One Direction: This Is Us

0 Comments · Thursday, August 29, 2013
The boys in One Direction bring their brand of musical hijinks to Madison Square Garden, capturing the behind the scenes anecdotes of living and playing on the world stage while trying to maintain  

Struggling to Maintain All that is 'Still Mine'

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
In Still Mine, writer-director Michael McGowan presents us with Craig Morrison (James Cromwell), an 80-something farmer, a tireless and practical man with a large family and an even larger kingdom, which he manages with common sense and hard-earned experience.  

The New FXX Features Young Adult Fare

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Starting Monday, FX spawns a new young adult network, dubbed FXX. FX’s hit comedies It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and The League will make the jump to the new network along with the nightly talk show Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.

James Ponsoldt Breathes Dramatic Life into the John Hughes Teen Formula

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
The Spectacular Now’s Sutter (Miles Teller) leads a good life, a damned good life for an onscreen high school senior. He may seem all too familiar to those of us weaned on the John Hughes teen comedies of the 1980s, because if you squint and tilt your head to the left a little, Sutter is the modern-day incarnation of Ferris Bueller.

Fall TV Preview

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Critically acclaimed favorites, new premieres and chilling falltime series promise a great lineup onscreen this season. Check out a few highlights.  


0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
It’s impossible to watch this psychologically astute documentary without being moved to sadness or even outrage. Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite clearly intends Blackfish as call to arms of sort  

In a World

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Witness the emergence of Lake Bell into the swelling ranks of multi-hyphenate women in the world of independent films. Joining the parade of women including Amy Seimetz, Greta Gerwig, Ava DuVernay  

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Yet another romantic fantasy set in the contemporary world, but this time, a young woman (Lily Collins) might hold the key to saving humans from the magical and supernatural forces eager to usurp   

The World's End

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Five old mates (Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine and Eddie Marsan) from back in the day reunite after years apart to finally complete a pub crawl and accidentally stumble up  

You're Next

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
 What at first seems like another thrilling home invasion slasher (think The Strangers or Funny Games) gets twisted into a delicious and delirious surprise that ends up paying homage to Last Hous  

Woody Allen Mines the Venal Depths of Financial Despair

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Allen turns his attention to the financial crisis of 2008 and a Bernie Madoff-type named Hal (Alec Baldwin), one of those Wall Street titans building cloud-based castles in the sky that blot out both the sun and common sense. He’s gruff and arrogant, all façade with no substantive core inside his bulked-up blustering frame.  

I’m Still Watching 'True Blood' (And Probably Always Will)

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
I can’t believe I still watch True Blood, but I’m not ever going to stop. Sure, it’s lost its original spark, but True Blood is an event. Maybe I’ve been glamoured, but from the moment the first twangs of “Bad Things” start playing, it’s on. TB is meant to be enjoyed with a group of friends, laughing out loud over its sheer absurdity.   


0 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Chronicling the rise of Steve Jobs (Ashton Kutcher) from college dropout to celebrated technology entrepreneur, helmer Joshua Michael Stern (Swing Vote) and screenwriting newbie Matt Whiteley packs in  

Kick-Ass 2

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Writer-director Jeff Wadlow (Cry_Wolf) has fast-tracked his way into the comic book super-lottery. He takes over the helm of Mark Millar’s Kick-Ass graphic novel, capturing the further adv  

Lee Daniels' The Butler

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Fictionalizing the story of an American original, director Lee Daniels (Precious) sets his sights on the epic narrative of a White House butler (Forest Whitaker) — an African-American man who began