginning Thursday, putting back into the theaters the comedy that prompted an international incident with North Korea and outrage over its cancelled release.
 
Final 'Hobbit' film crushes pre-holiday rivals

Final 'Hobbit' film crushes pre-holiday rivals

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014
While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell.
 
Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release
NEW YORK

Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Sony Pictures Entertainment took the unprecedented step of canceling the Dec. 25 release of the "The Interview."
 
'Exodus' ends domination  of 'Mockingjay'
LOS ANGELES

'Exodus' ends domination of 'Mockingjay'

Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014
After three weeks of dominance, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1" ceded its reign to "Exodus: Gods and Kings" at the weekend movie box office.
 
'Birdman’ tops Golden Globes with 7 nominations
NEW YORK

'Birdman’ tops Golden Globes with 7 nominations

Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014
“Birdman” squawked loudest in the Golden Globes nominations, flying away with a leading seven nods including best picture in the comedy or musical category.
 
'Mockingjay' retains top spot for third weekend in row
LOS ANGELES

'Mockingjay' retains top spot for third weekend in row

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” continues to dominate the domestic box office, but awards season hopefuls “Wild” and “The Imitation Game” proved their might with impressive limited release showings on this sleepy post-Thanksgiving weekend.
 
Next Bond film gets retro name: 'SPECTRE'
LONDON

Next Bond film gets retro name: 'SPECTRE'

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014
James Bond is back, in a new film with a retro title that evokes the series' past. The next 007 adventure will be called "SPECTRE," the dastardly fictional terrorist organization featured in "Dr. No" and other early Bond films.
 
Free holiday movies at Proctors
SCHENECTADY

Free holiday movies at Proctors

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014
Get in the holiday spirit with free holiday movies at Proctors later this month.
 
Fans feast on 'Mockingjay' over holiday weekend
LOS ANGELES

Fans feast on 'Mockingjay' over holiday weekend

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014
Moviegoers wanted another helping of “The Hunger Games” over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
 
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer premieres

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer premieres

Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
“Star Wars” fans, rejoice! Walt Disney Pictures and LucasFilm unveiled today the highly anticipated teaser trailer to "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.”
 
Plucky penguins return for new adventure

Plucky penguins return for new adventure

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
Blame it on lowered expectations for the umpteenth cartoon starring those commando penguins from “Madagascar,” over-exposed little darlings who stole all those movies and went on to star in their own spin-off TV series.
 
'Mockingjay, Part 1' has biggest opening of year
NEW YORK

'Mockingjay, Part 1' has biggest opening of year

Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014
“Mockingjay, Part 1” didn’t catch fire like the previous installments of “The Hunger Games,” but it still had the biggest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.
 
 

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