‘Focus’: A star vehicle without much gas

A movie review of “Focus,” a heist comedy starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.

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Harrison Ford to reprise role in ‘Blade Runner’ sequel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harrison Ford is set to reprise his role as Rick Deckard in a sequel to the dystopian, neo-noir "Blade Runner," more than 31 years after the film first premiered. Ridley Scott directed the 1982 movie, which was adapted from the Philip K. Dick novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep." Alcon...

Movie bargains

Here are some theaters offering discounted movie tickets during the week of Feb. 27.

‘Rear Window’ returns to theaters . . . and, where’s P&P?

Perhaps you've noticed the new look of seattletimes.com (yes, I'm smiling here)? I'm hearing from some readers who are wondering what happened to my movies blog, Popcorn & Prejudice. Well, sadly P&P (which got its alliterative, literate name over a dinner table years ago) is no more -- kind of. In general, all over seattletimes.com,...

$150K dress worn by Lupita Nyong’o at Oscars reported stolen

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The theft of a $150,000 pearl-covered gown worn by Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars doesn't surprise Hollywood stylists who have personally experienced the seedy side of red carpet fashion. Style expert and fashion commentator Mary Alice Stephenson has for years heard stories about similar stolen celebrity items. "It's not shocking to...