New On Demand & DVD: Angels & Demons, Funny People, Ice Age 3

Comcast On Demand today premieres a great new slate of films for your holiday viewing, at the same time they’re released on DVD. There’s Tom Hanks starring in Angels and Demons, Adam Sandler and Seth Rogen together for Judd Apatow’s Funny People, Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn in the holiday film Four Christmases, Robert Rodriguez’s […]

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New on DVD: ‘Ice Age 3,’ ‘Whatever Works’

Coming out on DVD today are a handful of interesting movies. For kids, there’s Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs. For adults in the spirit of the season, there’s Nothing Like The Holidays. For bah humbug folks, there’s Whatever Works, and for scare-junkies, there’s Orphan. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Ice-Age%3A-Dawn-of-the-Dinosaurs/139817/1168400285/Ice-Age-3%3A-Vegetarian/embed 580 476] Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs […]

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Momentum Building for 3-D at Home

BY: Ryan Nakashima LOS ANGELES – Fans scrambled to see 3-D movies such as “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” in theaters this year and new 3-D televisions could soon have home viewers feeling as if they’re surrounded by a spaghetti hurricane on their couches. Next year major electronics manufacturers Sony Corp. and Panasonic Corp. […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Apatow Ascends Again

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Funny-People/149371/1188886661/Funny-People%3A-Arguing/embed 580 476] Judd Apatow’s flock of funny folk took the top spot in a relatively weak weekend, while Aliens in the Attic limped into fifth place, and The Collector didn’t crack the top ten. 1. Funny People – $23.4m 2. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – $17.7m 3. G-Force – $17m […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: G-Force Rules, Potter Plummets

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/G-Force/141798/1182753638/G-Force%3A-Dr.-Doolittle/embed 580 476] Guinea pig super-spies managed to topple the kid wizards as G-Force tops the box office and Harry Potter tumbles after its boffo opening. 1. G-Force – $32.1m 2. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – $30m 3. The Ugly Truth – $27m 4. Orphan – $12.7m 5. Ice Age: Dawn […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Pottermania Running Wild

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Harry-Potter-and-the-Half-Blood-Prince/27736/1175333048/Harry-Potter-6%3A-The-Chosen-One/embed 580 476] Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince posted the best five-day opening ever for the blockbuster franchise with a $159.7 million haul. We’re nearing the home stretch with these movies now, and they’re just going to get bigger. 1. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – $79.4m 2. Ice Age: […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Transformers” Nudges “Ice Age”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Transformers%3A-Revenge-of-the-Fallen/148937/1160403775/Transformers-2%3A-Chop-Shop/embed 420 355] The box office this weekend was a tie as far as original estimates went, with both Transformers and Ice Age claiming a $42.5 million haul – a highly unusual occurrence. So we had to wait for the actual numbers to come in before a winner could be declared. In the final […]

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In Theaters Now: Public Enemies, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Public-Enemies/147522/1164909495/Public-Enemies%3A-In-Custody/embed 420 355] Public Enemies Buy tickets on Fandango! Johnny Depp stars in this Michael Mann film as legendary folk-hero bank robber John Dillinger, who became public enemy number one and fell hard for tough coat-check girl Billie Frechette (Marion Cotillard) while staying one step ahead of fledging federal agents J. Edgar Hoover (Billy […]

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Summer Movie Preview: Something For The Kids

Won’t somebody think of the children? Hollywood generally does, because family movies are often big hits thanks to parents who want to shut their kids up for a couple of hours – and because Pixar never stops being great. Check out what the youngsters are going to bug you to see starting in May. [iframe […]

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