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    Book of Lifea; A boy's fantastical voyage of discovery

    Mexican holiday is backdrop for animated feature
    10/20/2014 07:35 PM EDT
    LOS ANGELES >> The Mexican holiday that honors the dead is the backdrop for the new animated film "The Book of Life. 
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    'Kill the Messenger': Renner sells story
    10/13/2014 08:26 AM EDT - "Kill the Messenger," the film about journalist Gary Webb's shocking newspaper stories that connected the Reagan Era CIA to America's crack epidemic, shows just how hard it is to film investigative journalism as a drama, and get it right. Full Story

    Robert Downey Jr. in ‘The Judge': More Perry Mason than Sherlock Holmes
    10/13/2014 08:27 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES -- Robert Downey Jr. thinks courtrooms are dull. Full Story

    'Dracula Untold' not a bad genre film
    10/13/2014 08:24 AM EDT - So it wasn't the rains that kept the Turks from getting their cannons to Vienna, seizing the city and ending Western Civilization in the late 15th / early 16th centuries. Full Story

    'The Judge': Powerhouse actors square off
    10/11/2014 05:01 PM EDT - When a lifelong smartass-turned-superhero dips an insolent toe into tear-jerker territory, there's bound to be blowback. Full Story

    Weekend Box Office: Audience finds ‘Girl'
    10/07/2014 07:23 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES -- "Annabelle" couldn't scare off "Gone Girl" at the weekend box office. Full Story

    'Left Behind': Where have all the faithful gone?
    10/04/2014 11:44 AM EDT - "Left Behind" is Rapture-fiction as a dull zombie movie where the living dead are non-believers. Full Story

    Film: Scorsese documents magazine in 'The 50 Year Argument'
    09/29/2014 08:55 AM EDT - NEW YORK -- As the New York Review of Books approached its 50th anniversary in 2013, editor Robert Silvers and his staff wondered if words were enough to honor one of the world's signature literary publications. Full Story

    'A Walk Among the Tombstones': Neeson seems less than taken
    09/22/2014 09:14 AM EDT - With its latest thriller, Universal arrives a day late and a few dollars short in the Liam "Particular Skills" Neeson revenge sweepstakes. Full Story

    'The Maze Runner' :Dystopia deftly mined
    09/20/2014 04:48 PM EDT - Is there room at the multiplex for yet another entry in the young adult / dystopia/survival genre? Full Story

    Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
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    Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend

    NEW YORK (AP) — Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Full Story