Man of Steel

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The latest edition of the story of Krypton’s surviving son arrives courtesy of director Zack Snyder (300 and Watchmen) and screenwriter David Goyer (who developed the story with his Dark Knight co  

Midnight's Children

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Celebrated author Salman Rushdie co-writes this adaptation of Midnight’s Children with Toronto-based director Deepa Mehta (known for her elemental trilogy — Fire, Earth and Water). Children mine  

This Is Your Director on Drugs

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Something didn’t feel right. After taking in a recent screening of Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby, I walked out of the theater feeling … off. I was simultaneously anxious, depressed, energized and a little jittery.

Jim Swill Brings Revolutionary Angst to the CAC

2 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
The Contemporary Arts Center, through its 2013 Summer Performance Series in “The Living Room” of The Living Room exhibition, kicks off the season with a fascinating performance, Screenage Wasteland, from Jim Swill, an artist known for his spoken word riffs, short films and collage work.  

Summer TV Preview

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
When fun in the sun loses its draw, it’s nice to retreat in the AC with some quality TV. Here are some returning favorites and new picks to watch out for this season. HBO Documentary Film Serie  


0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Screenwriter Bob Mahaffey pairs up with director Jonathon Kimble to tell the dramatic and magical tale of an underdog high school baseball team in 2005 that struggled during the regular season (wi  

The Internship

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
With two Night at the Museum movies and a Date Night under his belt, Shawn Levy corrals the Wedding Crashers — Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson — for a generational workplace comedy about a couple  

Love Is All You Need

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Danish director Susanne Bier seems to be incrementally easing off the dramatic gas with each new release. She began attracting attention in the United States with a strong string of recent films (  

The Purge

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
In the not-so distant future, domestic society has apparently achieved peaceful co-existence by setting up one 12-hour period every year when all crime is legalized. Writer-director James DeMonaco  

Stories We Tell

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
As a filmmaker, Sarah Polley has proven to be a prescient storyteller. Known for her performances in films like Go and No Such Thing and more recently for directing (Away from Her and Take This Waltz)  

What Maisie Knew

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Based on the Henry James novel about a young girl forced to deal with the divorce and remarriages of her parents, the film, written by Nancy Doyne (Tales from the Darkside and Tales from the Crypt  

Greta Gerwig Just Wants to Have Fun

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Greta Gerwig has gotten into my head; her halting and humorous performance style marries a solid, albeit gangly physicality and a weightless comic presence that is breathtakingly cute.  

Go Behind the Scenes of Cincinnati's 'Antiques Roadshow' Episode

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 29, 2013
After a three-week run of episodes (April 1-15) taped at the Duke Energy Convention Center last summer, Antiques Roadshow will premiere behind-the-scenes footage from the show’s Cincinnati stop (8 p.m. Monday, CET).

After Earth

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Based on a story conceived by Will Smith (the movie’s star), M. Night Shyamalan seeks to reboot his career while exploring the trendy theme of what-ifs involving a post-apocalyptic planet Earth.  

The Angels' Share

0 Comments · Friday, May 24, 2013
The latest slice of life from British director Ken Loach (Riff-Raff, My Name Is Joe) finds Robbie (Paul Brannigan), having just avoided going to jail and facing the daunting realities of fatherhoo