TV and Movie News

Box Office Preview: 'Compton' Wins Again
August 28, 2015 @ 5:41 am PST    Straight Outta Compton, No Escape, War Room, We Are Your Friends     Evan Gillespie    
This week's new movies are unlikely to break NWA's stranglehold on the box office.

Scary Laughs: Fall Horror Comedy Movies
August 27, 2015 @ 5:56 am PST    Hotel Transylvania 2, Goosebumps     Evan Gillespie    
Sometimes the best scares come along with a little laughter. This fall's crops of horror movies include a few films that are aiming for your funny bone.

Young Adult Report: Will 'Mockingjay' Be the End?
August 27, 2015 @ 5:34 am PST    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Divergent, The Maze Runner     Evan Gillespie    
Do you remember a time when the most reliable movie franchise was not based on a young-adult book series? Probably not, but you might have to get used to a world in which the most financially successful franchises are drawn from a different kind of source material.

Blockbuster Bets: 5 Fall Movies That Could Hit Big
August 26, 2015 @ 11:15 am PST    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, The Martian, Gravity, Everest, The Good Dinosaur, Inside Out, Finding Nemo, Finding Dory     Evan Gillespie    
Between September and the end of November, moviegoers will have plenty of flashy big movies to see, and chances are that at least a couple of them will be huge hits.

New Movies August 28: DJs, Escapes and Prayer
August 26, 2015 @ 9:03 am PST    No Escape, We Are Your Friends, War Room, Fireproof, Courageous, Straight Outta Compton     Evan Gillespie    
For the past two weeks, no new movies have been able to outshine Straight Outta Compton. Will this week be different?

'Walking Dead' Spinoff Sets Ratings Record
August 25, 2015 @ 9:19 am PST    The Walking Dead, Fear The Walking Dead, Raising the Bar, Better Call Saul, Breaking Bad     Evan Gillespie    
Zombies can draw a lot of viewers, even when there aren't very many zombies to go around.

TV Buzz: 5 New Series to Get You Excited
August 25, 2015 @ 8:55 am PST    Supergirl, The Muppets , Quantico , Scream Queens , Blindspot     Evan Gillespie    
A whole new crop of heroes - along with some old favorities - are coming to network TV this fall, and these five new series are getting significant buzz.

Stephen Colbert Goes Eclectic with Late Show Guests
August 24, 2015 @ 9:32 am PST    Late Show with David Letterman, The Colbert Report     Evan Gillespie    
You can stop worrying that Stephen Colbert will go soft once he gets on network TV. The first week of his 'The Late Show' will feature a few provocative guests.

Box Office Preview: New Films Won't Beat 'Compton'
August 21, 2015 @ 11:45 am PST    Straight Outta Compton, Sinister 2, Hitman: Agent 47, American Ultra, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Minions, Pitch Perfect 2, Trainwreck     Evan Gillespie    
Scares, stoners and assassins don't seem to be able to catch up with N.W.A., as 'Straight Outta Compton' is set to be tops at the box office for the second weekend in a row.

Watch: One Direction's 'Drag Me Down' is Stellar
August 21, 2015 @ 6:57 am PST    One Direction: This Is Us     Evan Gillespie    
One Direction's video for "Drag Me Down" is out of this world, and fans are loving it.