"Transformers: Age of Extinction" comes out on DVD. This fourth installment of the Transformers film series stars Mark Wahlberg. When we last left these shape-changing alien robots, the evil Decepticons had invaded Chicago.
What's the latest on "Food," the movie shot entirely in Champaign County in June?
Brett Hays, the line producer, said it's in "picture lock." That means the draft of the edit is done. "Which means at this point, it can go to the next phase: color correction, sound mix, score," he said.
If you only have the chance to see animated films in U.S. theaters, you might well assume that shorts are only made with 3-D computer techniques and that features have to star fairy tale figures, sentient planes and cars, prehistoric animals or exotic birds, all trying to find safe havens and/or reunite with lost family members.
Public invited to attend Gender Film Series
The Gender Film Series will be presented at 7 p.m. Thursdays from Oct. 2 to Dec. 4 at the Women's Resources Center on the second floor at 703 S. Wright St., C, in collaboration with the Department of Gender and Women's Studies and the University of Illinois chapter of the National Organization for Women.
Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was
Enjoyed 'Se Vende' at festival
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With 163 feature titles and counting, he has been portrayed on the big screen more than Batman, Bond or the Babe. And come 2 p.m. Sunday in Mahomet, Abraham Lincoln — the movie character — will be the center of DePaul Professor Mark Pohlad's free lecture at the Museum of the Grand Prairie.
There's no escaping the "been-there-done-that" feel that hangs over the new Denzel Washington actioner "The Equalizer."