| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Remember the Titans? Not the “Remember the Titans” Titans, but rather the “Clash of the Titans” Titans. Remember them? This week's “Wrath of the Titans” is a sequel to 2010's “Clash of the Titans,” which was...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:36 AM
"Wrath of the Titans" is an excellent reason why audiences shouldn't throw money at bad movies. I'm not even talking about this film, which is doing deservedly poorly against the second week of "The Hunger Games."
I'm talking about "Clash of the Titans,...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 1:29 PM
It is dawn on Dec. 31, 1958, and Ike Evans has a loving young wife, a former showgirl, in bed next to him, Frank Sinatra sleeping in the Presidential Suite of the glamorous Miami Beach hotel he owns and … big problems.
A union strike, mobster...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 5:55 PM
"Magic City" pours a potent cocktail of celebrities, beautiful (nude) women, mobsters, handsome (semi-nude) men, politicians and FBI agents into at swank Miami Beach hotel in the late 1950s.
Although you've tasted many of the ingredients before (in...
| Nov 22, 2012
Despite bringing Wisconsin serial killer Ed Gein into the proceedings as a fanciful one-man Greek chorus, haunting Alfred Hitchcock's dreams as he prepares the Gein-inspired "Psycho," the biopic "Hitchcock" presents a gentle and forgiving view of...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
MONTREAL -- The Montreal World Film Festival announced its full slate of 432 films from 80 countries on Tuesday, including 110 world or international preems.
Bernard Rose's film biz tale "Two Jacks," starring Sienna Miller, Billy Zane and Danny Huston,...
| Nov 21, 2012
***1/2 (out of four)
“Why call it ‘Hitchcock?’” reads one thread on the IMDB page for “Hitchcock.” The answer: Because director Sacha Gervasi’s (“Anvil: The Story of Anvil”) deliciously entertaining...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 9:11 AM
A Miami hotel circa 1959 is the setting of this evocative drama made for the cable channel Starz, with Jeffrey Dean Morgan ("Watchmen") as the owner who owes a lot - much more than he wishes he did - to a local mobster (Danny Huston).
He tries to keep...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Jack Huston has become one of the most distinctive members of HBO's "Boardwalk Empire" with his role as a disfigured war veteran who wears a mask...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 4:40 PM
This famous White House photo of the day The King met The Crook (president) used to be a dummy template here at my newspaper, a photo slapped onto a page as it was laid out by editors and designers just to get the proportions right. The idea was if we...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Stars and supporters of the Robert Redford-directed film "The Conspirator" gathered at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday for the premiere of the Civil War-era film starring Robin Wright and James McAvoy. "The Conspirator," a film about the trial of...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Academy Award winning actress Anjelica Huston is at work on a memoir, coming in 2013....