| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Brilliant character actor Frank Langella, who, after many successful years on the Hollywood back-burner, made everyone stand up and take notice with his performance as Tricky Dick in Frost/Nixon a few years ago, gives another Oscar-worthy performance in...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 9:41 PM
These are the hardest reviews to write. I’m watching a movie that’s easy on the eyes, because there’s great cinematography. We see stories set in Paris, London, Rio, and the U.S. There are plenty of great shots. There’s a great...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:08 PM
Read the following paragraph in that deep voice-over you hear in movie trailers: In the not so distant future, when robots have taken over the old-folks home…
In this charming little sci-fi, buddy comedy meets indi film, we meet a guy named Frank....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Former child actor and Oscar-winning director Ron Howard will bring Hollywood glitz to this year’s Brickyard 400.
Howard will lead the NASCAR field as a the pace car driver for the Crown Royal Presents the Curtiss Shaver 400 at the Brickyard...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Roxanna Hope, who played Caroline Cushing in Frost/Nixon on Broadway will play the title role in Henrik Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler"," the season opener at Hartford Stage.
The show, directed by Jennifer Tarver (the Canadian director who staged "Krapp's Last...
| Jan 27, 2009
Taking his media blitz national Monday in New York, hundreds of miles from the start of his impeachment proceedings in Springfield, embattled Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich continued to portray himself as Jimmy Stewart in "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," an...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 3:18 PM
ARIES (March 21-April 19):Choosing to be assertive in the most appropriate situations and for the right reasons might be a challenge.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You may need to insist on boundaries when dealing with co-workers or business contacts to...
| Dec 6, 2007
NEW YORK—"I made one single miscalculation in my life," says David Sarnoff, the acknowledged father of American television and one of two dueling narrators in Aaron Sorkin's slick yet deeply conflicted new docudrama, "and that was that I had no idea...
| Jan 8, 2009
“I’ve Loved You So Long” is the kind of acclaimed foreign-language movie that should do solid business in unprovincial locations such as New Orleans, Pittsburgh, Nashville and St. Louis. Ten weeks after Sony Pictures Classics first...
| Jan 23, 2009
DANNY BOYLE "Slumdog Millionaire"
The eclectic British director of Irish Catholic descent receives his first Academy Award nomination in the directing category for his sleeper indie hit about a poverty-stricken teenager in Mumbai who goes...
| Jan 11, 2009
It's been a grand time lately for actors playing famous U.S. political figures on film: Josh Brolin in "W," Sean Penn in "Milk" and Frank Langella reprising his stage role in "Frost/Nixon." Another compelling, if far less publicized re-creation of a major...
| Jan 26, 2009
Michael Sheen has made his name playing famous people in films -- British Prime Minister Tony Blair in "The Queen," talk-show host David Frost in "Frost/Nixon" -- and for his return to the "Underworld" franchise, his stylists seem to have taken Harry...