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Summer TV Preview

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The long-awaited summer is upon us, and with it comes new series and seasons of shows worth checking out between beach vacations and barbecues.  

God's Pocket

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The first “read” of God’s Pocket, the feature-film directing debut of actor John Slattery (best known for his Emmy-nominated acting on Mad Men) is that the narrative’s working class criminal  

Godzilla

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The biggest big screen monster of them all, Godzilla, gets another reboot — this time from director Gareth Edwards  (Monsters), and it appears that the movie gives the origin story a subtle t  

Million Dollar Arm

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 14, 2014
From the unveiling of the first trailer for Million Dollar Arm, the movie has set up all sorts of pitch-based comparisons; the most obvious being Jerry Maguire meets Slumdog Millionaire. A down-on-h  

'Only Lovers Left Alive' Captures the Intimacy of Life Lived Well

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Adam (Tom Hiddleston) has a death wish, or so it seems. But it is not a consideration borne of hasty impracticality, a sign of immediate depression.   

Untangling the Webs of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 29, 2014
At first glance, it would seem that we identify with Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) because he is an Everyman, a kid really, who stumbles upon great power and accepts the weighty responsibility that comes with it. But dig a little deeper and, in fact, there’s nothing at all about Peter Parker that’s relatable.  

'Louie' Is Back in the New York Groove

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 29, 2014
After nearly two years off the air, Louie C.K. is back on the small screen, presenting another season of brilliant dark humor with Louie (Season Premiere, 10 p.m. Monday, FX).  

You Will Know My Name Is 'Dom Hemingway'

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
When we first encounter Dom Hemingway (Jude Law), he is addressing us while being “serviced,” if you will. It takes a moment for us to realize the nature of the “servicing” and the location, but it becomes quite clear that Dom is full of himself and enjoying the moment...  

'Daily Show' Alumni Land Big Solo Projects

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The Daily Show has propelled more comics to fame than just host Jon Stewart. Steve Carell, Ed Helms, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver (OK, a lot of white guys) and many others sparked their careers with regular appearances on Comedy Central’s “fake news” show   

Anita

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
  Certain historic moments inveigle their way into our personal memories, demanding that we remember where we were as these situations were unfolding. The Ani  

Brick Mansions

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
One of the final films of the late Paul Walker arrives, courtesy of the Luc Besson action factory (Besson co-wrote the script with Bibi Naceri and turned things over to Last Call director Camille De  

Jodorowsky's Dune

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Back in 1974, it was a mad dream of surrealist filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky (El Topo, The Holy Mountain) to tackle Frank Herbert’s science fiction classic Dune, especially when you consider that  

The Other Woman

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Have you ever wondered what would happen if the wife (Leslie Mann) and the other woman (Cameron Diaz) of a married man (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) discover that they aren’t alone in his revolving fun  

The Quiet Ones

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
 John Pogue (the director of Quarantine 2: Terminal) tracks the mystery surrounding a university professor (Jared Harris) and his ragtag team of students seeking to heal a test subject beset by supernatural forces that none of them are quite willing to believe in until it is too late.  

The Railway Man

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
This drama interweaves real biography into the mix as a former officer (Colin Firth) in the British Army who suffered through extreme torture as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during WW