(Rich Fury — the associated press)
Michael Douglas honored with lifetime achievement award from AARP

02/09/2016 01:53 PM EST
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. >> Michael Douglas was initially confused when he was told that he was being honored with a career achievement honor by the AARP Movies for Grownups Awards. 
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"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" is more mush than mashup
02/05/2016 01:21 PM EST - "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" is as silly as it sounds, and not nearly as fun as it should be. Full Story

"The Choice" is typical Nicholas Sparks romance with cheese fondue
02/05/2016 01:06 PM EST - Nicholas Sparks' novels wouldn't continue to be best-sellers and be adapted into movies if some audiences didn't like their romances with a hearty helping of cheese. Full Story

"Kung Fu Panda 3" is a tasty serving of dumplings seasoned with wit
01/29/2016 01:25 PM EST - If you're one of those people — and I'm with you — who roll your eyes when handed a pair of 3D glasses at the multiplex, wondering if all this rigmarole is REALLY necessary, then take heart: The lovely, color-popping visuals in "Kung Fu Panda 3" are well worth those darned glasses. Full Story

SAG honoree Carol Burnett looms larger than small TV screen
01/29/2016 10:49 AM EST - BURBANK, CALIF. >> Carol Burnett is so glad she's had some six decades together with television viewers. Full Story

"Danish Girl," "Carol" among nominees for GLAAD Media Award
01/28/2016 12:16 PM EST - LOS ANGELES >> "The Danish Girl" is up for a GLAAD Media Award in a year where a record number of nominees feature transgender characters and subject matter. Full Story

"The Finest Hours" — Norman Rockwell in stormy CGI seas
01/28/2016 12:16 PM EST - Waves of water and nostalgia wash over the drenched and drippy "The Finest Hours," a Norman Rockwell painting tossed into stormy CGI seas. Full Story

Abe Vigoda, sunken-eyed character actor, dead at 94
01/27/2016 06:03 AM EST - NEW YORK — Character actor Abe Vigoda, whose leathery, sunken-eyed face made him ideal for playing the over-the-hill detective Phil Fish in the 1970s TV series "Barney Miller" and the doomed Mafia soldier in "The Godfather," died Tuesday at age 94. Full Story

Youth has its way in slightly familiar sci-fi adventure, "The 5th Wave"
01/22/2016 10:39 AM EST - One major reason that young-adult fiction is so alluring — when done well — is that it gives youngsters such a fulfilling scenario of independence from those older adults in their lives who always think they're smarter and stronger. Full Story

Film clips for Jan. 22-28
01/21/2016 02:42 PM EST - Brooklyn (PG-13): A young woman leaves her native Irish village, her mother and her sister to make a life for herself in New York in 1950. Full Story