In Seismic Shift, Warner Bros. to Stream All 2021 Films

NEW YORK — In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros. Pictures on Thursday announced that all of its 2021 film slate — including a new “Matrix” movie, “Godzilla vs. Kong” and the Lin-Manuel Miranda adaptation “In the ...
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Fall Movie Preview: ‘Joker’ Gets a Prestige Makeover

LOS ANGELES — The Joker has been around for almost 80 years and there's no shortage of portrayals. There are even some legendary ones by Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger. But by most accounts, Joaquin Phoenix's spin on the quintessential Batman villain is unlik...
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Fans Descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO — Dust off your Captain Marvel cosplay, San Diego Comic-Con is here. The four-and-a-half day convention kicked off Wednesday with the show room floor opening to thousands vying for exclusive mercha...
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Warner Bros. Chair Being Investigated for Sexual Misconduct

LOS ANGELES — WarnerMedia is investigating claims that Warner Bros. chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara promised acting roles in exchange for sex as detailed in The Hollywood Reporter Wednesday. The article includes text messages between British actress Charlo...
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Hello Kitty to Make Her Big Screen Debut

NEW YORK — Hello Kitty might not have a mouth but she's got a movie deal. Warner Bros.' New Line Cinema announced Tuesday that it has acquired film rights to Hello Kitty from the Japanese corporation Sanrio....

Roe’s Video Pick: “You’ve Got Mail”

Do you remember opening up your mailbox and finding free AOL trial offers? How about hearing that dial tone trying to connect to your computer with a 100-foot phone cable just to reach your IBM computer to h...