A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
An improbable but very enjoyable sequel that recaptures much of the stripped-down intensity of Vin Diesel and director David Twohy's franchise starter "Pitch Black."
It's been nine years since the “Pitch Black” sequel, but Vin Diesel brought “Riddick” back in style with the world premiere at Westwood's New Regency Aug. 28. In a sharp gray suit and shades, Diesel…
Just over a decade ago, Vin Diesel shot from near-obscurity to earning a $10 million payday in what seemed like record time, racing from an ensemble role in "Saving Private Ryan" to headlining "XXX"…
Universal has unveiled an action-laden red-band trailer for "Riddick" -- the third installment in the Vin Diesel sci-fi series. Studio timed the release of the trailer to coincide with the film's…
A visually polished but overly repetitive chiller about two girls haunted by a ghost with a seriously advanced case of postpartum depression.
After Universal Pictures locked the writer and director of "Fast Five" into first-look deals, it only made sense that one of its stars was next.
Vin Diesel is going back to the future to topline and produce a third chapter in the "Chronicles of Riddick" franchise.
Writer-director David Twohy is in fine form with a muscularity not seen since 2000's "Pitch Black."
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%