| Jul 19, 2012
| 11:21 PM
Usually bands have problems when it comes to the third albums. They have enough material from years of playing the small dingy clubs, and that fills up those first two CDs. On the third disc, they’re in the studio trying to write new material and it...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:35 PM
It has been four years since we last saw Batman in "The Dark Knight" and two and a half years since I proclaimed the film to be the best of the decade.
Needless to say, my expectations for the "The Dark Knight Rises" were extremely high. While the new...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:16 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival has chosen "Looper," director Rian Johnson's "thinking-man actioner" starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis, to open its 10-day event starting Sept. 6. The film stars Gordon-Levitt as a time-traveling...
| Nov 21, 2012
This season, Rodeo Drive has a new gem.
Dior has reopened its boutique after an eight-month renovation and set a new standard for shopping on the luxe Beverly Hills street.
Dior has already been making its mark on the red carpet with a bevy of stars...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Editor's note: In light of last week's shootings at a cinema in Aurora, Colo., Reel Critics contributor Susanne Perez asked that this special column be published with her thoughts as a moviegoer.
For many, July 20 became a memorable day for movies for...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
BERLIN -- Benh Zeitlin's "Beasts of the Southern Wild" will open the 25th Helsinki Film Festival on Sept. 20.
Also known as Love & Anarchy, Finland's biggest film festival is showcasing more Southern gothic with a gala presentation of William Friedkin'...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Moviegoers didn't exactly go psycho for "Hitchcock" at the box office this weekend, but the film didn't get slaughtered either.
The movie starring Anthony Hopkins as legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock debuted in 17 theaters this weekend and...
| Apr 29, 2012
A team of superheroes including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor unite to save the world. With Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. In Imax 3-D. Walt Disney...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Unfortunately linked to one of the year's most tragic news stories, director Christopher Nolan's conclusion to his Batman trilogy is as stylistically stunning as expected, with returnee Christian Bale's moody portrayal of Gotham City's main protector...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:36 AM
Movie fans trekking to Telluride, Colo., for the resort town’s annual film festival this weekend are set to see some of the fall’s most anticipated performances, including Bill Murray as FDR in “Hyde Park on Hudson,” Michael...
| Jun 21, 2012
*1/2 (out of four)
In “Midnight in Paris,” Adriana (Marion Cotillard) longs for an earlier era, unfulfilled by 1920s Paris. If she saw the city in 1890 as presented in “Bel Ami,” she might stop dreaming of the past.
| Jul 8, 2012
BEDFORD, England — From a distance, Christopher Nolan's Gotham City sure doesn't look like much. The "skyline" begins to emerge over the horizon in the rolling green farmlands about 50 miles north of London, but there are no gothic spires or granite...