Losing your mind is a terrible thing to watch, but the splendid acting in "Still Alice" makes it worth the pain. Scarier than any Elm Street nightmare, it succeeds despite itself not because of one strong performance but two.
Writer-director J.C. Chandor has made three good movies in a row, and they're his first three. He's a heartening exception to the usual percentages.
Some films assert their rightness and sureness in the opening shot. Mike Leigh's excellent "Mr. Turner" is one of them, though Leigh and his inspired cinematographer, Dick Pope, are less concerned with conspicuous camera movement than with a charged sort of stillness. It's a beautiful film, and...
There are good things in the animated musical fantasy "Strange Magic": the ultra-detailed, photorealistic animation; the name-that-tune pleasures of a mashup jukebox soundtrack; fine vocal performances from the cast's actor-singers; and a transcendent sequence featuring the 1975 title song.
People will take what they want to take from "American Sniper," director Clint Eastwood's latest film. Already it has turned into an ideological war to be won or lost, rather than a fictionalized biopic to be debated.
An estimated 36.6 million people watched the Academy Awards telecast on ABC, a drop of 16 percent from 2014.
With no clear front-runner leading up to the 87th Academy Awards, winners were spread across various films, with “Birdman” earning best picture. The film’s director Alejandro G. Inarritu took home a statue as well, with Eddie Redmayne ("The Theory of Everything") winning for...
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Tom Rothman as the next chairman of its motion picture group, the company said Tuesday.
List of winners at Sunday's 87th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Pee-wee Herman is bringing his bow tie back -- to Netflix.