• President Barack Obama concludes his remarks after speaking at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    Obama takes one more shot at zinging official Washington

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Even though President Barack Obama and his wife can’t wait to get out of the White House, being a lame duck can hurt a guy.

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  • In this May 17, 2015 file photo, Andrew McCarthy arrives at the at Disney Media Distribution International Upfronts in Burbank, Calif. McCarthy stars in "The Family," airing Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)

    Andrew McCarthy is downright creepy in ABC’s ‘The Family’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew McCarthy has been recognized in some pretty odd places.

  • In this image released by Disney, Ruby Barnhill portraying Sophie, right, appears in a scene with the Big Friendly Giant, voiced by Mark Rylance in "The BFG," opening nationwide on July 1. (Disney via AP)

    Underdogs in summer movies include originality, opportunity

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hollywood’s summer, which kicks off with the fittingly combative “Captain America: Civil War,” will be a season of struggle: for box office, for originality and for opportunity.

  • In this May 10, 2015 file photo, actor Bill Pullman attends the 30th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards in New York. Pullman reprises his role as President Whitmore in the "Independence Day," sequel, "Independence Day: Resurgence," in theaters nationwide on June 24, 2016.  (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)

    Pullman’s ‘Independence Day’ call-to-arms lives on

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Thomas J. Whitmore, famed speech-maker and defender of the planet from aliens, has the kind of poll numbers Hillary or Donald dream about.

  • This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Keegan-Michael Key, left, and Jordan Peele in a scene from "Keanu." (Steve Dietl/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP)

    Review: In Key & Peele’s ‘Keanu,’ the true gangster has paws

    If you dropped a cute kitten into Michael Mann’s “Heat,” would Robert De Niro have gone all soft and goo-goo eyed? Might Wesley Snipes’ drug empire in “New Jack City” been brought to its knees by a cuddly face with whiskers? Could Al Pacino’s rage in “Scarface” have been melted away by a feline “little friend”?

  • This image released by Open Road Films shows Julia Roberts, left, and Jennifer Aniston in a scene from "Mother's Day." (Ron Batzdorff /Open Road Films via AP)

    Review: Cloying and farfetched, ‘Mother’s Day’ unfit for mom

    What would it take to make you fall off the upstairs balcony at your house in the middle of the day? Could you imagine being so intoxicated by your own karaoke performance of “The Humpty Dance” that it sends you a-tumbling?

  • In this Thursday, July 19, 2012, file photo, DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg, center, plays with Madagascar characters, Alex the lion, right, and Kowalski the penguin, left, during a groundbreaking opening of DreamWorks studios in Redwood City, Calif. Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda franchises, for approximately $3.55 billion, the companies announced Thursday, April 28, 2016. DreamWorks will become part of the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, which includes Universal Pictures. Once the deal closes, DreamWorks co-founder and CEO Katzenberg will become chairman of DreamWorks New Media. He'll also serve as a consultant to NBCUniversal, a unit of Comcast Corp. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

    Comcast buying DreamWorks Animation for about $3.55B

    NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda franchises, for approximately $3.55 billion, strengthening its presence in the important and growing business of children’s entertainment.

  • In this image released by Disney, Ruby Barnhill portraying Sophie, right, appears in a scene with the Big Friendly Giant, voiced by Mark Rylance in "The BFG," opening nationwide on July 1. (Disney via AP)

    In ‘BFG,’ Rylance takes on a new role: Spielberg regular

    NEW YORK (AP) — The first time Steven Spielberg offered a role to Mark Rylance, the actor said no. That was 30 years ago for “Empire of the Sun.” Now, Rylance can’t stop saying yes.

  • This image released by Yari Film group shows Adrian Sparks as Ernest Hemingway in a scene from the film, "Papa: Hemingway in Cuba." The film is the first full-length Hollywood feature filmed on the island since the 1959 Cuban Revolution. (Yari Film Group via AP)

    In ‘Papa,’ Hemingway returns to Cuba via the silver screen

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ernest Hemingway left Cuba shortly after Fidel Castro’s revolution, as relations with the United States began to fall into a deep freeze. Over five decades later, the author of “The Old Man and the Sea” returns to the island thanks to the magic of the silver screen.

  • This image released by Rovio Entertainment shows an animated visual cue for the movie magic interaction that will happen between the new game, "Angry Birds Action!," and the upcoming film, "The Angry Birds Movie." A level set on Piggy Island, home to the Angry Birds' snout-faced adversaries, can only be unlocked if players pluck out their mobile devices and zap a code displayed during the film's credits when it debuts May 20. (Rovio Entertainment via AP)

    ‘Angry Birds’ maker wants phones out as film credits roll

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The creators of “Angry Birds” hope movie theater audiences don’t get their feathers ruffled if some filmgoers pluck out their mobile devices at the end of “The Angry Birds Movie” and point them at the screen.