| Jan 1, 2008
WHEN was the last time you heard anyone get excited about a new film critic? That was my reaction when "Michael Clayton" director Tony Gilroy began raving to me about the review he'd seen on YouTube. "It was terrific," he said. "I sent it to George...
| Jan 15, 2008
Sundance will bring a reliable cast of characters when it opens Thursday. Actor Sam Rockwell will hobnob at the Riverhorse restaurant in Park City. Festival chief Robert Redford will endorse indie film at the Eccles theater. Dealmaker John Sloss will...
| Feb 17, 2009
"The Vagina Monologues" creator Eve Ensler's annual V-Day luncheon in Los Angeles was focused on violence toward women in the Congo.
But Jessica Alba and Kerry Washington, two celeb supporters of the international organization that has - since 1998 -...
| Aug 27, 2008
112 min. Rated PG-13
Directed by Rob Cohen
(The Fast and the Furious, xXx, and Dragonheart)
What a dumb movie. But really, did we need another Mummy movie? REALLY? You know a film is doomed when one of the lead characters is re-cast because the...
| Apr 7, 2009
Adam Sandler's has lured another hottie to his side.
Maria Bello is in final talks to co-star in Sandler's still-untitled high-school reunion comedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The story follows Sandler's character as he reunites with his...
| Feb 24, 2010
| 9:13 AM
Robin Wright Penn and Blake Lively ("Gossip Girl") share the title role in this drama, Pippa being a woman thrust into a midlife crisis by her much-older husband's ( Alan Arkin) decision that they should relocate to a retirement home. Her rebellion...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 6:47 PM
Director James Mangold can make a serious film with extra twists for a grown-up audience. His credits include "Walk the Line," "3:10 to Yuma" and the offbeat thriller "Identity." In "Knight and Day" he adds a touch of Alfred Hitchcock and James Bond to...
| Apr 2, 2010
Actress Maria Bello, Eva Longoria Parker and Amber Valletta are helping to raise money for the Raise The Roof For Haiti campaign, which aspires to provide 100,000 tents to Haitians within the next two weeks as they endure rainy season.
If you would...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 10:22 AM
Adam Sandler leads a force of current comedy all-stars in this tale of several longtime friends reunited by the death of their high-school basketball coach.
Chris Rock, Kevin James, David Spade and Rob Schneider play the other pals, and all the men use...
| Jul 29, 2010
Assault on Precinct 13
Universal Studios Home Entertainment / 2005 / 109 Minutes / Rated R
It's almost impossible to review "Assault on Precinct 13" without comparing it to John Carpenter's vastly superior original. There was something just so simple...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| May 3, 2011
| 1:25 PM
The current state of the business world proves challenging for the career man played by Ben Affleck in this thoughtful drama from writer-director John Wells, also a producer of such television series as "ER" and "The West Wing." Affleck's character...