"Lion" Holdover likely.

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If you missed the "Lion King" 3D this weekend, fret not. The movie performed so well ($29m) that the studio is almost certain to extend its... Read more

"Thor" on DVD

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Many readers were very pissed for a very long time that I didn't really dig "Thor." In fact, it became (yes) a Thor thubject for a lot of... Read more

Swayze's Facebook Fans Inspire Remakes

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Reuters reports that tribute pages on Facebook following Patrick Swayze's death were a major factor in convincing Hollywood that a "Point Break"... Read more

"Bucky," "Creature," Among Least Popular Movies Ever

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More fodder for the ongoing mystery of Hollywood releasing strategy: This past weekend two movies, "Bucky Larson: Born to be a Star," and... Read more

"X:Men," "Hanna" Top Fun PIle of DVDs

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The week's DVD releases were better than average. Matthew Vaughn's cheeky "X:Men" prequel "First Class" is the big title, and it was certainly... Read more

"Attack the Block" Hangs On

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The weird and unprecedented local release pattern for the highly enjoyable British sci-fi/horror/comedy "Attack The Block" gets weirder. It's... Read more

"Help," Helen atop the Heap

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I hate to keep blabbing on and on about the women-at-the-box-office thing, but "The Help" won the weekend again, beating back a couple of horror... Read more

Year's Best Movie Criticism: Cornel West

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Cornel West wrote an amazing op-ed for the Times last week, essentially arguing that MLK would have disliked his new statue -- "he never confused... Read more