The need for speed dominated the Aug. 26 premiere of Warner Bros. ”Getaway” with a black Shelby Cobra parked outside the Regency in Westwood Village. “What is more American than a Shelby Cobra?”…
In DreamWorks Animation's winsome toon "Turbo," a junior speed maven dreams of competing in the Indianapolis 500. There's just one small problem: He's a snail.
When the producers of DreamWorks' "Need for Speed" cast Aaron Paul as the lead in their film version of Electronic Arts' racing videogame franchise, they found themselves with another major role to…
The network is scheduled for an Aug. 17 launch and will be available in the 90 million homes reached by its ancestor Speed.
Though myriad aspects of its story have already been probed in greater depth elsewhere, Frances Causey and Donald Goldmacher's "Heist" is well timed as a one-stop summary of reasons for ordinary…
A gimlet-eyed glimpse into the roots of terrorism and the politics behind its prosecution.
Movie won the top docu kudo at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.
Half lean, mean racing saga and half in-depth character study.
JIM KOHLBERGEst. worth: $1 billion-plusHome base: Palo Alto, Calif.Money trail: A managing partner in private equity firm Kohlberg & Co., which he formed in 1987 with his father Jerome Kohlberg Jr.…
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
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