| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:29 PM
"Rake." Greg Kinnear stars as scapegrace defense attorney Keegan Deane … and that's pretty much all you need to know. Who doesn't love Greg Kinnear? In just about anything?
This role, based on an Australian show of the same name, seems...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It would be premature to suggest this without consulting the archives, but "I, Frankenstein" might very well set some kind of record for the most expository dialogue in a single feature film, with almost every spoken exchange either relaying a...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Conspiracy theorists might posit that January is when the movie industry deliberately sours audiences so that summer's merest uptick in popcorn entertainment value feels like a drought vanquished. Exhibit A in this argument could be the gray, dumb, bolt...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Who doesn't like Greg Kinnear?
With his big worried eyes and leading-man smile, Kinnear inevitably brings an endearing, if slightly anxious, charm to any role he plays. The gay hate-crime victim in "As Good as It Gets. The reluctant buddy to Pierce...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Mark Gilbert expects you'll meet a pair of gay best friends at the Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
The first is "G.B.F," the festival's curtain-raiser concerning the hottest fashion accessory among status-seeking teen queens at a high...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:00 AM
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6
A Case of You
A young writer smitten with the barista at his local coffee shop scours her Facebook profile for intel and tries to transform himself into her dream guy. With Justin Long and Evan Rachel Wood. Written by Long....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Thor: The Dark World
Early on in "Thor: The Dark World," the latest slab of briskly amusing, elaborately inconsequential 3D entertainment from the Disney/Marvel comicbook factory, an evil Dark Elf announces his sinister plan to...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Calling its 2013-14 schedule Fox’s “biggest investment in original programming in our history,” Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly on Monday presented the network’s plans to launch original shows over all 12 months of the year....
| Dec 16, 2003
4 stars (out of 4)
One "Ring" - finally - rules them all.
In "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," a great mythic movie cycle gets the ending it deserves - and we can finally see this stunningly completed film trilogy for what it is: one of...
| Dec 17, 2002
Know your Sauron from your Saruman? Ever mix up Gimli and Gollum, or an orc and an Uruk-hai?
As the sword-and-sorcery sequel "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" ventures into theaters, the vastness of author J.R.R. Tolkien's universe can give viewers...