| Aug 23, 2011
| 10:21 AM
"Conan the Barbarian" is a juvenile fantasy, but it has so much sword-swinging violence that the movie merits its "R" rating. Although the muscular title character survives intact, he often finds himself stepping over the severed limbs of warriors who did...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 3:46 PM
"Apollo 18" (PG-13). Supposed "lost footage"-style movie details the mission of Apollo 18. Two American astronauts are sent on a secret mission to the moon, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense. TownMall Cinemas (1:10, 3:20, 5:30, 7:40,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Though there's nothing terribly profound or unique about actor Jason Momoa's feature writing-directing debut, "Road to Paloma," it does prove an effective throwback to the loose-limbed, my-way-or-the-highway road movies of the "Easy Rider" era.
| May 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Call Gudrun Giddings the Scandinavia film whisperer. Ever since "Let the Right One In" and "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" delivered box office that headed straight north, Hollywood has been mining Nordic noir that's fresh, dark and edgy from Norway,...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The man in the backyard carries the tattoos and scars of a fighter. He spins and kicks. Dust flies, a punching bag shimmies on a rusted clothesline. Sweat drips around blue eyes and seeps through a thin beard. The lines on the face show, but barely. He'...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Actor Jason Momoa, best known as Khal Drogo in the first season of HBO's "Game of Thrones" is in talks to join the Batman and Superman sequel to "Man of Steel," according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Speculation is that he'll either play villain Doomsday,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Years of amateur and professional TV-watching and the impressive title attached to my byline notwithstanding, I have never believed that I would last a minute as a television programmer. I know what I like, and usually why I like it, but what will float...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:17 PM
When auditioning for SundanceTV's "The Red Road," Jason Momoa wondered if his past might come back to haunt him.
No, he didn't have compromising photos or a sex tape on the Internet—although "most people have seen me with my clothes off," he joked,...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Joe Gatta has departed from his post as president of production at financier Red Granite Pictures after three years in the slot.
Gatta was involved with "Friends With Kids," Daniel Radcliffe's "Horns" and "Out of the Furnace," on which he's an...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:44 PM
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| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Fans lucky enough to have scored tickets to the Jean Cocteau Cinema in Santa Fe on Friday night handed them over to none other than author George R.R. Martin, who was manning the door.
The author of the books behind the hit HBO series "Game of Thrones"...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Arnold Schwarzenegger will reprise his star-making role of Conan the Barbarian in sequel "The Legend of Conan."...