| May 31, 2012
Better and more darkly imaginative than its headache of a coming-attractions trailer suggests, "Snow White and the Huntsman"follows another Snow White re-do,"Mirror Mirror," into theaters by two months and two days. That's not much time for audiences to...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 11:46 AM
I need to start this by addressing Rauol Martinez, the wonderful news anchor we have working in the mornings. After reviewing this movie with Erica Fox, he went on about me not liking any movies and that it was vague as to whether or not I liked this. I...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Johnny Depp suits up again as Capt. Jack Sparrow in the fourth installment of the adventure series, putting the pirate in the not wholly comfortable company of his peer Blackbeard (Ian McShane, "Deadwood").
They set sail to find the legendary Fountain of...
| May 19, 2011
| 1:27 AM
** (out of four)
Since you can't remember what happened in the last overlong "Pirates" movie, 2007's "At World's End," it's a good thing that "On Stranger Tides" doesn't require it. Nope, just plop into Captain Jack Sparrow's (Johnny Depp) latest...
| May 19, 2011
| 8:58 AM
|| ** Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides ||
|| Directed by Rob Marshall. Written by Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio. With Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Ian McShane and Geoffrey Rush. (PG-13) ||
| May 22, 2011
| 2:11 PM
LOS ANGELES -- "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" dug up $90.1 million in box office treasure in its first weekend in North America, at the low end of forecasts but still the biggest debut of any film this year, according to studio estimates on...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Because of star Kristen Stewart's off-screen ties to director Rupert Sanders, this dark reimagining of the fairy tale has gotten recent attention its makers likely would prefer not to have.
Just on its merits as a film, it certainly is an original view...
| Feb 6, 2009
The third dimension comes of age with "Coraline." The first contemporary film in which the 3-D experience feels intrinsic to the story instead of a Godforsaken gimmick, "Coraline" is a remarkable feat of imagination, a magical tale with a genuinely...
| Mar 18, 2007
GOODBYE waxed eyebrows, hello mustache wax?
On the runways of the fashion capitals and on the streets of Silver Lake, Venice and Brooklyn, designers and young guns alike are staking out a new frontier: a post-metrosexual ruggedness that's all about...
| Feb 6, 2009
Dark, magical and endlessly inventive, Coraline is the latest stop-motion animated marvel from Henry Selick, whose Nightmare Before Christmas and James and the Giant Peach are gold standards for the style.
Where most of today's animated films are like...
| Jun 6, 2008
Lo conocemos por su inolvidable papel como el monje convertido luchador en "Nacho Libre" y como el fanático conocedor de la historia del rock and roll en "High Fidelity". Hoy Jack Black nos entrega a otro personaje legendario, esta vez por medio de la...
| Jul 11, 2008
This shouldn't come as too big a surprise, given that it's been nearly two years since "Deadwood" finished on HBO and its creator and a number of its actors have gone on to other things. But the two movies that supposedly would wrap up the series aren't...