| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Allen grad Amanda Seyfried and Emmaus grad Dean DeHaan will both see recent films have their premiere at the Sundance Film Festival Jan. 17-27 in Park City, Utah. Amanda's "Lovelace" and Dean's "Kill Your Darlings" are among the 115 films......
| May 8, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The trailer for Killer Joe, the Matthew McConaughey movie that has been given an NC-17 by the MPAA....
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Walt Disney Studios has begun filming its live-action fairy tale "Maleficent," starring Angelina Jolie, in London.
Disney said Tuesday that production began last week on the movie, billed as the untold story of the villainess from the 1959 Disney classic...
| Jul 29, 2012
William Friedkin has been directing films for roughly 45 years. You wouldn't know it to look at him. You'd likelier guess that he was born around the time his first feature — the 1967 Sonny and Cher vehicle “Good Times” — was made....
| Aug 2, 2012
There's a reason Matthew McConaughey's character wears a black Stetson in "Killer Joe," a self-knowingly sleazy crime drama that's simultaneously repellent and enjoyable.
His is no white-hat role, and both he and the movie are the better for it....
| Aug 2, 2012
** (out of four)
If “Killer Joe” is about anything—and it barely is—it’s about how a bunch of amoral fools ignore the wishes of the only pure person among them.
The NC-17-rated movie’s own crime is being more...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:49 PM
Director Len Weisman honed his craft on loud action films like "Live Free and Die Hard" and the "Underworld" franchise.
His remake of "Total Recall" boils down to a two-hour futuristic chase movie with grandiose psychedelic overtones. The complex...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Matthew McConaughey got nude in Magic Mike. He now gets nude in Killer Joe. Next month, we see his butt crack in Plumber Pete.
Okay, that last line isn’t really a movie. And Killer Joe isn’t really much of a movie, either. That’s a...
| Apr 29, 2012
A team of superheroes including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor unite to save the world. With Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. In Imax 3-D. Walt Disney...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Filmmaker Gregg Araki has come a long way from early ultra-low-budget movies like âThe Long Weekendâ (O' Despair) (1989) and âThe Living Endâ (1992). His last release was âSmiley Faceâ (2007), an amusing stoner comedy...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 9:32 PM
In Marion Cotillard and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, "The Dark Knight Rises" - or what should be called the "Inception" lite -- has found itself a boardwoman and a cop. The actors who teamed up with "Dark Knight" director Christopher Nolan are joining him...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 4:36 PM
An aging aristocrat (Christopher Lee) tells a young relative what happened within their family during the summer of 1939, as England's policy of appeasement toward the Nazis was being furiously debated. The ensuing political intrigues cause danger for...