| Jul 22, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Jennifer Lawrence, star of the critically acclaimed indie film Winter's Bone, had no idea what she was getting into when she read for and then landed the role of Mystique in Matthew Vaughn's upcoming X-Men: First Class. But she's catching on. “Oh my...
| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:33 PM
"The Losers" arrived at theaters this weekend, and the second not-mainstream comic book movie to launch in the last month or so wound up fourth, with $9.6 million, according to studio estimates. Across the Atlantic, the comic book's driving force,......
| 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...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 1:03 PM
Being a young superhero might have its appeal, but those who tackle it in director Matthew Vaughn's ("Layer Cake") fantasy-adventure - based on a comic-book series - find it much rougher turf than they thought. A youth (Aaron Johnson) makes himself a...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Thefirst official trailer for "X-Men: First Class" debuts later Thursday (Feb. 10) on the movie's official Facebook page. They have also released a brand new picture of Magneto -- where do you think he is?
Or Just watch it here
The new "X-Men"...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 11:03 AM
In a summer that saw a lot of superheroes on movie screens, this prequel to the earlier films based on the Marvel Comics series proved to be smart fun. It traces the roots of Professor Xavier and Magneto before they became enemies, with James McAvoy and...
| Aug 31, 2011
I never pay attention to all the hype people bring up about summer blockbusters, or movies being released for Oscar consideration, and so…I have no clue what time of the year great films are supposed to be released.
I do recall hearing that the...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:00 PM
***1/2 (out of four)
Because even superheroes can have difficult, lonely upbringings, "First Class" charts the origin of Marvel warriors including Charles Xavier/Professor X (James McAvoy), Raven/Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) and Erik/Magneto (Michael...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 3:28 PM
* * * X-Men: First Class
Directed by Matthew Vaughn. Written by Ashley Edward Miller & Zack Stentz and Jane Goldman & Matthew Vaughn. With James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Kevin Bacon. (PG-13)
“Never forget — mutant...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 6:48 PM
The Apprentice School team, aiming for a third-place finish in the American College Division, opened up Saturday's consolation round against Central Florida. In an upset, the Builders toppled the Division I Knights 27-21.
Apprentice gave up the first two...
| Mar 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Over at our sister blog 24 Frames, reporter Mark Olsen sends in a dispatch from South by Southwest where he sat down in the dark with director Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass," which has been hailed by some as the best opening-night......
| Mar 24, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Do it fast, do it now -- the seats won't last long. "Kick-Ass," the sensation of South by Southwest, hits theaters on April 16 but here's your chance to see it early and for free. The Hero Complex, the Los......