Summer Movie Preview: July 2011 | 3 May 2011 // 4:00 PM

If automatons are battling genetically altered soldiers, talking animals, extraterrestrials, and cowpokes for box office supremacy, it must be July.


'Zookeeper' Is More Buddy Comedy Formula | 8 Jul 2011 // 5:05 AM

While it's hardly worth gauging which voice actor has the worst job in Zookeeper, it's clear that not one of them comes out okay.


Cream of the Crap: The Best/Worst Movies of Summer 2011 | 29 Aug 2011 // 1:00 AM

Five Good and Five Bad Examples of the Annual Box Office Money Grab.


A jungle of issues over film animals | 22 Aug 2011 // 6:30 AM

LOS ANGELES — At the premiere of "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" last month, a clutch of impassioned animal activists gathered on Hollywood Boulevard.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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