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  • The films of 2011 — a pretty complete list

     
    Dates are changing, studios are firming up release plans, figuring out what will actually be finished in time for this or that target date, in some cases. Films will be picked up at Sundance and find their way into theaters. Documentaries will find a...
  • 'The Kennedys' miniseries premiere: Greg Kinnear, Katie Holmes toast political royalty

     
    Katie Holmes, Tom Cruise, Greg Kinnear premiered the Reelz Channel min-series "The Kennedys" at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater. "The Kennedys" will premiere on television April 3....
  • Movie Review: There Be Dragons

     
    The last time we took any note of Roland Joffe, the director of “The Mission” and “The Killing Fields,” it was through his take on the ugly genre “torture porn” titled “Captivity” back in 2007. To be fair,...
  • Summer cinema roundup — release dates through Labor Day

     
    We keep a running in-house tally of what's opening and when on the cinema scene, and a few times a year, I just dump the dates I have out on the blog here to give you an idea of what's opening, what it's about, and when. As May 6 is the more or less &#...
  • Movie Review: Bloodworth

     
    Drawled words and phrases roll off the tongue like backwoods Shakespeare in “Bloodworth,” the second feature film to be made from a book by Southern Gothic novelist William Gay. And like “That Evening Sun,” there's a languorous,...
  • Coming Attractions: Silent Movies!

     
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is presenting Summer of Silents, nine selections chosen from movies that were awarded Photoplay magazine’s Medal of Honor. Except for “The General,” the films will be shown on Monday nights...
  • Makeup Bag: Liz Goldwyn dishes on her favorite beauty products

     
    Liz Goldwyn, granddaughter of movie tycoon Samuel Goldwyn, is an accomplished filmmaker, author, jewelry designer and artist. But in fashion circles, she's just as well-known for her chic, downtown style and signature beauty look — centered around...
  • August at the movies in O-Town– some great titles sneaking in under the summer’s gun

     
    “Sarah's Key,” a superb Holocaust thriller starring Kristin Scott Thomas, may open as late as Sept. 2, I am now hearing. The release schedule is crowding up and when the only art theater in town gives up the whole summer to a couple of titles,...
  • Movie Review: A Good Old Fashioned Orgy

     
    “A Good Old Fashioned Orgy” is a sex romp that flops around more than it romps. But at least there's plenty of sex, right? Well, yeah — a bit of full frontal nudity and a heaping helping of copulation, but there aren't a lot of laughs...
  • Q: What is THIS TV Network? Where can I watch THIS TV?

    MGM and Weigel Broadcasting launched THIS TV Network as a 24/7 digital movie channel in 2009. KTLA began airing THIS TV on its sub-channel 5.3 (previously 5.2) on March 26, 2009. KTLA does not own or operate THIS TV and we do not create the programming...
  • Indie Focus: Bill Plympton and animation for grown-ups

    Indie Focus: Bill Plympton and animation for grown-ups
    Animated features have long been the favored medium for telling kid-friendly stories about princesses and cuddly creatures. But if New York-based animator Bill Plympton were to have his way, moviegoers would also see more hand-drawn offerings depicting...
  • Christopher Plummer salutes studio moguls in new TCM miniseries

    Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer are movie studio names, but they also reflect the names of colorful individuals who helped get them started. Those legends are saluted by the most appropriate network for that, as Turner Classic Movies launches the...