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Let's Be Cops

0 Comments · Friday, August 15, 2014
Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr. have established an easy and engaging enough rapport on the hit television series New Girl, so it’s not surprising to see them test the big screen market, and   

Magic in the Moonlight

0 Comments · Friday, August 15, 2014
In the poem “Marmion,” Sir Walter Scott opined, “Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive.” Well, Woody Allen’s latest is all about deception. Englishman Stanley (C  

Director Michael Dowse Embraces Affairs of the Heart

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The first clue that What If, the new film from Michael Dowse, might be a subtle veering off course from the typical journey can be found in the performance of Daniel Radcliffe as Wallace, the lovelorn chap at the center of things.   

The Many Faces of Chris Lilley

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Chris Lilley is a master of disguise. The Aussie multi-hyphenate creates, writes, directs and stars in mockumentary-style comedies in which he plays a collection of diverse characters — sometimes all at once.   

Searching for 'A Most Wanted Man'

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Issa Karpov (Grigoriy Dobrygin), a Chechen Muslim, enters Hamburg, Germany illegally, weaving his way through sewers, stowing away on a cargo ship, hiding in plain sight beneath a dirty hooded sweatshirt and a scraggly beard. Throughout his circuitous journey, though, Issa makes time to pray.  

The Persistence of Time

Patricia Arquette on the 12-year experience of making Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood'

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Boyhood, as you've probably already heard, is a different kind movie. Shot over the course of 12 years with the same cast, filmmaker Richard Linklater's perceptive ode to family and the life of one specific boy (played by newcomer Ellar Coltrane) from age 6 to 18 is also about the simple passage of time...  

The First 'Knick' Is the Deepest

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2014
While The Knick is a drama, written by Jack Amiel and Michael Begler, its basis is in true medical history with the earliest surgeons at the start of the 20th century. Director Steven Soderbergh paints a beautifully grotesque picture of New York’s Knickerbocker Hospital, with imagery that leaves viewers covering their eyes … only to peek through their fingers.
  

Boyhood

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 5, 2014
On paper, and in far lesser hands, the premise of Boyhood would come across as a gimmick that would never make it past the idea stage. Leave it to Richard Linklater ��  

The Hundred-Foot Journey

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Writer-director Steven Knight takes a bit of vacation with The Hundred-Foot Journey, only penning the script for director Lasse Hallström, based on Richard C. Morais�  

Into the Storm

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Tornadoes wreck havoc on the small town of Silverton and a collection of storm trackers, adventure-hungry types and regular folks do everything they can to stay alive   

Step Up All In

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 5, 2014
We are led to believe that an all-star lineup from the previous Step Up movies comes together for this one-time battle royale-style event in Las Vegas, which will end   

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Director Jonathan Liebesman (Battle: Los Angeles), working with the support of executive producer Michael Bay, places a huge target on himself here with this attemp  

Cracking the Code with ‘I Origins’ Director Mike Cahill

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
For fans of the current wave of independent filmmaking, there’s a certain romantic curiosity surrounding the power-trio of Brit Marling, Zal Batmanglij and Mike Cahill. Marling holds the center, anchoring and serving as the face of the trio’s projects together.  

HBO Expands Summer Doc Series For Year-Round Films

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Sometimes a true story is far more fascinating than anything Hollywood could dream up. If you’re a fan of interesting documentaries and you’ve already conquered Netflix’s detailed doc genre list, tune into HBO on Monday nights. The network has expanded its popular summer documentary series to a year-round schedule of entertaining, thought-provoking programming.  

Guardians of the Galaxy

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Marvel Studios has excelled thus far by creating characters that neatly fit into segmented niches that are easily identifiable for audiences — Iron Man is the qui