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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  

Le Chef

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The restaurant world has no shortage of drama, with chefs embroiled in legal battles with their restaurant backers over the right to use their celebrity names once the   

And So It Goes

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Diane Keaton has cornered the market as the mistress of the aging Hollywood lothario set onscreen. Having given the goods to Jack Nicholson in Something’s Gotta G  

The Grand Seduction

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Sometimes an obviously hokey premise — like a small harbor town seeking to woo a doctor (Taylor Kitsch) by any means necessary — can rise above its broad stroke  

Hercules

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
It is time to re-imagine what happened to Hercules (Dwayne Johnson) upon the conclusion of his legendary 12 labors. The Greek demigod wanted nothing more than to en  

Lucy

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Luc Besson, the French one-man action studio system, presents his latest gem, about a drug mule (Scarlett Johansson) moving an illegal and highly experimental conco