Stories by David Germain

Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013

'Lincoln' leads Oscars with 12 nominations

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — The Civil War saga Lincoln leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and several acting honors.
By David Germain

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012

'Lincoln,' 'Les Mis,' 'Playbook' lead SAG awards

'Lincoln,' 'Les Mis,' 'Silver Linings Playbook' lead SAG awards with 4 nominations each.
By David Germain

Monday, May 7, 2012

'Avengers' smashes box office mark

LOS ANGELES - "The Avengers" has extended its box-office superpowers with a record $207.4 million opening weekend domestically, an even bigger start than originally projected.
By David Germain

Monday, Sept. 27, 2010

'Titanic' co-star Gloria Stuart dies at 100

LOS ANGELES  - Gloria Stuart, the 1930s Hollywood beauty who gave up acting for 30 years and later became the oldest Academy Award acting nominee in Titanic, has died.
By David Germain

Thursday, May 7, 2009

New Kirk seeks out new fans in current civilization

LOS ANGELES -- William Shatner's James Kirk disliked formality, pestering people to call him "Jim."
By David Germain

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009

New on DVD

Here's a sampling of what's out this week in Blu-ray and DVD, and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009

Mini Reviews

Here's a sampling of what's out this week in home video and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009

New on DVD

Heat adversaries Robert De Niro and Al Pacino reunite, this time on the same side of the law as veteran New York City police detectives tracking a vigilante serial killer whose methods force the ...
By David Germain

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008

New Releases

DEC. 2: THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN; STEP BROTHERS; THE X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE; CASABLANCA: ULTIMATE COLLECTOR'S EDITION
By David Germain

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008

New on DVD

Here's a sampling of what's out this week in DVD and Blu-ray, and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008

New DVD releases: 'Get Smart,' 'Christmas Story'

Here's a look at what's out this week in DVD and Blu-ray and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

'Changeling' lacks depth of other Eastwood films

Something more than a child is missing in Clint Eastwood's Changeling , a tale casting Angelina Jolie as a single mom whose young son vanishes in 1928.
By David Germain

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008

Skeptic comedian Gervais sees dead people in 'Ghost Town'

TORONTO --- In real life, Ricky Gervais does not believe in ghosts. Put them on the big-screen, however, and he's more than game to see dead people.
By David Germain

Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008

Coen brothers are brilliant at making incredibly dumb incredibly amusing

TORONTO --- Joel and Ethan Coen know their idiots.
By David Germain

Thursday, Sept. 4, 2008

'Fly Me to the Moon' offers good 3-D, but story never leaves the launch pad

A well-intentioned exercise at blending education and family entertainment, the 3-D animated tale Fly Me to the Moon ends up only mildly educational and not all that entertaining.
By David Germain

Thursday, Aug 28, 2008

New DVD releases: 'What Happens in Vegas'

Here's a look at what's out this week in home video and DVD and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, July 31, 2008

New Releases

Here's a roundup of new releases in DVD and Blu-ray, and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, July 24, 2008

New on DVD

Here's a sampling of what's out this week in home DVD and Blu-ray, and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, July 3, 2008

New DVDs: 'Vantage Point,' 'Meet the Browns'

Here's a sampling of what's out this week in home video and DVD, and a calendar of what's coming:
By David Germain

Thursday, May 8, 2008

Actors reveled in zany action roles in 'Speed'

LAS VEGAS --- Speed Racer stars Emile Hirsch and Christina Ricci are better known for smaller independent movies than summer blockbusters.
By David Germain
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